individual mandate http://wfpl.org en McConnell: Ruling Underscores Need To Repeal "Obamacare" http://wfpl.org/post/mcconnell-ruling-underscores-need-repeal-obamacare <p>Here is a statement released by<a href="http://“Today’s decision makes one thing clear: Congress must act to repeal this misguided law. Obamacare has not only limited choices and increased health care costs for American families, it has made it harder for American businesses to hire. Today’s decision does nothing to diminish the fact that Obamacare’s mandates, tax hikes, and Medicare cuts should be repealed and replaced with common sense reforms that lower costs and that the American people actually want. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:27:08 +0000 Rick Howlett 832 at http://wfpl.org Rep. Young: Health Care Law Still "Bad Public Policy" http://wfpl.org/post/rep-young-health-care-law-still-bad-public-policy <p><a href="http://toddyoung.house.gov/health-care-decision">Indiana&nbsp;Congressman Todd Young</a> (R-Bloomington)&nbsp;released&nbsp;this&nbsp;statement on today&#39;s Supreme Court health&nbsp;care ruling:</p><p><em>&ldquo;Because of the negative effect on our economy and job creation, I&rsquo;m disappointed that the so-called individual mandate requiring every American to purchase health insurance will stand.&nbsp; However, I am pleased that the Court has affirmed that our federal government is constitutionally limited in its ability to regulate Americans&rsquo; lives.</em></p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:09:28 +0000 Rick Howlett 831 at http://wfpl.org