Moore said Republicans are telling a "big lie" that the Obama administration rule would gut current rules about welfare, and said "these lies" have already been debunked in press reports.
Regardless, Republicans objected to the point of order, and in a voice vote, the House killed it. That allowed the House to begin debate on the rule itself just before 1 p.m.
House passage of the resolution of disapproval, H.J.Res. 118, is expected by Friday. The rule also covers consideration of H.R. 3409, the Stop the War on Coal Act.