Dr. Bucshon Votes to Fund the Government, Defund ObamaCare



(Washington, DC) – On Friday, the House passed H.J.Res 59 the Continuing Appropriations Resolution for 2014, which continues funding the government and defunds the Affordable Care Act.


Representative Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-8) released the following statement regarding the passage of H.J.Res 59:


“While passing a Continuing Resolution is not an ideal outcome, the bill we passed today serves two fundamental and vital functions: it prevents a government shutdown and protects American families from the harmful impacts of the Affordable Care Act. 


“As I traveled across the 8th District over August, I consistently and clearly heard from Hoosiers that the Affordable Care Act is damaging, harmful, and costly to families and it must be defunded.  This message has resounded across the country and the House listened.


“This short-term CR funds our country’s obligations, protects families, and avoids a government shutdown. Now it is time for the Senate to a


  1. Whether you like Obamacare or not, the House is just wasting our time. The Senate won’t vote for this and even if they were Obama would veto it. I wish the House would spend it’s time on things they can actually fix.

    • Villian–Wrong again. To correct a mistake,people who can fix the problem have to stand up for what is right. What if our forefathers had the same attitude that you have?

    • Agreed Villian. Lets prioritize and start working together instead of grandstanding.

  2. Like little kids throwing a temper tantrum. Let’s move on. You wouldn’t allow the only real solution, single payer. Buschon is a blowhard moron.

  3. No surprise here, but he’s still going to get “primaried” by the even-further right.

  4. thank you dr bucshon……..this bill is a disaster……it will destroy the middle class…….and you sir being a renowned surgeon you know better than anyone……..

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