Poll Date Sample For/Favor Against/Oppose Spread
RCP Average 12/4 - 1/5 -- 40.4 53.4 Against/Oppose +13.0
USA Today/Gallup* 1/4 - 1/5 1025 A 40 46 Against/Oppose +6
Rasmussen Reports* 1/2 - 1/2 1000 LV 36 60 Against/Oppose +24
CNN/Opinion Research 12/17 - 12/19 1008 A 43 54 Against/Oppose +11
ABC News/Wash Post 12/9 - 12/12 1001 A 43 52 Against/Oppose +9
Bloomberg* 12/4 - 12/7 1000 A 40 55 Against/Oppose +15
Do you think people would like it better if they weren't forced to purchase insurance? That doesn't affect me - I have insurance, but that's what I've heard the most noise about. But then again, if the purchase stipulation were removed, wouldn't the entire system collapse? Thoughts?
Maybe, but that's an essential component. Otherwise people would wait to get insurance until they need expensive care--adverse selection--and the system wouldn't work.
More people might like the reform if it were a bit simpler and explained better by its supporters. I do think it's unnecessarily complicated.
According to this data, spending on health care was decreasing before the new law:
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by Doug Hughes7 years ago
From the Washington Post -http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co … 03719.htmlNoteable quote if you don't click in the link..."Only 40 percent supported the bills passed by Congress, while 57 percent opposed...
by ElSeductor5 years ago
Why are some people so eager to take away healthcare for people with pre-existing conditions?
by ptosis4 weeks ago
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by screaming5 years ago
If you found yourself with no insurance, unable to afford private insurance, and (you, your spouse, your children, your parents, or your grandkids) were in need of medical treatment. Would you be against Obamacare?
by rhamson8 years ago
The latest vote to pass health care reform in congress has failed. Do we need to drop the issue or negotiate a new one?
by Sophia Angelique5 years ago
I kid you not. Republicans want to ban critical thinking so that children will not question the beliefs imposed by their parents.Read it here...http://www.austinchronicle.com/blogs/ne … -thinking/In addition,...
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