• Senate Vote-a-Rama Overnight to Include Obamacare Repeal

    One year ago - By NBC News

    It's the first step of a two-part process to fulfill Republicans' promise to dismantle the health care law.
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  • The Senate is about to kick off its repeal of Obamacare

    The Senate is about to kick off its repeal of Obamacare

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    The US Senate is about to undertake a long evening session of votes in the first step towards a repeal of the Affordable Care Act , better known as Obamacare.
    The Senate will vote on well over 100 amendments to a budgetary resolution in what is called a "vote-a-rama."
    The budget resolution and subsequent amendments being considered tonight, in essence, will direct the Senate and House to come up with a piece of legislation that would allow Senate Republicans to repeal any aspect of the ACA that relates to the federal budget.
    Republicans have chosen to use this route since a typical bill is...
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  • First Step on Obamacare Repeal Nears Overnight Senate Vote

    One year ago - By Bloomberg

    The U.S. Senate is on track for an overnight nail-biter vote on the first step toward repealing Obamacare - but not before Democrats put Republicans on the spot over some of the law's most popular provisions.
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