House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by Democrat leaders in the House of Representatives, gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, to appeal to Republicans to not play politics with upcoming negotiations on the federal debt limit. At rear is Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Wednesday the government will have exhausted its borrowing authority by Oct. 17, leaving the United States just $30 billion cash on hand to pay its bills. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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Debate on federal health law postponed

The state House has postponed a debate on whether Kansas should join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from the federal healt…