• Senate Republicans Take The First Big Step Toward Repealing Obamacare

    One year ago - By The Huffington Post

    Senate Republicans have taken the first big step toward repealing Obamacare, setting in motion a legislative process that could undo the largest expansion of government in a generation and leave more than 20 million Americans without health insurance.
    In a mostly party-line vote that took place early on Thursday, the Senate passed a special budget resolution that instructs committees to write legislation stripping the health care law of its funding and spending provisions, effectively ending Obamacare's coverage expansion.
    Budget resolutions don't need presidential signatures, since they...
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  • Senate Takes Major Step Toward Repealing Health Care Law

    Senate Takes Major Step Toward Repealing Health Care Law

    One year ago - By New York Times

    By a 51-48 vote, the Senate approved a budget blueprint Thursday that would allow Republicans to gut the law without the threat of a filibuster.
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  • U.S. Senate approves measure launching Obamacare repeal process

    One year ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate on Thursday took a first concrete step toward dismantling Obamacare, voting to instruct key committees to draft legislation repealing President Barack Obama's signature health insurance program.
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