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Questions - Health Care Update - March 12 & 15, 2015

Costs Are Biggest Health Care Problem for Most, and Feds Can’t Help
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted March 12 and 15, 2015

By Rasmussen Reports


1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the new national health care law?

2*In terms of reforming health care, which is more important—reducing the cost of health care or making sure that everyone has health insurance? 

3* What would do more to reduce health care costs—more free market competition between insurance companies or more government regulation?

4* Okay, What would do more to reduce health care costs—having the federal government establish a single set of standards and regulations for health care or letting states compete to determine the most effective standards and guidelines?

5* As part of health care reform, should the government limit the amount of money a jury can award a plaintiff in a medical malpractice lawsuit?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence