The Affordable Care Act Heads To Court14:15

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The Supreme Court in Washington. (AP)
The Supreme Court in Washington. (AP)

President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law two years ago this week. Parts of the law are already in effect, but the most controversial part — a mandate for individuals to buy health insurance — is still a couple of years off.

And next week, the Supreme Court will hear from opponents to the law and from Obama administration officials.


  • Adam Liptak, reporter for The New York Times

This segment aired on March 22, 2012.

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