HCR: Future Congresses Cannot Repeal Parts of Reid Bill

Posted: 12/22/2009 by Lynn Dartez in 2011
HCR: Future Congresses Cannot Repeal Parts of Reid Bill ::

Senator Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) pointed out some rather astounding language in the Senate health care bill during floor remarks tonight. First, he noted that there are a number of changes to Senate rules in the bill–and it’s supposed to take a 2/3 vote to change the rules. And then he pointed out that the Reid bill declares on page 1020 that the Independent Medicare Advisory Board cannot be repealed by future Congresses:

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Posted by John McCormack at 11:40 PM

YouTube: U.S. Senator Jim DeMint (R-South Carolina) questions the Parliamentarian of the U.S. Senate through the chair about changes to the Senate Rules hidden within the 2700 page Reid-Obama health care takeover bill.
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