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Opposition To Health Care Law On The Rise Again

Newscom / Pete Souza

Opposition had been shrinking, in recent months, but summer has not been kind to the law, and now the spread seems to be slowly widening.

The Kaiser survey finds that support and opposition fall closely along party lines, with Democrats broadly supportive and Republicans fiercely oppose. Only about a third of respondents want to see the law repealed as soon as possible. You can access their poll here.

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