GOP To Float Spending Bill That Would Defund ACA

Law360, Washington (September 18, 2013, 5:50 PM EDT) -- The House Republican leadership on Wednesday said they would include a provision this week to defund the Affordable Care Act in an upcoming spending measure to keep the government running past the end of the month.

Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, said at a press conference that the House GOP would include a provision defunding ACA in a so-called continuing resolution bill designed to keep the federal government running past Sept. 30, the deadline to extend funding.

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