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The Madeleine Brand Show for June 19, 2012




The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to render a decision on the Affordable Care Act.
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to render a decision on the Affordable Care Act.
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The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to hand down a decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. But here in California, legislators have already passed laws that rely upon the federal reform. Depending on how the court rules, the future of those state laws could be at risk. Ezra Klein of the Washington Post joins to show to discuss why the individual mandate, once at the heart of Republican health-care reforms for two decades, is now opposed by conservatives. Then, your wine bottle might have Bordeaux on the label, but is it actually from a house in Arcadia? Vanity Fair's Michael Steinberger uncorks a million dollar wine scam. And Ann Powers is back for New Music Tuesday.