commerce clause http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20131/all en WashPost Defends ObamaCare's Constitutionality; But In 1995, Paper Cautioned Congress to 'Demonstrate Some Modesty' On Commerce Clause http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/washpost-defends-obamacares-constitutionality-1995-paper-cautioned-congress-demonstrate-s <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/ken-shepherd">Ken Shepherd</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> It was as predictable as the sun rising in the east, but today the Washington Post defended as constitutional ObamaCare's individual mandate. The mandate is defended by the administration as being legitimate under the Constitution's commerce clause, a defense the Post editorial board agreed with while conceding that the arguments against the mandate are "serious."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/washpost-defends-obamacares-constitutionality-1995-paper-cautioned-congress-demonstrate-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts Constitution Government Media commerce clause constitution obamacare Supreme Court Washington Post Tue, 27 Mar 2012 20:56:50 +0000 ken.shepherd 39609 at http://www.mrc.org