by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/26/19, 11:54 am
WASHINGTON—On Monday, the Justice Department sided with a federal judge’s ruling that the Affordable Care Act, former President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law, is unconstitutional and should be struck down. The department filed a determination with the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals saying that “the district court’s judgment should be affirmed.” Last December, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor sided with a coalition of Republican states in Texas v.