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8:19 am
Thu April 5, 2012

New Republic: Obama Against The Supreme Court

President Barack Obama listens to a question on his health care legislation pending before the U.S. Supreme Court during a joint press conference with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Mexican President Felipe Calderon in the Rose Garden of the White House April 2, 2012 in Washington, DC.
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Originally published on Thu April 5, 2012 7:42 am

William Galston is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and a contributing editor for The New Republic.

If the Supreme Court overturns key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, it will precipitate the largest confrontation between the Court and a president since the mid-1930s. Yes, the Court prevented Truman from seizing the steel mills and forced Nixon to give up the tapes. But in those instances the decision ended the controversy because the President chose not to prolong it.

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Opinion
8:19 am
Thu April 5, 2012

The Nation: Affordable Care Act And Supreme Court

Obamacare supporters shout slogans outside the Supreme Court on the third day of oral arguements over the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on March 28, 2012 in Washington, DC.
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Originally published on Thu April 5, 2012 7:42 am

Aziz Huq is an assistant professor at the University of Chicago Law School.

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This Is NPR
8:19 am
Thu April 5, 2012

From the Bullpen: NPR Follows MLB Hopeful in New Series

Derek Huber NPR

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 11:58 am

We've laced up our cleats, pulled out our dusty mitts and popped in some Big League Chew—Morning Edition is ready to take a swing with the majors!

As America celebrates baseball's opening day today, Morning Edition begins a new series that will follow one major league hopeful as he works to earn a spot on the Chicago White Sox roster.

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The Two-Way
8:12 am
Thu April 5, 2012

'Kony 2012, Part II' Is Released

It's All Politics
7:32 am
Thu April 5, 2012

Thursday Political Grab Bag: Poll Shows Romney Surge In PA

Mitt Romney has taken the lead in voter support in Pennsylvania, according to a new poll from Public Policy Polling which shows the Republican frontrunner ahead of Rick Santorum, the former U.S. senator from the Keystone State, 42 percent to 37 percent. That lead was just on the 4.9 point margin of error, suggesting a tie. That's bad news for Santorum, however, as he dropped six percentage points while Romney gained 17 percent from a month ago.

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