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Survey: Opposition to ObamaCare
At All Time Highs; Up to
7 Million Jobs Lost

Investor´s Business Daily, by John Merline

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Posted By:RustMB, 10/3/2013 7:24:13 PM

Opposition to ObamaCare hit new highs just as it officially gets off the ground, according to the latest IBD/TIPP poll. The survey found 54% oppose the law, up from 50% in September and 47% in July. More than half want the law delayed a year as part of any deal to raise the debt limit. The survey also found that ObamaCare is having a real and negative impact on jobs. Nearly one in 10 said that either they or someone in their household has had their hours cut back because of ObamaCare. That translates into as many as 9 million people. Meanwhile,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 10/3/2013 7:39:51 PM     (No. 9549024)

The msm will not be able to spin these numbers away, so they´ll choose to ignore this important poll at this time. That is how it works, if the news is pro-Barry, then it is shouted from the rooftops, otherwise, it is buried and forgotten.

The people know the truth, we just need the lo-fos to wake the frick up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/4/2013 6:04:19 AM     (No. 9549461)

Demonrats need Barrycare money so they can divert it somewhere else (biggest tax increase in history). Demonrats also need substandard health care and increased job losses to put the final death knell to the economy. Every time they spew out their B.S. about saving the middle class, I laugh because what they really want is the complete destruction of the middle class. Common core will keep the population stupid.

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