The new protections are part of a broader rule from the Department of Health and Human Services to carry out anti-bias provisions of President Barack Obama's health care law. "This is a huge step," said Michael Silverman, director of the Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund in New York. The Supreme Court recognized a constitutional right for same-sex...» Read More
So it was all about semantics, a “tax” vs a “penalty”, but the bottom line is the same, the law stands.
After the shock wears off, we’re all going to have to show up to work and get back to the business of doing our jobs. So what will that look like for those of us on the front lines of the economy?
The Supreme Court's Obamacare decision was one of the most anticipated in a decade. What effect will it have on your business?
The Supreme Court has rendered its opinion and now we’re going to have around 30 million more consumers entering a health care system that is already broken… and broke. What should be done? In a word: outcomes.
Discussing the potential burden bussiness' might face on news of the health-care ruling, with Jim Garland, Sharp Details CEO and Joe Engler, Business Roundtable president.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on how President Obama reacted to the passing of his health care law; and Zeke Emanuel, former White House health policy advisor; Rudy Giuliani, former New York City major; and Greg Abbott, Texas Attorney General, weigh in.
With earnings season just around the corner, Cramer sheds some light on what to expect from six key sectors.
Small business owners, who have been waiting for the Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare before hiring and investing, say the ruling raises more questions than it answers.
A quickly assembled panel on Thursday's Supreme Court decision upholding the healthcare reform law quickly reached a consensus: The court rightly determined that the individual mandate was a tax despite the Obama administration's insistence that it was not such thing.
While Obama's health care overhaul is expected to benefit most of the industry by making coverage more affordable, some sectors will get a bigger boost than others.
The Supreme Court's historic ruling may have settled the legality of Obamacare, but it hardly ended the debate about the law.
A tax is a tax is a tax, according to Justice Roberts. But he forgot to say that if you tax something more, you get less of it.
"Our mission is clear, if we want to get rid of Obamacare, we're going to have to replace President Obama", says Mitt Romney responding to the Supreme Court's decision on the "Affordable Care Act".
A look at the impact of the Supreme Court's ruling on biotech stocks, with James Greenwood, BIO CEO.
Now that it has been backed by the Supreme Court, what is the individual mandate at the heart of President Barack Obama's health-care law?
"We need to move beyond politics and get on with trying to make the health care system work and make it cost-competitive," says Bill George, former Medtronic chairman & CEO, weighing in on the high court's health care ruling and what companies must do to keep health care costs down.
"The Court has over-stepped the Constitution. This is fighting words for us," says Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), weighing in on his disappointment over the Supreme Court's decision on President Obama's health care reform bill. "Wait until you see the reaction from the Tea Party," he adds.
The Supreme Court's decision to uphold President Barack Obama's sweeping health care law is a crucial election-year victory for the Democratic incumbent. It also marks a pivotal point in the presidential race.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the political implications of the high court's decision on health care reform and the political "win" for President Obama.
Matthew Dodds, Citigroup, weighs in on which companies are set to benefit or lose from the Supreme Court's health care verdict, with Dave Shove, BMO Capital Markets.