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Perfect storm brewing for bipartisan health-care reform

Americans might finally have their say in the debate over genuine bipartisan health-care reform, an opportunity that they missed when Democrats steamrolled Obamacare through Congress in 2009 without a single Republican vote.

The occasion presents itself as the Supreme Court announces that it will hear a significant statutory dispute against the technically titled Affordable Care Act (ACA). The case, King v. Burwell, challenges the authority of the federal government to provide subsidies in states that have not created their own health-insurance exchanges.