One week after the House of Representatives passed the health care plan
President Obama and congressional Democrats, 54% of the
nation's likely voters still favor repealing the new law. The latest
Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 42% oppose
Those figures are virtually unchanged from last week. They include 44% who Strongly Favor
repeal and 34% who Strongly Oppose it.Repeal is favored by 84% of Republicans and 59% of unaffiliated voters.
Among white Democrats, 25% favor repeal, but only one percent (1%) of
black Democrats share that view.
A note to Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, who has no plans to file a lawsuit to repeal the law: Another poll finds that almost half of voters want their states to sue.