High court ruling vindicates President Barack Obama on health care

Thursday, June 28, 2012 | 3:42 p.m. CDT; updated 7:00 p.m. CDT, Thursday, June 28, 2012

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama cast the Supreme Court's election-year vindication of his sweeping federal health care law as a victory for the American people. His Republican rival Mitt Romney vowed to repeal it on his first day in office if he wins the November election.