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Tea Party activists vow to initiate ‘BoehnerCare’ to defund healthcare law

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“If he funds it, he will own it,” said Janet Porter, president of Faith2Action, one of the groups scheduled to participate in the rally, according to The Washington Times.

Boehner, along with congressional GOP leaders like Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.), has yet to voice support for the effort. A group of right-wing lawmakers vowed before the August recess to block any spending bills that would also fund the law, risking a government shutdown after Sept. 30.

Republicans have routinely labeled the law “ObamaCare.” The president and most of the public have embraced the term.

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