Obamacare heads to the SCOTUS

After two years of debates and state by state court rulings, the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), will be argued in front of the Supreme Court for an unprecedented 5.5 hours over the next three days. No one knows what the decision will be from the Supreme Court. However, according to the most recent polls, and most polls since the legislation was introduced, both Republicans and many Democrats don't believe that this mandate is constitutional.

The individual mandate is a key section of the legislation. The individual mandate is the part of the new healthcare law that forces you to buy health insurance if you are a citizen of the United States.

“To be a legal citizen, you have to purchase this product,” Glenn said.

“Remember, the Tea Party has been positioned saying that it’s unconstitutional as hateful extremists,” Stu points out before reading the approval ratings for Obamacare and the individual mandate.

The latest polls numbers have come after two years of the Obama Administration telling Americans how wonderful this legislation is, and using the Tea Party as a scape goat to any negative coverage of the law.

Here is what Stu had to report from recent Gallup Polls:

“72% of Americans say that the individual mandate is unconstitutional,” he said.

After Pat joked that those poll results obviously come from conservative voters, Stu gave the actual breakdown of participants in the polling data. Not surprisingly, 94% of Republicans believe the mandate is unconstitutional. However, 70% of Independents and 56% of Democrats also say that the individual mandate is unconstitutional.

“Give me the number of people who like it,” Glenn told Stu.

Stu reported that only 38% of the people that are for the mandate believe it to be constitutional.

“Now, let’s see what happens with the Supreme Court,” Glenn said. “Are they even in-step with the American people?”

It should come as no surprise that a newsworthy story receives more media coverage when released on a Monday than a Friday. The reason is in part due to a large number of news-consuming Americans checking out for the week to focus on their weekend plans rather than the news.

On Monday's radio program, Glenn Beck shared information that President Joe Biden decided to release on Friday — when fewer people would notice — regarding the Climate Finance report. This report is marketed to Americans as "A Roadmap To Build a Climate-Resilient Economy." But Glenn believes the report to be Biden's Great Reset warning shot to banks.

In this clip, Glenn warned that if Americans don't stand together, in eight years we all indeed will own nothing. Watch the clip for the full story. Can't watch? Download the podcast here.



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On today's radio program, Glenn Beck was joined by Bill O'Reilly to discuss the top stories of the week.

For O'Reilly, the biggest story this week centered around someone mysteriously missing from mainstream media news reports today: Mark Zuckerberg. Specifically, O'Reilly said it's the 'scandalous' way the Facebook CEO spent nearly $420 million to influence the 2020 election — and did so successfully.

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On Thursday's radio program, Grace Smith and her father, Andy, joined Glenn Beck on the phone and provided a first-hand account of Grace's refusal to wear a mask at school.

Smith, 16, began a maskless protest after her school district in Laramie, Wyoming, decided to implement a mask mandate. As a result, Grace received three suspensions, was issued two $500-citations, and was eventually arrested.

"How long were you in jail?" Glenn asked.

Grace said was taken to jail but was never booked nor was she was placed in a jail cell.

Glenn commended Grace's father, Andy, for raising such a "great citizen" and asked if it was Grace's idea to protest. Andy said it was Grace's idea, explaining that they took the position of arguing on the grounds of civil rights rather than the efficacy of wearing a mask.

Grace has since withdrawn from public school and started a home school program. She also told Glenn that she will continue to fight the school district, legally.

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It seems the Left wants a civil war and some on the Right want a national divorce. The country is split right now unlike anything Glenn Beck has ever witnessed. There are two sides: Those who want to fundamentally change this country and those who believe in KEEPING the experiment of liberty that the Founding Founders intended.

The ideological gap seems impossible to cross, but Glenn explains why he won't secede. David Reaboi, Claremont Institute senior fellow and author of "National Divorce Is Expensive, but It's Worth Every Penny," tells Glenn why a national breakup is not an impossibility just because it will be difficult.

What can we do to fight back … peacefully? How can the states that still believe in the Constitution create pockets of freedom in the shadow of tyranny? On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn answers that and provides a road map to preserving what the Left is trying to destroy.

Finally, James Simpson, author of "Who Was Karl Marx? The Men, the Motives and the Menace Behind Today's Rampaging American Left," provides solutions on the issues the "red states" must unite around before Left and Right America officially call it quits.

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