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Monday, June 18, 2012

Downfall of health care reform could benefit Obama

By the end of June, the Supreme Court will issue its rulings on challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Convention wisdom suggests the potential downfall of what is President Barack Obama's signature legislative accomplishment would be a political disaster.

While such an outcome would hardly be welcomed by the Obama administration, there is a perspective that indicates the downfall of health care reform could energize the president's reelection campaign. I briefly address such a potential outcome in this article originally published at and