Economists Back Obama On Health Care Reform

Law360, New York (November 12, 2010, 4:09 PM EST) -- A group of American economics professors and scholars has petitioned to have the federal court overseeing the consolidated 20-state challenge to President Barack Obama's landmark health care reform law consider its defense of the measure's constitutionality.

In a motion seeking leave to file an amicus brief in support of the government's effort to dismiss the case in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, 35 economic heavyweights, including three Nobel Laureates and members of several former presidential administrations, offered to explain the unique...
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