It took just 24 minutes from the time the House gaveled out to recess after passing its bill for the Senate to start voting to reject the latest plan. The vote was again strictly along party lines, with 54 Democrats voting to reject the bill and 46
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"Einstein was a genius. But it doesn't take a genius to figure out that -- the proof is watching the House Republicans, because they've lost their minds," he said.
The House had voted 228-201 to delay for one year a major element of the law -- the requirement that by 2014 all Americans must carry health insurance or face a fine. The measure also included a provision that would hit lawmakers’ pocketbooks by ending the government’s long-standing payment of a portion of the healthcare premiums for members of