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Americans increasingly prefer
Democrats on healthcare: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Reuters, by Gabriel Debenedetti

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 4/15/2014 7:40:12 PM

WASHINGTON - Americans increasingly think Democrats have a better plan for healthcare than Republicans, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted after the White House announced that more people than expected had signed up for the "Obamacare" health plan. Nearly one-third of respondents in the online survey released on Tuesday said they prefer Democrats´ plan, policy or approach to healthcare, compared to just 18 percent for Republicans. This marks both an uptick in support for Democrats and a slide for Republicans since a similar poll in February. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius stepped down last week after overseeing the law´s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kate318, 4/15/2014 7:46:10 PM     (No. 9812072)

100% pure BS.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 4/15/2014 7:47:12 PM     (No. 9812075)

Bwahahahahaha.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: CEP, 4/15/2014 7:48:26 PM     (No. 9812078)

They surveyed the House and Senate democrats


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 4/15/2014 7:52:04 PM     (No. 9812082)

Balderdash

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 4/15/2014 7:55:25 PM     (No. 9812085)

The essence of an effective lie is that it contains an element of truth. This, on the other hand, is simply parody.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: eoddad, 4/15/2014 7:59:03 PM     (No. 9812089)

Joseph Goebbels Propaganda Award- First Price.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Calico Al, 4/15/2014 8:05:11 PM     (No. 9812097)

The Stupid Americans increasingly prefer
Democrats on healthcare. All Fixed.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: yorkiemom, 4/15/2014 8:06:34 PM     (No. 9812100)

Two words - online survey.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Bur Oak, 4/15/2014 8:33:58 PM     (No. 9812132)

I was needing a good laugh!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: reilly, 4/15/2014 8:35:29 PM     (No. 9812135)


They haven´t got the bill or seen the deductible yet.


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Reply 11 - Posted by: bpl40, 4/15/2014 8:39:00 PM     (No. 9812139)

Come November we will know. Won´t we?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: JonR, 4/15/2014 8:39:54 PM     (No. 9812143)

This is beyond just BS!! It is insulting to the core!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ZurichMike, 4/15/2014 8:41:52 PM     (No. 9812148)

On the other hand, the Republicans never learn from the perpetual campaigning of the Democrats. The Republicans should be repeating their plan for healthcare 24/7 (assuming they have one). But just a few things that stick in people´s minds:

1. Allow interstate sales for insurance companies to increase competition and drive down premium prices.
2. Lower taxes (directly or through health savings accounts) and let people buy their own insurance.
3. Go after healthcare abuse and fraud (estimates in the tens of billions of dollars yearly -- enough money to purchase top-drawer insurance premiums for every man, woman, and child in the US) -- Medicaid and Medicare especially.
4. Get healthcare parasites out of the system and deport illegal aliens who consume healthcare services paid for by other people.


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Reply 14 - Posted by: thewarden, 4/15/2014 8:54:08 PM     (No. 9812171)

Amen, my Swiss friend, amen.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: sikupnfed, 4/15/2014 8:58:21 PM     (No. 9812176)

Maybe these Americans never heard the other healthcare ideas. They never really made it into the light. The Rs were shut out is what I´ve read/heard.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/15/2014 9:21:12 PM     (No. 9812206)

A poll taken from Obiecare takers...

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Reply 17 - Posted by: WIBadger, 4/15/2014 9:42:02 PM     (No. 9812235)

Yah.....sure they do.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Newtsche, 4/16/2014 12:12:25 AM     (No. 9812396)

As I remember Reuters was the first major old media source to tab America as the villain post 9/11.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: JustCause, 4/16/2014 1:30:11 AM     (No. 9812426)

Previous Poster is correct: Internet Poll

I´m reminded: Obama has millions of fake Twitter followers
- Aug 2012 USA Today

Some hacker in his mother´s basement spent a few moments creating the algorithm to answer the poll thousand´s of times using different IP addresses, user names, addresses and email addresses. It would be interesting to see if the IP addresses were successive numbers or how many times Mickey Mouse and all the misspelling(s) were used.

The fun part would be trying to figure out what online phone book the hacker used for the names?

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