‘Obamacare’ Supreme Court Ruling Draws Celebrity Reactions Around the Web
In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Court ruled to back all part of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), a sweeping new healthcare law informally referred to as Obamacare.
And the news became a trending topic on Twitter almost instantly.
The social-networking site’s millions of users — including many celebrities — spoke out about the 5-4 decision.
For example, frank filmmaker Michael Moore wrote, “Most impt part of Obama victory today is that insurance companies can no longer deny coverage because someone has a pre-existing condition.”
Cher also celebrated the Court’s judgement. “Set alarm 2hear Supreme court decision on pres Obama’s health plan!” she tweeted. “It WAS UP HELD! I literally jumped out of bed started doing snoopy dance.”