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Requiring health insurance supports the private market and lessens government’s role
Sacramento Bee

The individual mandate provision of the 2010 health-care reform law is winding its way through the courts, and will probably be decided by the Supreme Court. It’s the place of judges to decide the constitutional issues. However, as a physician and a public health researcher, respectively, we believe that striking down the mandate would threaten the future of private health insurance coverage.