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The Madeleine Brand Show for June 28, 2012




Obamacare supporters and protesters gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to find out the ruling on the Affordable Health Act June 28, 2012 in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court has upheld the whole healthcare law of the Obama Administration.
Obamacare supporters and protesters gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to find out the ruling on the Affordable Health Act June 28, 2012 in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court has upheld the whole healthcare law of the Obama Administration.
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The Supreme Court upholds the health care law. President Obama is scheduled to make a statement this hour, and we'll bring it to you live. Chief Justice John Roberts was the key swing vote, saying the individual mandate is constitutional, because it's a tax. The court also upheld the expansion of Medicaid. What does that mean for Californians? And what does it mean for the upcoming election season? Track and field athletes are in Oregon this week, trying out for the U.S. Olympic team. We visit an athlete trying to make the U.S. squad. And the Sklar brothers are back with the week in sports.