Chairman Alexander Statement on Texas v. Azar Court Case

Posted on December 15, 2018

MARYVILLE, Tenn., December 15, 2018 — U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate’s health committee, today released the following statement on the ruling in Texas v. Azar:

"If the U.S. Supreme Court eventually were to agree that Obamacare is unconstitutional—which seems unlikely, however poorly the law was written—I am confident that any new federal law replacing it will continue to protect Americans with pre-existing conditions who buy health insurance."