U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments over The Health Care Law

Mon, 03/26/2012 - 8:00pm - Wed, 03/28/2012 - 10:00pm

The United States Supreme Court building 

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WXXI and NPR provide extensive coverage of what's at stake with the healthcare overhaul.

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in the one of the most important legal and policy cases of our generation. Starting on Monday, March 26, and continuing Tuesday the 27th and Wednesday the 28th, the justices will consider the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. WXXI and NPR will provide extensive coverage, beginning at 8 p.m. Monday, March 26 through Wednesday, March 28 on AM 1370/FM-HD 91.5-2.

The Supreme Court will release audio of the respective days' arguments and NPR will provide one-hour wrap specials each day of the arguments. Jennifer Ludden, NPR correspondent, will host  the daily wraps. Tentative guests include Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg, Health Policy Correspondent Julie Rovner and National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson.