In a highly anticipated ruling on the health care law, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that critical subsidies for health insurance are allowed under the Affordable Care Act.
The ruling in King vs. Burwell means that millions of Americans will continue to have access to subsidized health insurance on federal insurance exchanges like healthcare.gov.
The 6-3 decision included affirmative votes from Chief Justice John Roberts, as well as Justice Anthony Kennedy, who often wields the court’s key swing vote.
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