View Full Version : Opposition to Healthcare Hits New High 56%

09-18-2009, 02:40 PM
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters nationwide now oppose the health care reform proposed by President Obama and congressional Democrats. Thatís the highest level of opposition yet measured and includes 44% who are Strongly Opposed.


09-18-2009, 02:41 PM
48% Want Abortion Coverage Banned in Health Care Plan

The health care reform legislation working its way through Congress faces many obstacles primarily because it touches so many aspects of life. The abortion issue is one more with the potential to create a lose-lose situation for advocates of the plan. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 48% believe any government-subsidized health care plan should be prohibited from covering abortion procedures. Thirteen percent (13%) believe such plans should be required to cover abortions, and 32% favor a more neutral approach with no requirements in either direction. Among those who currently support passage of the legislation, 22% want...
http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/current_events/healthcare/september_2009/48_want_abortion_coverage_banned_in_health_care_pl an