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John Thune

Rubio: GOP needs 60 votes to repeal Obamacare

LONDONDERRY, N.H. Sen. Marco Rubio sounds rather bearish on repealing Obamacare anytime soon, even if he or another Republican becomes president. Outlining his economic and foreign policy visions at a town hall meeting in Londonderry, N.H., on Wednesday, the Floridian said upending the 2010 health care overhaul law would take the support of a filibuster-proof supermajority of 60 senators. "We do have to repeal Obamacare," Rubio said. "And to do that, we'll need 60 votes in the Senate, a majority in the House and a president that will sign it." Of course, some Republicans including other presidential contenders argue that the budget reconciliation process can be...