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Even Republicans still like most of what’s in health care reform law
Posted By Rob Schofield On June 25, 2012 @ 3:30 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
By Steve Benen
I saw a familiar headline  over the weekend: “Most Americans oppose health law but like provisions.” It’s been the only consistent trend when it comes to polling on the Affordable Care Act: the public has been conditioned to reject “Obamacare,” but Americans don’t really know what’s in it. When asked about the provisions of the law, however, they’re quite popular.
That was the case in 2009, 2010, and 2011. And the new Reuters-Ipsos poll  suggests nothing has changed.
In this case, Greg Sargent obtained  the poll internals and found, “What’s particularly interesting about this poll is that solid majorities of Republicans favor most of the law’s main provisions, too.”
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 Cross-posted from The Maddow Blog: http://maddowblog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/25/12402286-the-enduring-popularity-of-obamacare-at-least-whats-in-it?lite
 familiar headline: http://news.yahoo.com/most-americans-oppose-health-law-provisions-040810861.html
 obtained: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/republicans-support-obamas-health-reforms--as-long-as-his-name-isnt-on-them/2012/06/25/gJQAq7E51V_blog.html
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