Boehner Dodges Question of Whether House Majority Will Defund ObamaCare if Democrats Are Willing to Shutdown Government Over It

February 11, 2011 | 2:24 PM EST
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Thursday did not directly answer a question about whether the GOP-majority House of Representatives would go ahead and defund ObamaCare in this fiscal year if the Democrats in the Senate and President Barack Obama are willing to shutdown the government over the issue by refusing to approve a continuing resolution that denies funding for the health-care law.