As the temporary slowdown in government operations enters its second week, I write to explain why conservatives have insisted on making the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act the prime source of contention
Sen. Jim DeMint is president of the Heritage Foundation.
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(Editor's Note: This is part of the text of a Social Security reform bill introduced in the 107th Congress by Rep. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) and then-Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-Texas). DeMint's forthcoming bill for the 108th Congress will be based on the previous bill.) H.R. 3535 Social Security Ownership and Guarantee Act of 2001 (Introduced in House)