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Approval of Affordable Care
Act Inches Up

Gallup, by Frank Newport

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Posted By:congaree53, 10/23/2013 1:27:22 PM

PRINCETON, NJ -- Despite the highly publicized technical issues that have plagued the government´s health insurance exchange website that went live on Oct. 1, Americans´ views of the Affordable Care Act are slightly more positive now than they were in August. Forty-five percent now approve of the law, while 50% disapprove, for a net approval score of -5. In June and August, net approval was slightly lower, at -8. These results come from a Gallup poll conducted Oct. 18-20, a few days after the end of the recent government shutdown -- which centered on partisan debates over funding the healthcare

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 10/23/2013 1:44:05 PM     (No. 9578761)

Socialist Democrat scheme the GOP now approves of and defends to the death: Social Security

Socialist Democrat scheme the GOP now approves of and defends to the death: Medicare

Socialist Democrat scheme the GOP now approves of and defends to the death: _______________ (fill in the blank with "Obamacare", it´s only a matter of time, you know)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: congaree53, 10/23/2013 1:50:02 PM     (No. 9578773)

Terrific response #1.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 10/23/2013 1:59:36 PM     (No. 9578805)

Only in Gallup´s wildest, wettest dreams, did Obamacare inch up in the polls (unless the pollsters were standing in the midst of Section 8 housing units.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 10/23/2013 2:36:36 PM     (No. 9578871)

The use of the weasel word ´despite´ is a tipoff that Gallup desperately wants Obamacare to gain acceptance via their poll.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 10/23/2013 2:38:41 PM     (No. 9578878)

Funny, it seems to slipping in approval among the Left. How odd.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: hotcorner, 10/23/2013 2:54:44 PM     (No. 9578906)

Gallup in the bag for O - more work to come.

Talk to anyone, anywhere. They hate Obamacare.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/24/2013 12:28:31 AM     (No. 9579635)

So that´s your official statement for today ?

Propaganda works. Drink the Kool Aid.

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