Published May 16, 2013
Democrats have called efforts to defund or partly scale back the Affordable Care Act a waste of time — even an obsession.
But Republicans see a political advantage to keeping the pressure up as the administration tries to get all the moving parts of the law working in the next few months.
They’re hoping that problems with its implementation will help them recapture the Senate in next year’s midterm elections.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.