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Sen. Jim DeMint

Sen. Jim DeMint

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Sen. Jim DeMint: key health care votes

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February 2, 2011

S 223: Repealing the Health Care Bill

Status: House motion rejected

Repeal of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 [more]

Sen. DeMint voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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These were House amendments to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, making financing and revenue changes. It made some adjustments to the health reform bill to mollify House Democrats who had sought a more aggressive reform bill [more]

Sen. DeMint voted No, which we score as unfavorable.
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December 24, 2009

S 3590: Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

Status: House bill passed

On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3590 [more]

Sen. DeMint voted No, which we score as unfavorable.
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December 15, 2009

S 3590: Authorizing Importation of Prescription Drugs

Status: House amendment rejected

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2793 to S.Amdt. 2786 to H.R. 3590 (Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act of 2009) [more]

Sen. DeMint voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.
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December 3, 2009

S 3590: Preventive Services Coverage Requirements

Status: House amendment agreed to

This bill would have been an amendment to health care reform, which was approved later in December. Some of these provisions ended up in the final reform bill. [more]

Sen. DeMint voted No, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Passage of the Bill H.R. 2 [more]

Sen. DeMint voted No, which we score as unfavorable.

Blog posts mentioning Sen. Jim DeMint

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Obama is more ‘Nixon’ than ‘Kennedy’

Obama is more ‘Nixon’ than ‘Kennedy’

Sep. 21, 2009 — Students of history may get a chuckle when they hear Republicans define Obama’s health care plan as “socialism.”  If we look to the past, we see Obama’s plan is pretty much in line with Republican President Richard M. Nixon’s failed efforts in 1974. Like Nixon, Obama seeks to tweak America’s existing private health care system, […]