Judge Nixes Immediate Appeal In ACA Funding Challenge
Mealey's (October 19, 2015, 3:12 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The interests of justice mean the government must wait to appeal a ruling allowing the U.S. House to proceed with some of its Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) funding challenge, a federal judge held Oct. 19 (United States House of Representatives v. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, et al., No. 14-1967, D. D.C.).
(Opinion available. Document #93-151028-009Z.)
The House of Representatives sued Sylvia Mathews Burwell, as secretary of Health and Human Services, and others (collectively, HHS), claiming that the defendant and other government...