Day Three at the Supreme Court: Severability and Medicaid

Published March 28, 2012

The third and final day of arguments at the Supreme Court will focus on the severability of the individual mandate from the balance of the law and on the Medicaid mandate for the states. Already it’s become clear the liberal-leaning justices are being more forceful on the issue of severability than they have on other areas, which perhaps illustrates concern on their part that a strikedown of the mandate could be incoming.

Once again, I’ll be liveblogging all day with Avik Roy of the Manhattan Institute and Nicole Fisher of the American Action Forum. Please join us as we discuss these important and complex issues.