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BREAKING IT DOWN: The Affordable Care Act has been widely discussed and debated, but remains stubbornly misunderstood. Most core provisions of the law are actually viewed very favorably by the public. Our recent infographic to illustrates the anatomy of ObamaCare and highlights how the individual responsibility requirement will only affect 6% of the U.S. population.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare” or ACA) has been widely discussed and debated, but remains widely misunderstood. Many core provisions of the law are viewed favorably by the public, except the individual mandate — the most critical piece, without which the plan cannot survive.
Our latest infographic examines the anatomy of this phenomena and asks why 66% of the public views the individual mandate unfavorably when it will affect less than 6%.
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