Cuomo Hails High Court Health Ruling As NY GOPs Fume

Law360, New York (June 28, 2012, 6:07 PM EDT) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who used his executive power to create a health insurance exchange after Republican lawmakers wouldn't go along with the idea, hailed the U.S. Supreme Court's Thursday decision upholding the bulk of the nation's landmark health law.

For their part, Empire State Republicans doubled down on their vows to repeal it.

The decision marked a crucial win for the Democratic governor because without the so-called individual mandate, New York's nascent health benefits exchange could have suffered from lack of customers and funds...
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