White House not worried about AG lawsuits 

"I'm not a lawyer, right."                     (ap photo)

Lawsuit reform will have to wait -- as Mark Hemingway shared with us earlier, states are lining up to challenge the constitutionality of the health care reform bill.

CNN notes that so far, all the attorneys general planning to sue are Republican, but never mind that. The White House says this bill isn't about politics, the states are saying it's not about politics, who are we to scoff at any of it?

At the White House today, press secretary Robert Gibbs said the administration is confident the bill will withstand legal challenge.

"I think that for many decades, the Supreme Court has recognized Congress’s authority under the commerce clause to regulate activities relating to interstate commerce," Gibbs said.

He added, "My advice from counsel is that we'll win these lawsuits."

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