Comments for: House passes federal budget defunding Obamacare; president accuses GOP of ‘holding the economy hostage’

Posted Sept. 21, 2013, at 6:31 a.m.

WASHINGTON — House Republicans rallied behind their right wing Friday to launch a full-scale assault on President Barack Obama’s health-care initiative, setting up a protracted confrontation with Democrats that risks shutting down the government in less than 10 days. On a vote of 230 to 189, the House approved and …

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