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Fri August 2, 2013
House Votes To Quash Obamacare, For The 40th Time
Originally published on Fri August 2, 2013 3:20 pm
The House of Representatives voted Friday to suppress President Obama's signature legislative accomplishment for the 40th time since the law was passed in 2010.
The vote to gut the Affordable Care Act — or Obamacare — was a near-party-line 232-185 vote. And like the previous 39 times, this is a symbolic vote, because the Democratic-controlled Senate will not take up the measure.
And here's what we wrote back in January 2011.