Sunday, April 1, 2012

Justice Scalia Repeats Right-Wing Talking Points Vs. Health Reform

Antonin Scalia is among the conservative Supreme Court justices who view themselves as “Constitutional originalists,” upholding the Constitution's original intent–as opposed to the "liberal judicial activists." In this regard, it’s remarkable how much Scalia echoes the talking points of Republicans against the Affordable Care Act, including the "broccoli argument." Think Progress produced the following video, which reveals the extent to which Scalia, far from merely "calling balls and strikes," is a conservative judicial activist:

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