LePage: 35 States Join Obamacare Suit, Law Dies
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Posted: December 5
Mr. LePage goes to Washington
Governor tones it down a bit, but vows to be aggressive advocate for Maine
By Rebekah Metzler firstname.lastname@example.org
MaineToday Media State House Writer
The governor-elect said his major concerns are overreaching policies...and how much, and in what way, the federal government distributes funds.
"I am going to be sitting with our attorney general and ask him to join the [Obamacare] lawsuit against the federal government," he said, adding he just learned that if 35 states join the suit, the law "dies, automatically." Twenty states so far have joined the suit, filed in federal court in Florida....