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A look at the Roberts Supreme Court - The Galveston County Daily News : Columns

September 16, 2014

Three Musketeers A look at the Roberts Supreme Court

Posted: Monday, July 28, 2014 12:30 am

When the Roberts Supreme Court made its June 2012 decision on Obamacare, it rejected the administration’s argument that forcing people to buy health care was constitutional under the Commerce Clause of the Constitution.

In recent years courts have twisted the original intent of the framers of the Constitution. When written, the Commerce Clause was intended to give the federal government the authority to regulate the transportation of goods from one state to another. It was not meant to cover goods once they reached their destination.

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