House Dems Seek To Put GOP On Spot With 2nd Vote To Enter ACA Suit

January 09, 2019
House Democrats again voted to intervene in the controversial Texas lawsuit in which a federal judge ruled to upend the Affordable Care Act. Many Republicans pledged to protect preexisting conditions the on midterms campaign trail and Democratic leadership held the second, standalone vote as a means of putting Republicans on record defending or not defending the health care law. The first time around Democrats voted to intervene as part of a broad rules package. Just three Republican lawmakers joined the...

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