Senator Can't Prove Any Injury From ACA Subsidy, OPM Says

Law360, Washington (March 18, 2014, 5:46 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Office of Personnel Management urged a Wisconsin federal court to dismiss a suit by Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., that seeks to block allegedly special treatment for federal lawmakers under the Affordable Care Act, arguing Monday that Johnson failed to show any concrete injury.

According to the OPM, the court does not have jurisdiction to rule on Johnson’s claims that the health benefits the office provides to federal lawmakers and their staff are more generous than legally allowed under the ACA, because his arguments are...
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Case Title

Johnson et al v. U.S. Office of Personnel Management et al


Case Number

1:14-cv-00009

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Wisconsin Eastern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision

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William C Griesbach

Date Filed

January 5, 2014

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