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High Court Health Care Ruling Shifts Action To States

The decision shifts much of the burden of implementing the law to the states, which are responsible for the lion's share of getting people without insurance covered under the health law. States also now have to make a decision about expanding Medicaid coverage to their poorest people.
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Results Of Court's Decision Will Be 'Devastating'

For some elected officials in Florida, Thursday's Supreme Court decision came as an unexpected shock. Republican Governor Rick Scott and his administration have done as little as possible to comply with the law. Now they have some tough decisions to make.
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Health Care Ruling Is A Mixed Bag For Insurers

The Supreme Court's decision removes much of the uncertainty for businesses involved in health care. Renee Montagne talks to Karen Ignani of America's Health Insurance Plans, the insurance industry's trade group, about the impact of the Supreme Court's ruling.
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Business Owners Mixed On Health Care Ruling

The Supreme Court's ruling upholding the federal health care law was met with a variety of reactions from business groups and owners. Some said the decision would help them grow, but others said the ruling would make them more hesitant to hire.
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Cuccinelli: Health Care Decision Defines Limit Of Federal Power

While he was disappointed the Affordable Care Act wasn't overturned, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli  sees a silver lining in it for those who advocate restraints on federal power.

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Analysis: Implementing The Affordable Care Act In Maryland, Virginia

The Supreme Court voted to uphold the Affordable Care Act, leaving states open to implement it. Andy Hyman of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation explains the steps Virginia and Maryland will have to take moving forward.

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Obama Hails Health Care Decision As 'A Victory'

After the Supreme Court ruled the Affordable Care Act was constitutional, the president gave his response. In his speech, he called the landmark decision "a victory for people all over this country."
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Local Health Care: The Law's Impact On States

The Supreme Court's ruling that upholds the federal health law leaves many states prepared to implement the Affordable Care Act. The ruling also made an expansion of Medicaid optional for states. NPR's Julie Rovner talks to Audie Cornish what the decision will mean for states.

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