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US House Votes Against Obama Health Care Law For 40th Time

The U.S. House voted Friday to prevent the IRS from enforcing any aspect of ObamaCare, 232-185.

Every Republican representative supported the bill, along with four Democrats.

The vote was the 40th time the House has tried to fully or partially repeal Obama’s health care law.

A few Democrats said gutting enforcement of the bill would remove health coverage that thousands of people now have under the law. Rep. Rob Andrews (D-N.J.) said the law would help families without coverage whose children are diagnosed with cancer.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) angrily rejected those statements as “scare tactics” that he said “do not have a place in legitimate debate on this floor.”

The bill is not expected to advance in the Senate.

The Hill

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