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Democrats/Obama Health Care Plan

Polling Data

PollDateSampleFor/Favor Against/Oppose Spread
RCP Average11/9 - 11/22--39.248.0Against/Oppose +8.8
Rasmussen Reports11/21 - 11/221000 LV3856Against/Oppose +18
FOX News11/17 - 11/18900 RV3551Against/Oppose +16
Quinnipiac11/9 - 11/162518 RV3551Against/Oppose +16
CBS News11/13 - 11/15873 A4045Against/Oppose +5
CNN11/13 - 11/151014 A4649Against/Oppose +3
PPP (D)11/13 - 11/151066 RV4052Against/Oppose +12
ABC News/Wash Post11/12 - 11/151001 A4849Against/Oppose +1
Pew Research11/12 - 11/151003 A4239For/Favor +3
POS (R)11/9 - 11/11700 RV2940Against/Oppose +11

See All Democrats/Obama Health Care Plan Polling Data

Recent Commentary & News Stories

- Senate Health Bill Can 'Bend the Curve' - Ron Brownstein, National Journal

- Kill the Bills. Do Reform Right - Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post

- Damn the Deficit: Full Speed Ahead on HC - Michael Barone, DC Examiner

- Filibuster Follies - Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation

- Counting the Blessings of American Medicine - John Olsen, Seattle Times

See All Democrats/Obama Health Care Plan Commentary & News Stories

Polling Data

PollDateSampleFor/Favor Against/Oppose Spread
RCP Average11/9 - 11/22--39.248.0Against/Oppose +8.8
Rasmussen Reports11/21 - 11/221000 LV3856Against/Oppose +18
FOX News11/17 - 11/18900 RV3551Against/Oppose +16
Quinnipiac11/9 - 11/162518 RV3551Against/Oppose +16
CBS News11/13 - 11/15873 A4045Against/Oppose +5
CNN11/13 - 11/151014 A4649Against/Oppose +3
PPP (D)11/13 - 11/151066 RV4052Against/Oppose +12
ABC News/Wash Post11/12 - 11/151001 A4849Against/Oppose +1
Pew Research11/12 - 11/151003 A4239For/Favor +3
Rasmussen Reports11/13 - 11/141000 LV4749Against/Oppose +2
POS (R)11/9 - 11/11700 RV2940Against/Oppose +11
Associated Press-GfK11/5 - 11/91006 A3945Against/Oppose +6
Rasmussen Reports11/7 - 11/81000 LV4552Against/Oppose +7
Gallup11/5 - 11/81008 A4348Against/Oppose +5
Associated Press/GfK10/29 - 11/81006 A4143Against/Oppose +2
Pew Research10/28 - 11/82000 A3847Against/Oppose +9
CNN10/30 - 11/11018 A4553Against/Oppose +8
Ipsos/McClatchy10/29 - 11/11077 A3949Against/Oppose +10
Rasmussen Reports10/30 - 10/311000 LV4254Against/Oppose +12
Rasmussen Reports10/24 - 10/251000 LV4551Against/Oppose +6
NBC News/Wall St. Jrnl10/22 - 10/251009 A3842Against/Oppose +4
PPP (D)10/16 - 10/19766 RV4245Against/Oppose +3
CNN10/16 - 10/181038 A4949Tie
ABC News/Wash Post10/15 - 10/181004 A4548Against/Oppose +3
Rasmussen Reports10/16 - 10/171000 LV4254Against/Oppose +12
FOX News10/13 - 10/14900 RV3554Against/Oppose +19
Rasmussen Reports10/10 - 10/111000 LV4450Against/Oppose +6
Associated Press/GfK10/1 - 10/51003 A4040Tie
Ipsos/McClatchy10/1 - 10/51096 A4042Against/Oppose +2
Quinnipiac9/29 - 10/52630 RV4047Against/Oppose +7
Gallup10/1 - 10/41013 A5141For/Favor +10
Pew Research9/30 - 10/41500 A3447Against/Oppose +13
Rasmussen Reports10/2 - 10/31000 LV4650Against/Oppose +4

