RNC chair says Republicans will consider the individual mandate a tax

On the issue of whether to call the individual mandate a "tax" or a "penalty," Republicans—like Democrats before last week's Supreme Court ruling—are trying to have it both ways. In a Tuesday morning interview, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus joined the conflicted chorus. Appearing on CNN, Priebus insisted that, like Mitt Romney, he disagreed with Chief Justice John Roberts' ruling that the individual mandate was constitutional under Congress' power to tax,...Full Story
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