All posts tagged "obamacare"

  • GOP health care bill, wiretapping, Day Without a Woman

    This week on The Square Circle, we discuss these issues: Republicans in the House of Representatives released their long-awaited health care bill this week, but it has come under fire from many groups, even conservative ones. What...

    • Posted March 11, 2017
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  • House ethics reform, Obamacare, Trump and Russia

    This week on The Square Circle, we discuss the House Republicans' ethics flap, Obamacare repeal, and Donald Trump's closeness to Russia. Gregory Clay of GDClay.com, political correspondent for McClatchy James Rosen, and Kelley Vlahos of the American Conservative...

    • Posted January 5, 2017
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    Zubik v. Burwell: Contraception and Religious Freedom

    Matthew Bowman of the Alliance Defending Freedom and Gregory Lipper of Americans United for the Separation of Church and State debate Zubik v. Burwell, a Supreme Court case involving Obamacare's contraception mandate and religious freedom. Matthew Bowman...

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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  • King v. Burwell: A Debate

    Two legal scholars debate King v. Burwell, a Supreme Court case involving Obamacare. Robert A. Destro Catholic University of America Robert A. Destro is professor of law at The Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law....

    • Posted March 23, 2015
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  • Immigration, Jerusalem attack, Gruber-Gate

    President Obama made big news on immigration this week. Last night he outlined his executive order that would shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation. Republicans criticized the move, saying that it’s illegal and undermines the rule...

    • Posted November 21, 2014
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  • Climate change, net neutrality, Obamacare

    Big news this week on climate change. President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to limit their countries’ carbon emissions. Many have hailed the agreement as a breakthrough, but some in Congress worry that it would hurt...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Health Care, the Commerce Clause, and “the Broccoli Argument”

    Is the health care individual mandate akin to attempts to force people to buy broccoli? Two experts debate. Ilya Shapiro Cato Institute Ilya Shapiro is a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute and editor-in-chief...

    • Posted March 8, 2011
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  • Individual Mandate and Personal Liberty

    Is the individual mandate a violation of personal liberty? Mark Pauly, Ph.D. Wharton School of Business Mark Pauly, Ph.D., is Bendheim Professor at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.   Michael Tanner Cato...

    • Posted June 23, 2009
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