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The House voted Wednesday to delay implementation of the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act until 2015.

Twenty-two Democrats joined all Republicans in approving the bill 251-174.

The vote follows an announcement from the White House two weeks ago that it would delay implementation of the employer mandate, which would penalize businesses that did not provide health insurance for their employees until 2015.

The announcement sparked renewed vocal fervor among Republicans for doing away with the law entire