March 7, 2011 Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor, has a tough task ahead of him as he explains the differences between his health care law enacted when he was governor of Massachusetts and the new new federal health care law signed by President Obama.
February 8, 2011 Harvard legal scholar Laurence Tribe argues the Supreme Court will follow precedent, not politics, in deciding on whether the new health care law is constitutional.
February 3, 2011 Two legal scholars' opposing views suggest it's hard to predict a Supreme Court health care ruling. Randy Barnett of Georgetown said the law was unconstitutional while Charles Fried said it was.
February 3, 2011 The 1099 provision symbolized what was wrong with the health care law, undermining it. Interestingly, the repeal bill was finally credited to a Democratic senator facing a tough re-election though a Republican earlier introduced a similar bill.
February 2, 2011 The Senate GOP hopes to put Democrats facing tough 2012 races on even thinner ice with their votes on a bill to repeal the health care law. Meanwhile, Democrats hope to save their majority by doing more to tout the law's benefits to consumers.
February 1, 2011 The Republican minority leader offered a repeal amendment Tuesday, moving his push for an up-or-down Senate vote to repeal the 2010 health care law a step closer to fruition.
January 19, 2011 Democrats who largely disowned the health care law during the 2010 campaign now reclaim it. They are using the House debate over repealing the law as a chance to market the law like they wish they had earlier.
January 19, 2011 Much of the drama in the House health law repeal vote will be watching how certain members vote. Republican Sean Duffy of Wisconsin is definitely one to keep an eye on since he didn't campaign on repealing the health care law.
January 18, 2011 Republicans and Democrats seemed tamer as they debated the repeal of health care law.
January 18, 2011 A group of economists said mandates in the new law will be a disincentive to job creation. Many of the economists have played roles in the Republican administrations or have been GOP aides on Capitol Hill.
January 7, 2011 The narrow split in the public between those for and against repeal of the health care law ensured the messaging fight being waged by lawmakers and the Obama Administration would intensify.