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Affordable Care Act ruling upholds recently delayed employer mandate; IRS issues guidance

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The Affordable Care Act's employer-provided health insurance mandate is Constitutional, according to a July 11 federal appeals court ruling. The Obama administration recently announced the employer mandate implementation is delayed one year, giving nursing homes and other potentially affected businesses until Jan. 1, 2015, to prepare.

Supreme Court decision protects congressional powers; Congress delays vote on repeal of healthcare reform

Supreme Court decision protects congressional powers; Congress delays vote on repeal of healthcare reform

A Supreme Court vote Monday signaled which way the court could lean in the healthcare reform debate.