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Final arguments on health care law
San Francisco Chronicle

A top Obama administration lawyer on Wednesday offered a last-ditch appeal to Supreme Court justices not to overturn the sweeping health care law by telling them Congress made a “judgment of policy” that they should respect. Quoting the Constitution’s preamble, Solicitor General Donald Verrilli said the law helps “secure the blessings of liberty” for more than 40 million uninsured people and frees them from worries over bankruptcy if a loved one gets a cancer diagnosis.