GOP and Obamacare: The 40th time will not be the charm

So the Republican held U.S. House of Representatives took another crack at dismantling #Obamacare by passing legislation that prohibits the Internal Revenue Service from implementing the Affordable Care Act. The IRS is responsible for assessing the mandate on individuals and businesses that do not comply with the requirement for providing or buying health insurance.

I believe that this is the 40th attempt to derail the Act and given that the Senate is controlled by Democrats, it will be the 40th failure of the GOP’s attempt to overturn it.

Anyway, for those who wish, here is a copy of HR 2009. Fortunately it’s a lot less shorter and less informative than what I just wrote in this post …

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Alton Drew brings a straight forward and insightful brand of political market intelligence. Alton Drew graduated from the Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in economics and political science (1984); a Master of Public Administration (1993); and a Juris Doctor (1999). You can also follow Alton Drew on Twitter @altondrew.
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