Affordable Care Act Tax Credits Upheld by the U. S. Supreme Ct.

The U.S. Supreme Court, June 25, 2015,  in King v. Burwell, a 6-3 majority, upheld the federal tax subsidies under the  Affordable Care Act. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.  wrote for the majority. Justice Roberts settled that the tax credits are necessary for the Federal Exchanges to act like their State Exchange counterparts, and to avoid the sort of disastrous result that Congress clearly meant to prevent.

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