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Text of the Repeal Bill

7:40 AM, Jan 4, 2011 • By JEFFREY H. ANDERSON
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On January 12, the House of Representatives will vote to repeal the unprecedented centralization of power, massive increase in spending, and disquieting affront to liberty known as Obamacare.

Text of the Repeal Bill

Deaf to the American people's wishes, and speaking mostly in a uniform voice, the chorus of mainstream media insists on calling this a "symbolic" vote. But when the most representative chamber of the United States Congress reflects the desires of the vast majority of Americans and passes formal legislation to do something – or to undo something – such action is the opposite of symbolic.  In fact, nothing could be much more substantive.

If the Democratically controlled Senate continues to turn a deaf ear to the citizenry and refuses to advance the House's legislation, or if the Senate finally listens and advances it to the president, who vetoes it, then that too will be substantive -- and the American people will have a clear choice in 2012.   

Here is the entire text of the legislation on which the House will vote -- it's a fair amount shorter, simpler, and saner than the 2,700-page monstrosity at which it takes aim (in fact, it contains less than one word for every ten pages of Obamacare): 

112TH CONGRESS 

1ST SESSION    

H. R. _

To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Mr. CANTOR (for himself and [see ATTACHED LIST of cosponsors]) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on _____.

A BILL

To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act’’.

SEC. 2. REPEAL OF THE JOB-KILLING HEALTH CARE LAW AND HEALTH CARE-RELATED PROVISIONS IN THE HEALTH CARE AND EDUCATION RECONCILIATION ACT OF 2010.

JOB-KILLING HEALTH CARE LAW.—Effective as of the enactment of Public Law 111–148, such Act is repealed, and the provisions of law amended or repealed by such Act are restored or revived as if such Act had not been enacted.

HEALTH CARE-RELATED PROVISIONS IN THE HEALTH CARE AND EDUCATION RECONCILIATION ACT OF 2010—Effective as of the enactment of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–152), title I and subtitle B of title II of such Act are repealed, and the provisions of law amended or repealed by such title or subtitle, respectively, are restored or revived as if such title and subtitle had not been enacted.

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