We do not consider whether the act embodied sound policies. That judgment is entrusted to the Nations elected leaders. We ask only whether Congress has the power under the Constitution to enact the challenge provisions. Sounds to me like he's trying to clear the court and put blame where it belongs...WITH THE ELECTED POLITICIANS Im not giving him a pass but knowing how unpopular obamacare is, in a way did he just throw obama under the bus? That is- getting the base enraged and people on the fence to vote against this/obama coming in november?