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June 29th, 2012
11:06 AM ET

MYB: What will happen to your health care coverage now that the legislation has been upheld?

Christine Romans explains the financial changes that Americans can expect to see in their insurance coverage now that the Supreme Court has upheld the President's health care legislation.


Filed under: Minding Your Business
June 29th, 2012
11:02 AM ET

What's trending for June 29, 2012

A new poll shows that 65% of Americans think that President Obama would handle an alien invasion better than Mitt Romney, and a company called GoVacuum unveils a million-dollar, 24-karat gold plated vacuum cleaner.


Filed under: Trending
June 29th, 2012
10:56 AM ET

Rep. Phil Gingrey: Health care legislation is 'un-American'

The U.S. Supreme Court made a landmark ruling yesterday, upholding President Barack Obama’s controversial health care legislation, or “Obamacare.”

This morning, Rep. Phil Gingrey, who is a doctor and the spokesperson for the Doctors Caucus in Congress, tells Ashleigh Banfield that he wants a full repeal of the president's law.

“The law may not be unconstitutional, but it is un-American,” Gingrey tells Ashleigh.

According to CNN polling, the majority of Americans oppose Obamacare. However, this is not due to the fact that they dislike the legislation or want it repealed.

On Early Start today, Ashleigh breaks down the opposing 51% to clarify that 13% of that figure is attributed to people who oppose the law because it is not liberal enough. Accordingly, only 34% of Americans oppose what the law represents.

Watch the clip above to see things get heated when Ashleigh asks Dr. Gingrey about these stats.


Filed under: Health care • Politics
June 28th, 2012
09:55 AM ET

The complexity of an individual mandate

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta details the complexities in the Affordable Care Act and what the individual mandate means.


Filed under: Health care
June 28th, 2012
09:37 AM ET

How the SCOTUS health care ruling could shape the presidential race

Jim Acosta looks at how the Supreme Court's health care ruling could shape the 2012 presidential race.


Filed under: 2012 election • Health care
June 28th, 2012
07:41 AM ET

VIDEO: Health care: Key issues in SCOTUS ruling

Kate Bolduan looks at the questions the U.S. Supreme Court has to address in its ruling on the Affordable Care Act.


Filed under: Uncategorized
June 28th, 2012
06:44 AM ET

MYB: Obamacare and your money

Christine Romans looks at the costs involved in the Affordable Care act, compared to medical costs without legislation.


Filed under: Health care • Minding Your Business
June 28th, 2012
06:33 AM ET

What's trending for June 28th, 2012

'Anti-cheating' ring prints "I'm married," robot always wins rock, paper, scissors & lion lunges at kid in zoo photo.


Filed under: Trending
June 28th, 2012
06:08 AM ET

High winds fueling Colorado wildfire – Rob Marciano reports live from the scene

Rob Marciano reports on the weather conditions preventing first responders from containing the Colorado wildfire.


Filed under: Wildfire
June 27th, 2012
12:58 PM ET

Politics roundup: Paul Steinhauser on longtime lawmakers defying the odds in primaries, and what the SCOTUS health care ruling could mean for presidential race

Paul Steinhauser on how longtime lawmakers survived primary contests & previews the anticipated health care ruling.


Filed under: 2012 election • Politics
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