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Appeals court hears Obamacare challenge based on tax issue
Modern Healthcare

A federal appeals court panel Tuesday heard yet another challenge to the nation’s healthcare law, in a case that revolves around the legality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s constitutionality because of which house of Congress originated it.

At issue in Hotze v. Burwell is whether the ACA is unconstitutional because it is a revenue-raising law that should have originated in the House rather than the Senate.