U.S. House to start votes on budget plan, with Obamacare delay

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives will start a series of votes on Saturday to keep the government funded so it can keep running past an October 1 deadline. The Republican votes will include a measure to delay President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law. The proposal puts the House on a collision course with the Democratic-led Senate, which ...

House GOP protects $28.3 billion budget plan

House GOP protects $28.3 billion budget plan (AP) — Members of the Republican majority in the state House of Representatives circled the wagons Monday around their leaders' $28.3 billion state budget blueprint, blocking consideration of Democratic amendments that would substantially increase spending for education and health care. Appropriations Chairman William Adolph, R-Delaware, said sending ...