LONG BEACH - ? Long Islanders are responding to the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

One resident tell News 12 Long Island that she is happy with the ruling because her 20-year-old child who does not have health coverage will now be able to.On the other hand, some Long Islanders say the government is over-stepping its bounds in penalizing those without insurance.