King v. Burwell will not threaten the legacy of President Barack Obama after all. Nor will it add further uncertainty and chaos to the already burdensome task of bringing employer health plans into compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

In a 6-3 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld PPACA's health insurance premium subsidies, thus preserving affordable coverage for millions of Americans.

Employers, whether they personally supported the subsidies or not, won't have to tread water while the subsidy system is replaced as a result of the ruling.

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