The challenge of King v Burwell before the U.S. Supreme Court threatens the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Some claim the case is a continuation of the Koch brothers ongoing efforts to stymie the ACA. Others note that failure derives from a complex, private system; instead of a simple, publicly financed system. Deidre Fulton covered several opinions in "Cynical Obamacare Challenge Exposes Persistent Flaw of For-Profit System," posted at Common Dreams on 3-4-15. LEARN MORE.