Is mandating health insurance unconstitutional

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If the federal government is limited to its constitutionally enumerated powers, how exactly does it have the authority to impose the individual mandate?

Proponents of the legislation argue that some of Congress' broader enumerated powers, including the Commerce Clause, allow for the individual mandate.

If this mandate is allowed to stand, it would be the first use of the Commerce Clause to universally mandate an activity by all citizens of the United States.

The most common argument used to justify a federal mandate to purchase health insurance is the talking point that states are allowed to force individuals to buy car insurance before they are allowed to drive.

In another case similarly relied on, the Court extended the Commerce Power to people who grew, exchanged, and used medical marijuana.

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