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  • House defies veto threat, votes to delay ObamaCare mandates (here's another one 7/17/13)

    10/24/2013 8:42:36 PM PDT · by sickoflibs · 8 replies
    The Hill ^ | 7/17/13 | Pete Kasperowicz
    The House voted Wednesday to delay the ObamaCare employer mandate, defying a White House veto threat and winning over dozens of Democrats. Republicans also approved a bill delaying the mandate that individuals purchase health insurance by 2014. The House GOP called up the two bills to protest the Obama administration's unilateral decision to delay the mandate that employers provide health insurance for a year. Members voted 264-161 to delay the employer mandate for a year — a vote the GOP says authorizes Obama's decision. Thirty-five Democrats joined Republicans in passing the employer mandate delay. Only one Republican voted no. Members...
  • Republicans to Obama: Delay individual mandate (CNN 8/17/2013)

    10/23/2013 8:03:34 PM PDT · by sickoflibs · 27 replies
    CNN Political Unit ^ | August 17th, 2013 | CNN Political Unit
    (CNN) - Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-West Virginia, called on the president Saturday to delay the individual mandate in the health care law that requires Americans to obtain insurance or face a penalty. The GOP-controlled House passed a bill this summer urging the administration to do so, but the bill has no future in the Democratic-controlled Senate. The administration already announced it would delay a provision requiring businesses with more than 50 employees to provide insurance. "It’s time for your Senate to pass – and for you to sign – the House’s bipartisan delay of the individual mandate," the congresswoman...