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Cruz takes credit for Boehner’s Obamacare move

House Speaker John Boehner caved to Tea Party demands and added in language to defund Obamacare into the bill funding the government. Meanwhile, Sen. Ted Cruz blamed the House if the Republicans fail to defund the health care law while taking credit for Boehner’s decision. Sam Stein, White House correspondent for The Huffington Post,  Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research and MSNBC’s Ari Melber join The Last Word.

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