Richard A. Epstein – Why the Reid Bill is Unconstitutional
Impermissible Ratemaking in Health-Insurance Reform:
Why the Reid Bill is Unconstitutional
By Richard A. Epstein
This piece by Richard Epstein methodically, and carefully details the unconstitutional nature of the bill.
Richard A. Epstein is the James Parker hall Distinguished Service Professor of Law at the University of Chicago, the Peter and Kirstin Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a visiting professor at the NYU Law School, and a visiting scholar at the Manhattan Institute.
The 25 page analysis is not light reading, but it beats the 2074 pages of the original bill.
Health Care Bill PDF: http://democrats.senate.gov/reform/patient-protection-affordable-care-act.pdf