Senate Votes Down Ted Cruz Amendment for Full Repeal of Obamacare

0 Posted by - March 25, 2013 - Big Brother, Career & Business, Economics, Medical, Money, Nanny State, Politics, Science, Social Issues

Democrats celebrated the third anniversary of the passage of President Obama’s signature health-care legislation on Friday by voting down a Republican amendment to repeal the entire lawicon1 Senate Votes Down Ted Cruz Amendment for Full Repeal of Obamacare.

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s amendment repealing Obamacare failed to pass the Democratic-controlled Senate on Friday, receiving 45 ayes and 54 nays. The amendment was attached to the Senate Democratic budget resolution for 2014.

Cruz’s amendment called for “patient-centered reforms to improve health outcomes and reduce health care costslb icon1 Senate Votes Down Ted Cruz Amendment for Full Repeal of Obamacare, promoting economic growth” to take the law’s place.

CONTINUED at The Daily Caller.

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