As the nation waits on the Supreme Court's ruling on the
Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare), it's worth taking a look at
he 2010 ReasonTV video that the
New York Times recently cited as one of the reasons why the
individual mandate is under legal attack.
Here's the original writeup for "Wheat, Weed, and Obamacare,"
produced by Austin Bragg:
The Commerce Clause of the U.
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