Federal judge deals potentially fatal blow to Obamacare

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On Friday, a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional -- after Congress ended the fine on people who didn’t carry insurance. For now, Obamacare will continue to function normally. But after the Texas ruling, the case will likely reach the Supreme Court.

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Guest:
Jessica Levinson - Professor, LMU's Loyola Law School in Los Angeles - @LevinsonJessica

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Yael Even Or, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Caitlin Plummer