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House GOP files suit over Obamacare to 'stand up for the Constitution'

WASHINGTON — House Republicans have filed a lawsuit regarding President Barack Obama’s “unilateral actions” on health care, Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced Friday.

“Time after time, the president has chosen to ignore the will of the American people and re-write federal law on his own without a vote of Congress. 406 more words

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House GOP Sues Administration Over Health Care Law

(WASHINGTON) — House Republicans have sued the Obama administration over steps President Barack Obama took to put his health law into place.

The lawmakers say the president overstepped his legal authority. 66 more words

TIME FOR GOP TO STEP UP AND PASS BIPARTISAN AMNESTY: JEP BUSH

Breitbart: “Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush called on Congress to pass bipartisan comprehensive amnesty legislation after President Barack Obama unilaterally granted nearly five million illegal immigrants executive amnesty on Thursday.” 51 more words

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GOP scrambles for response to Obama on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh off their big midterm elections victory, congressional Republicans thought they might be on the offensive against a chastened President Barack Obama right about now. 815 more words

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Some In Ohio GOP Still Pushing For Photo ID Vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As time in the session runs short, a group of Republican state lawmakers is continuing its push to force a House vote on a bill requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls. 118 more words

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Jody Hice, Athens' New Congressman, Only Wants to Create Conflict 11-19-14; Flagpole Magazine

Note- This editorial is only indirectly related to the health reform war. Electing people like Hice lessens the chances that any meaningful revision of the ACA will take place or that more of the uninsured will obtain coverage. 740 more words

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Tyrant - "A Cruel and Oppressive Ruler*"

I wish that if the right is going to engage in their insane notion that what Obama is doing is somehow radically different than his Republican and Democrat predecessors, that he is somehow violating the US Constitution, that he has not given Congress a chance to deal with our broken immigration system, they would at least pick up a dictionary or thesaurus and pick a word that fits. 56 more words

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