TITLE

Insuring Influence

AUTHOR(S)
Robeznieks, Andis
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/27/2012, Vol. 42 Issue 35, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on John Roberts, chief justice of the U.S. and "Modern Healthcare's" most influential person in healthcare for 2012. As proof of his influence, Roberts cast the deciding vote and wrote the majority opinion in the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling to uphold the constitutionality of the individual mandate of the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. One major issue faced by Roberts and the other justices is health insurance. Details of his opinion on the issue are noted. INSET: A senator with staying power.
ACCESSION #
79441792

 

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