A recent A.P.
story about IRS enforcement of ObamaCare's individual health
insurance mandate tax focuses on the
personnel required but also mentions a point I made a few months
before the Supreme Court upheld that provision (in a
post headlined "If the Penalty for Uninsured Taxpayers
Survives, Good Luck Collecting It"): If people decide not to buy
he medical coverage the government thinks they should have, there
is not much the government can do about it.
A big part of the debate and oral argument that preceded the Supreme Court's ruling on healthcare reform was whether being required to purchase health insurance—the so-called individual mandate—was akin to being forced by the govern... Read Post
Back when the Supreme Court upheld the legality of Obamacare’s individual mandate, folks on the left were fond of taunting conservative critics by saying Obamacare is “the law.” Anyone else remember this smug tweet from the official... Read Post