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President: Obamacare 'Is Here to Stay'

3:00 PM, Jul 5, 2012 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
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It is not the Supreme Court's job, according to its chief justice, “to protect the people from the consequences of their political choices.” The Court must defer to Congress, the body which passes the laws, good or bad.

Well, according to David Nakamura, at the Washington Post's Election 2012 blog, the president has something to say about that:

President Obama declared victory Thursday in the two-year fight over his health care reform bill, declaring at a campaign rally that “the law I passed is here to stay.”

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