The 230-to-189 vote set in motion a fiscal confrontation whose outcome is anything but clear....
Just one Republican crossed party lines to vote against the bill, Representative Scott Rigell of Virginia, who represents a very military dependent district and wants to end the sequestration spending cuts. The only Democrats to vote in favor were Representatives Jim Matheson of Utah and Mike McIntyre of North Carolina.
September 20, 2013
"House Republicans pushed through a stopgap spending bill Friday that would strip all funding for President Obama’s health care law..."
"... setting up another bitter fiscal showdown just 10 days before much of the federal government is set to run out of money."