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House Republicans sue President Obama over healthcare law
House Republicans sue President Obama over healthcare law

House Republicans have filed a lawsuit against President Obama over his healthcare law, Speaker John Boehner announced Friday, making good on a resolution passed in July. The lawsuit, filed Friday, is the first legal challenge of its kind by a chamber of Congress and came one day after the president’s announcement that he was using executive authority to institute immigration reform. Republicans have discussed whether to expand their healthcare lawsuit to include the immigration actions. It is also the latest in a long string of challenges opponents have raised against the law. The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear one of the challenges next year and issue a decision by June. ...

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