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Rep. Pelosi: Ted Kennedy Can 'Rest In Peace'

One of the key architects behind the design and passage of the Affordable Care Act was House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi. She speaks to Audie Cornish about Thursday's Supreme Court ruling, which upheld the heart of the law.
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Roberts Sheds Aura Of Predictability With Ruling

But court observers caution it is too soon to add the chief justice to the list of those who acted in unexpected ways once they joined the Supreme Court.
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Friday News Roundup - International

European leaders agree to measures to help struggling euro zone members. Egyptian Mohamed Morsi is to be sworn in as president. Tensions heighten between Syria and Turkey over the downing of a military plane. And Russia's president visits Israel. A panel of journalists join Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

The Supreme Court upheld President Obama's health care law. The House voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress over Fast and Furious. Utah Senator Orin Hatch and New York Congressman Charlie Rangel survive their primaries. Ron Elving of NPR, Karen Tumulty of the Washington Post and John Harwood of CNBC join Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Maryland Reacts To Supreme Court's Decision On Health Care

Maryland Democrats claimed victory after today's Supreme Court ruling on President Obama's health care reform bill as Governor Martin O'Malley heralded the state's efforts to implement the law so far.

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What's Next For Healthcare, At Home And On The Hill

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the vast majority of President Obama's healthcare law on Thursday, declaring the controversial individual mandate constitutional. The ruling may have significant implications for consumers and political ramifications for lawmakers, the Obama administration and the presidential election.
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Legal Scholars React: 'Many People Were Stunned'

The Supreme Court's decision upholding the centerpiece of President Obama's health care legislation was based on a legal rationale that for some experts was very surprising.
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Obama's Supreme Court Health Care Victory Hard To Overstate

President Obama's big victory on the law so identified with him that it's called "Obamacare" means he can campaign more boldly on the law as a major achievement. He also won't have to counter claims that he wasted the first years of his presidency.
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Does Court's Rule Put End To Health Care Battle?

The Supreme Court upheld President Obama's signature health care law, the Affordable Care Act. Guest host Viviana Hurtado takes a closer look at the court's historic decision with NPR's Senior Washington Editor Ron Elving, Dr. Kavita Patel of the Brookings Institution, and Michael Cannon of the Cato Institute.
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Outside Supreme Court, Emotional Reactions To Health Care Decision

Activists on both sides of the debate had emotional reactions after news spread outside the Supreme Court that the court had upheld most parts of the Affordable Care Act. 

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