Althouse: A federal district judge has upheld Congress’s power–under the Commerce Clause–to require individuals to buy health insurance

Ann Althouse Althouse 10/7/2010

Here‘s the decision, linked from Politico. How does the judge — George Steeh of the Eastern District of Michigan — deal with the key problem, that Congress is trying to regulate persons who are not engaging in any economic activity? This is the key passage:

The plaintiffs have not opted out […]