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House votes to repeal healthcare law
Modern Healthcare

The Republican-controlled House has once again voted along party lines to repeal the healthcare law that stands as President Barack Obama’s signature domestic achievement.The vote Tuesday was 239-186. The legislation now goes to the Senate, where it is unlikely to pass. And even if it does, Obama has threatened a veto.The House has voted more than 50 times in the past four years to uproot the law.Today’s vote was the first opportunity to go on record officially for newly elected Republicans who took their seats for the first time last month.