D.C. Court of Appeals strikes Obamacare federal insurance exchange subsidy regulation; 4th Circuit upholds federal exchange

IRS regulation granting subsidies to those who sign up on federal Obamacare exchange stricken

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 7/22/2014

UPDATE: Whipsaw: 4th Circuit upholds Obamacare federal exchange subsidy after D.C. Circuit rejects

Full opinion and Judgment at bottom of post

Decision just released in Halbig case. Here’s the punchline:

Section 36B of the Internal […]

Obama weighs executive hammer

Benjamin Goad and Ferdous Al-Faruque The Hill 7/1/2014

President Obama is weighing executive actions after the Supreme Court ruled against ObamaCare’s contraception mandate.

The White House swiftly called on Congress to enact a legislative fix but realistically knows lawmakers aren’t about to act.

Obama has come under criticism from Republicans for his use of executive […]