House GOP Puts Another ‘Target’ On Obamacare

House Republicans plan to start the new year with a vote on HealthCare.gov that will place Democrats in a politically tough spot.i i

hide captionHouse Republicans plan to start the new year with a vote on HealthCare.gov that will place Democrats in a politically tough spot.


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House Republicans plan to start the new year with a vote on HealthCare.gov that will place Democrats in a politically tough spot.

House Republicans plan to start the new year with a vote on HealthCare.gov that will place Democrats in a politically tough spot.

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Updated at 7:55 p.m. ET

When Congress returns next week, House Republicans will welcome their Democratic colleagues with a damned-if-you-do, damned-if-you-don’t vote.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., has let it be known that the House will vote on legislation ostensibly meant to protect Americans from HealthCare.gov data breaches. Several Republicans have introduced HealthCare.gov-related security bills, so Cantor has plenty of material to work with.

“The OH No Act of 2013” (I didn’t make that up) introduced by Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., would require the Health and Human Services secretary to inform an individual whose sensitive personal information had been compromised within an hour of the

Article source: http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2014/01/03/259427843/house-gop-puts-another-target-on-obamacare?ft=1&f=131849999

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