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      Rep. Paul Ryan: More effective ways to repeal "Obamacare" than government shutdown

      During an appearance on CBS's Face the Nation, former vice-presidential hopeful and current House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan said there are "more effective ways" of replacing "Obamacare" than threatening to shut down the government.

      "Look - we all, Republicans, want to repeal and replace Obamacare. With the government shutdown, so to speak, we're talking about discretionary spending, government agency budgets, but it doesn't affect entitlements," he said.

      Instead of a "swinging for the fences", the Republican representative from Wisconsin said that the party should vote to delay parts of the sweeping health care overhaul.

      Read more on CBSNews.com: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3460_162-57596911/ryan-more-effective-ways-to-repeal-obamacare-than-government-shutdown/