All Commentary & News Stories

- Senate Health Bill Can 'Bend the Curve' - Ron Brownstein, National Journal

- Kill the Bills. Do Reform Right - Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post

- Damn the Deficit: Full Speed Ahead on HC - Michael Barone, DC Examiner

- Obama Juggernaut Meets Resistance - Andrew Cline, American Spectator

- Filibuster Follies - Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation

- Counting the Blessings of American Medicine - John Olsen, Seattle Times

- Govt Panel Can't Put Price on Life - Von Eschenbach & Desmond, Houston Chron

- How Senate Can Improve Health Bill - David Leonhardt, New York Times

- Health Care Mandate is Consitutional - Ruth Marcus, Washington Post

- We Pay Them to Lie to Us - John Stossel, RealClearPolitics

- Nurse Ratched Democrats - Mona Charen, National Review

- Forcing People to Buy More Health Insurance - Blevins & Kaigh, CS Monitor

- Rationing: The Unspeakable But Honest Solution - Eugene Robinson, WP

- Health Care Debate is All About Values - David Brooks, New York Times

- A Setback for Breast Cancer Activists - Dana Milbank, Washington Post

- Actual Arguments for ObamaCare Have Faded Away - Yuval Levin, NRO

- Obama: No Need to Rush on Health Care - David Corn, Politics Daily

- Debating Health Care Honestly - New York Post

- The Democrats' Health Care Delusion - Rich Lowry, New York Post

- Senator Sherrod Brown on Health Care - Rachel Maddow Show

- Senator Corker on the Senate Health Bill - Hardball

- A Budget-Buster in the Making - David Broder, Washington Post

- GOP: Breast Exams Ruling a Example of Rationing - Josh Gerstein, Politico

- Mammogram Advisory Becomes Big Issue - Shear & Eggen, Washington Post

- Senate Votes to Open Health Care Debate - Herszenhorn & Pear, NY Times

- 'Public Option' Would Cover Little of the Population - USA Today

- Senate Readies for Key Health Care Vote - Noam Levey, Los Angeles Times

- Democrats' Health Care Sleight of Hand - Matt Patterson, FOX News

- Mammogram Cave-In Set Back for HC - Steven Pearlstein, Washington Post

- Rational Advice or Rationed Care? - Sarah Palin, Facebook

- Why I Voted 'No' on Health Care Reform - Rep. Jason Altmire, Pittsburgh PG

- Cutting Medicare a Big Political Risk for Dems - Jay Cost, RealClearPolitics

- Tomorrow's Anticlimax in the Senate - Jay Cost, HorseRaceBlog

- A Leap Forward to Better Care - Peter Orszag, Washington Post

- Reid Plan Ups Pressure on Moderates - Carrie Budoff Brown, Politico

- Senate Democrats Unveil Health Care Bill - John Fritze, USA Today

- Taking Governmental Invasiveness Too Far - Jay Ambrose, OC Register

- Contrast Exposes Weakness of Dems' Health Plans - Troy & Anderson, NRO

- Senate Democrats Unveil Health Bill - Pear & Herzenhorn, New York Times

- Senate Health Care Calculations - Gelman, Silver & Lee, New York Times

- Opponents on Wrong Side of History - Nicholas Kristof, New York Times

- The GOP's No-Exit Strategy - E.J. Dionne, Washington Post

- Harry Reid Woos Skeptical Democrats - Karl, Khan & Wolf, ABC News

- Fighting a Coercion Clause - George Will, Boston Herald

- Health Care Reform's Grand Bargain - Ezra Klein, Washington Post

- CBO Contradicts Democrats on ObamaCare - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air

