Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson is angered by the U-S Supreme Court ruling upholding the Obama Healthcare law! She voted repeatedly against the bill that she says was passed against the will of the people in 2009. The High Court ruled the individual mandate is not allowed under the commerce clause of the Constitution. But can remain because of the power of Congress to tax. Emerson tells KZIM KSIM if the court agrees Congress has the power to tax, then we must cut this tax! Emerson says the President nor the Democratic leaders in Congress never promoted this mandate as a tax on people three years ago. She says politically, the Republicans will fight this as an increase on the middle class and show Obama went back on his word not to pass a tax hike. Under the law, if you do not purchase health insurance, you can be fined up to 2-thousand-dollars per family per year by the IRS starting in 2016.
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