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Voters Are Still Down On Obamacare

Thursday, March 03, 2016

Six years after its passage by Congress, President Obama's national health care law remains unpopular with a majority of voters who still believe it will lead to higher costs and lower the quality of care.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 43% of Likely U.S. Voters have a favorable opinion of the health care law, including 19% with a Very Favorable opinion. Fifty-four percent (54%) view the law unfavorably, including 37% who regard it Very Unfavorably. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on February 29-March 1, 2016 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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