The decision will also affect many charities that care for patients on Medicaid. The ruling says the federal government could expand the pool of people who are eligible for the federal-state insurance program, but the court limited the government’s ability to penalize states that do not want to participate in the bigger program.
The Chronicle will provide additional coverage of the ruling later today. Meanwhile, please tell us what you think of the decision. How will it affect you or your nonprofit or foundation? Please comment below or send an email to Suzanne Perry.