Interesting article – Florida has stopped implementing PPACA

After Judge Vinson, a federal judge in Florida, ruled the individual mandate as well as the entire Affordable Care Act to be unconstitutional, Florida has stopped implementing the new law all together. Judge Vinson’s ruling was based on the Commerce Clause which, in his opinion gives Congress limited powers over inter-state commerce matters, and thus they cannot tax an individual for not purchasing a good or service. It’ll be interesting to see if the other 25 states that sued the federal government will follow along with Florida and halt implementation…


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