By a vote of 219 to 212, the House of Representatives passed the Senate version of ObamaCare, which the president signed will law immediately. Thirty-four Democrats broke with their party to oppose the bill.
The reconciliation package, which fixes issues House Democrats had with the bill, will be voted on next. The reconciliation bill avoids a Republican filibuster.
We’ll have a full story up tomorrow.
[UPDATE] At 11:35pm, the House approved the reconciliation package by a vote of 220 to 211.