Sunday, July 14, 2013

Sen. Ted Cruz Introduces Legislation to Defund Obamacare



Last Thursday, Senator Ted Cruz Introduced legislation to defund Obamacare.  So far 19 Republicans are on board including RINOs.
Defund Obamacare Act of 2013
 
“There are three main elements to the bill. ‘In general,’ the bill reads ‘Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no Federal funds shall be made available to carry out any provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148) or title I and sub-title B of title II of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-152), or of the amendment made by either such Act.’
Second, the bill speaks to limitation. ‘No entitlement to benefits under any provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148) or title I and subtitle B of title II of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–152), or the amendments made by either such Act, shall remain in effect on and after the date of the enactment of this Act, nor shall any payment be awarded, owed, or made to any State, District, or territory under any such provision….’”




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