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House bans IRS Obamacare enforcement; Senate unlikely to agree

The Republican-run House of Representatives voted 232-185 Friday to bar the besieged Internal Revenue Service from enforcing or implementing the new health care law, but the effort was largely a political exercise.

The vote on the “Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013” broke largely along party lines, with 228 Republicans and four Democrats in favor and 185 Democrats opposed.