Obamacare marked its third birthday last Saturday. It is now even less popular than when it barely passed Congress in March 2010. The Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, which has always shown the highest support for Obamacare of any major poll, found that 46 percent of Americans approved it when it originally passed. Kaiser’s latest survey this month finds that only 37 percent...
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Sargent: Out of touch on immigration by Greg Sargent The Washington Post Published Feb 9, 2013 01:01AM MDT By Greg Sargent The Washington Post Rep. Raul Labrador, Idaho, who is being watched for clues to House Republicans’ leanings in the immigration debate, has come out against citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants in this country. “If you knowingly...
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A CNN/ORC International poll released Monday finds that a majority of Americans still oppose the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law. The poll shows that 54 percent of respondents oppose Obamacare, which the president signed into law in 2010. Of those who oppose it, 16 percent say they disapprove of the law because it is not...
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President Barack Obama has a problem. Many Americans aren't sure whether his health care reform law is even on the books; those people most likely to gain health coverage from Obamacare know the least about it; and Americans who do have health insurance are worried the law will blow up the health care system. During a news conference Tuesday, Obama sought to assuage the...
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Thanks, Obamacare: Some Americans could see their insurance bills double next year as the health care overhaul law expands coverage...
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If you want to know what a challenge the Obama administration faces in implementing its signature health-care law, this statistic might help: Fewer than six in 10 Americans know that the Obamacare law is still on the books. Seven percent think the Supreme Court struck it down; 12 percent say Congress repealed Obamacare. Read full article >>
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Actor and director Jake McClain has taken on the monumental task of tweeting every single word of the 906-page "Obamacare" health reform law in hopes of drawing attention to the bill's content, which he argues is detrimental to the nation's fiscal health. "Folks ... this will probably take a long time to do, but I decided I will read every page, word by word, of Obamacare,...
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Charlie Spiering The Heritage Foundation shares some interesting facts about Obamacare and the Internal Revenue Service in their Morning Bell newsletter this morning. 18-New taxes in Obamacare, including 12 that directly violate then-Senator Barack Obama’s “firm pledge” to those making under $250,000 per year that he would not “raise any of your taxes.” 47-New provisions...
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The open enrollment period begins for the new health plans created by the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) on Oct. 1, yet most Americans couldn’t name one of the new health plans let alone descr
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Two-thirds of Americans who currently lack health insurance don't know if they will purchase it under Obamacare.
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