Health-law kill passes in House

Ross joins GOP try at repeal; measure a nonstarter in Senate

Posted: July 12, 2012 at 4:59 a.m.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, and House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, right, sit together during a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal posthumously to Constantino Brumidi in recognition of his artistic contributions to the US Capitol building, Wednesday, July 11, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

The Republican-led U.S. House voted to repeal President Barack Obama’s health-care law, an action party leaders said was intended to demonstrate their resolve to undo the president’s main domestic-policy achievement.

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