It Begins: Legislators To Introduce Bill That Would Nullify Obamacare in Georgia

Posted December 12, 2013 5:04 pm by with 0 comments

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Originally published at The Daily Sheeple

 

Four state representatives announced today that they are introducing legislation to block Obamacare in Georgia.

 

State representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine), with three other representatives, will hold a press conference on Monday, Dec. 16 to discuss the proposal.

 

In a press release, Rep. Spencer explained the bill’s goal:

 

“The bill’s main thrust is to prohibit state agencies, officers and employees of the state from implementing any provisions of the Affordable Care Act, leaving implementation entirely in the hands of the federal government, which lacks the resources or personnel to carry out the programs it mandates.”

 

Michael Boldin of the Tenth Amendment Center explained the legal grounds for state nullification of Obamacare, and the possibility of other states following suit:

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