WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 30: U.S. President Barack Obama walks on the South Lawn as he returns to the White House July 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. President...
Alex Wong

House GOP approves anti-Obama lawsuit

House Republicans on Wednesday voted to authorize a lawsuit against President Barack Obama for his use of executive actions as both parties attempt to utilize the suit to motivate voters ahead of the midterm elections.

In a strict party-line 225-201 vote, Republican approved the legislation that accuses the president of exceeding his Constitutional authority by changing how his signature health care legislation was implemented. The measure does not require Senate approval.

No Democrats voted for the bill.

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