Election 2012

Affordable Care Amendment
4:27 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Alabama Voters Take On Affordable Care Act

Amendment 6 will allow Alabama voters to express their views on the Affordable Care Act without having any significant legal impact.
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A constitutional amendment on Tuesday's ballot will allow Alabama voters to express their views on the Affordable Care Act without having any significant legal impact.


Amendment 6 would prohibit any person, employer or health care provider from being compelled to participate in any health care system.


The sponsor, former Republican state Rep. Blaine Galliher of Rainbow City, says it allows voters to express their views on the act and its passage will encourage the state attorney general to keep pursuing legal challenges.

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