- The New Health Care Bureaucracy - Charles Arlinghaus, NH Union Leader

- That Darn ObamaCare Mandate - Shikha Dalmia, Forbes

- The Uproar Over Mammograms - Washington Post

- 3 Democrats Could Block Health Bill in Senate - Carl Hulse, NY Times

- Health 'Reform' Gets a Failing Grade - Jeffrey Flier, Wall Street Journal

- Worse Than Taxes: The Spending - John Stossel, RealClearPolitics

- Cost Control, Still Not a Fantasy - Jonathan Cohn, The New Republic

- Dems' Dubious Health Care Calculation - Fred Barnes, Weekly Standard

- Should The Government Fund Abortions? - Richard Epstein, Forbes

- Will Your Health Plan Be "Acceptable"? - Paul Hsieh, Washington Examiner

- Filibuster is Threat to Dems' Agenda - Steve Benen, Washington Monthly

- U.S. Needs a President Who'll Say 'No' - John Horton, The Oregonian

- ObamaCare: Kiss Your Freedoms Goodbye - Andrew Napolitano, Reason

- House Health Bill is Horrible - Rep. John Campbell, Orange County Register

- Rep. Stupak on Abortion & Health Care - Hardball

- Socialist Nightmare Might Make U.S. Healthier - Celestine Bohlen, Bloomberg

- Wrong Time to Be Pushing Health Reform - Michael Barone, DC Examiner

- Pinochle and the Politics of Health Care - Jay Cost, RealClearPolitics

- Obama's Malpractice - Robert Samuelson, Washington Post

- For Dems, What a Difference a Year Makes - Richard Baehr, Pajamas Media

- These Health Reforms Will Raise Premiums - Slade Gorton, Seattle Times

- Obama Has Lost the Center - Douglas Schoen, New York Daily News

- Avoiding Health Care 'I Told You So' - Richard Benedetto, Politico

- Government Health Fixes Will Leave Us Broke - Sally Pipes, RCP

- The Health Care Rationing Commission - Wall Street Journal

- A $300 Billion Deception - Washington Post

- On Healthcare, Just Pass Something? - Mary Kate Cary, US News & WR

- My Near Death Panel Experience - Rep. Earl Blumenauer, New York Times

- Controlling Health Care Costs - Robert Reich, Huffington Post

- Dems Shouldn't Ram Through a Flawed Bill - Thomas McClanahan, KC Star

- Achieving Real Health Care Reform - Martha Coakley, Boston Globe

- A $300 Billion Deception - Washington Post

- Your New Daddy: Uncle Sam - Patrick McIlheran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

- What Health Reform Will Do to My Insurance - Andrew Heinze, WSJ

- Dems May Regret 'Pass Anything' Strategy - Mona Charen, National Review

- Dems' Health Bill Doesn't Pay the Bill - David Broder, Washington Post

- Government Health Fixes Will Leave Us Broke - Sally Pipes, RCP

- Obama Increasingly Out of Step with Public - Peter Wehner, Commentary

- More Say Health Care is Not Gov't. Responsibility - Frank Newport, Gallup

- Trading Women's Rights for Political Power - Michelman & Kissling, NYT

- Abortion Activists Step Up Fight Over Reform - Alexander Burns, Politico

- Don't Let Abortion Stop Health Care Reform - E.J. Dionne, Washington Post

- Don't Listen to GOP Distortions - Joe Conason, New York Observer

- Mass Appeal: Reform Will Make Health Care Better - Jonathan Cohn, TNR

- Why Americans Oppose Dems' Health Plans - Nolan Finley, Detroit News

- ObamaCare: Too Many Contraints, Demands - Jay Ambrose, DC Examiner

- Health Care Triumph Ahead for Obama, Dems - Ben Goddard, The Hill

- Anti-Statism in America? - John Judis, The New Republic

- GOP's Health Scare Tactics - Ruth Marcus, Washington Post

- 'Choice', 'Freedom' and the Democrats - David Harsanyi, Denver Post

- Falling Far Short on Health Reform - David Leonhardt, New York Times

- The U.S. House of Presumptuous Meddlers - John Stossel, RealClearPolitics

- Why Is the Senate Going to Take So Long? - Suzy Khimm, The New Republic

- What's the Real Cost? Congress Has History of Reversing Cut - WSJ