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Kentuckians' views on the Affordable Care Act

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LOUISVILLE, KY -

A new poll shows that Kentuckian's opinions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are divided nearly equally.

The poll, conducted by the Foundation for a Health Kentucky and Interact for Health, shows that 41% of Kentuckians polled have an unfavorable view of the ACA, 39% have a favorable view, and 20% were unsure.

The poll also showed that a majority of Democrats had a favorable view of the ACA, while a majority of Republicans had an unfavorable view.

The findings in the poll are similar to national views of the healthcare law. A national poll conducted in October showed that 43% of respondents had an unfavorable view of the ACA, while 36% had a favorable view and 20% did not know.

You can read the full poll findings, by clicking here.

  • Poll

  • Given what you know about the health reform law, do you have a generally favorable or unfavorable opinion of it?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Favorable
    28%
    91 votes
    Unfavorable
    70%
    225 votes
    Don't know
    2%
    6 votes
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