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'Popularity Has Plunged Steadily Since November… Lowest Level Of Support Since It Passed'

Kaiser Health Tracking Poll: "This month, 35 percent report a favorable view, 40 percent an unfavorable view…" ("Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, P.3, 4/13)

  • "…just 35 percent of Americans view Obamacare 'very' or 'somewhat' favorably, down 8 points since Election Day. Only once since the law passed has support run lower, when 34 percent took a favorable view of the law in October 2011." ("Health Law Still Dropping In Popularity, Kaiser Poll Finds," Politico, 4/30/13)

"Obamacare's popularity has plunged steadily since November, according to monthly polling released this morning by the Kaiser Family Foundation. In fact, it's statistically tied with its lowest level of support since it passed in March 2010." ("Health Law Still Dropping In Popularity, Kaiser Poll Finds," Politico, 4/30/13)

"The challenge that the Obama administration faces is more complex than just increasing awareness and improving public awareness." ("Poll: 42 Percent Of Americans Unsure If Obamacare Is Still Law," Washington Post, 4/30/13)

"… Democrats who soured on the law drove its nosedive in the polls, the latest survey suggests Democrats are shrugging their shoulders, unsure of what the law means for them and their families and are more likely to have no opinion on the law." ("Health Law Still Dropping In Popularity, Kaiser Poll Finds," Politico, 4/30/13)

  • SEN. MAX BAUCUS (D-MT): 'I just see a huge train wreck coming down' "People are going to be really confused. And maybe give some thought to one-stop shopping somehow, so you go to one location - a business person - one location, get the answers. I just tell you, I just see a huge train wreck coming down." (Finance Committee, U.S. Senate, Hearing, 4/17/13)

 

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