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Kentuckians Hate Their State Exchange A Lot Less Than Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics

Residents of Kentucky may hate Obamacare, but they're much less hostile toward Kynect, the state's health exchange created to comply with the law. ...

Emily Swanson

Americans Just Don't Think Kathleen Sebelius' Departure Will Matter Much

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 04.16.2014 | Politics

The impending departure of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is bringing forth a kind of shrug from her fellow Americans. They may...

Emily Swanson

New Poll Shows Americans Don't Want To Give Up On Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics

Americans may be starting to cool down the frenzy over Obamacare. They don't like the health care law, but they really don't want to start all over, s...

Emily Swanson

The Health Care Advertising Blitz That Wasn't

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

It looked like the "health insurance ad wars" were about to heat up. But the long-anticipated ad campaign to sell Obamacare has not started yet, accor...

Emily Swanson

Most Americans Know Obamacare Means They Must Have Health Insurance

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Most Americans are aware of the Affordable Care Act's mandate that they have some form of health insurance beginning in 2014, but many d...

Emily Swanson

Americans Think Everyone's Doing A Terrible Job Handling Health Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

While Americans largely disapprove of how President Barack Obama is handling health care, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll, they have even more...

Obamacare Rating Improves Slightly

The Huffington Post | Mark Blumenthal and Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

Views of President Barack Obama's health care law have risen slightly since August, despite the widespread technical problems associated with the laun...

Poll: Most Americans Still Oppose Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.28.2013 | Politics

A CNN/ORC International poll released Monday finds that a majority of Americans still oppose the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's signatu...

Health Care Issue Could Split Voters

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

Americans remain split on nearly every facet of health care reform, from whether they support president's signature law to which presidential candida...

Polling the ACA

Jared Bernstein | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics
Jared Bernstein

In terms of public opinion, then, I think you get less insight from a poll question behind the headline -- "do you approve or disapprove of the health care law that was enacted in 2010?" -- than from specific, immediately understandable parts of the bill.

Massachusetts Health Plan Launched Under Mitt Romney Gets High Marks

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A large majority of Massachusetts residents are satisfied with the commonwealth's subsidized health plan, which has components ...

Health Care Poll Finds Decreased Republican Support For Full Repeal

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JENNIFER AGIESTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — As lawmakers shaken by the shooting of a colleague return to the health care debate, an Associated Press-GfK poll finds raw feeling...

US-Obama Approval: 46% Approve, 51% Disapprove (Democracy Corps/Resurgent Republic 10/2-3)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democracy Corps (D) and Resurgent Republic (R) 10/2-3/10; 1,000 2008 voters, 3.1% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Democracy Corps rel...

US-Health Care: 42% Favorable, 40% Unfavorable (Kaiser 11/3-6)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kaiser Family Foundation 11/3-6/10; 1,502 adults, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Kaiser release National As you may know, a new ...

Amanda Terkel

Poll: Majority Of Voters More Likely To Back Candidates Who Supported Health Care Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new survey by the Public Religion Research Institute bucks the conventional wisdom that voters are overwhelmingly mad about health care reform and t...

AP Poll: Repeal? Many Wish Health Reform Went Further

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JENNIFER AGIESTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's health care overhaul has divided the nation, and Republicans believe their call for repeal will help them ...

Health Care Reform: Support For New Law Hits Record High (POLL)

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and TREVOR TOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The vital signs are improving for President Barack Obama's health care plan. The latest Associated Press-GfK poll on Obama's top d...

New Health Care Poll Shows Only FOUR PERCENT Of Americans Don't Want Health Care To Change At ALl

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON � Americans and their lawmakers are dramatically out of sync on health care, with large majorities of people looking for bipartisan coope...

Neera Tanden: Democrat Polling Obsession Is Killing Health Care Reform, Says Former Obama Health Advisor

The New Republic | Neera Tanden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

What can defeat health care reform? Polls--or more specifically, Democratic politicians misreading them. Most of the data that crosses their desks the...

Poll: 60% Support Public Option

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The survey of 2,999 households by Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.TO)(TRI.N) shows a public skeptical about the cost, quality and accessibility of medical c...

Health Care Poll: Majority Wants Public Option Over Bipartisanship

The Plum Line | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Okay, this is important: The new Washington Post poll finally asks people about their cravings for bipartisanship in the right way, and its finding re...

Health Care Poll: Support For A Public Option At An All Time High

MSNBC | Mark Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid moves forward crafting a Senate health-care bill that contains a public option -- with a state "opt out" -- the l...

Democrats May Suffer If They Fail To Pass Health Care Legislation: Poll

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats may face severe political consequences in the polls next year if they fail to pass health care reform legislation. A new survey from Public ...

Health Care Poll: AP Finds Growing Support For Overhaul

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and TREVOR TOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The fever has broken. The patient is out of intensive care. But if you're President Barack Obama, you can't stop pacing the waiting...

Americans Increasingly Worried About Losing Health Care Coverage: Poll

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans worried about losing their current health care coverage keeps rising, even as President Barack Obama and a ...