A Timeline of the Texas Court Case

July 5, 2019

Since September of last year, a group of Republican Attorneys General have been seeking to have the ACA ruled unconstitutional. As we approach oral arguments in the U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, on Tuesday, July 9th, a look back at how the case has evolved–told by some of the most reputable press outlets.

  • November 10th, 2020: Washington Post – The Supreme Court hears the case
  • March 2nd, 2020: Vox – The Supreme Court agrees to hear the case
  • June 26th, 2019: Washington Post – Appellate court raises potential new threat to ACA
  • May 9th, 2019: Washington Post – Democrats launch health-care law rescue in face of Trump’s threat of repeal
  • March 25th, 2019: Vox – The Trump administration wants all of Obamacare overturned by the courts
  • December 15th, 2018: CNN – Federal judge in Texas strikes down Affordable Care Act
  • September 6th, 2018: Axios – Texas lawsuit throws the ACA’s future into uncertainty