Were those oranges apples in 2009 when the ACA passed?<quoted text>
Nobody wants the return of slavery. That's why it isn't on the table.
In contrast, the republicans never liked, wanted, or voted for Obamacare. That's why they don't want to fund it.
You are making an apples to oranges comparison.
The point isn't whether anyone wants slavery to return. The point is whether every American law can be held hostage by minority opinion.
If you people love the Constitution so much, why don't you follow it?