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      • What kind of effect has the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) had on you?

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

        Positive
        24%
        297 votes
        Negative
        60%
        744 votes
        No effect
        16%
        193 votes
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      • What would you like to see Congress do with the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare?

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

        Keep it!
        25%
        30 votes
        Drop it!
        29%
        34 votes
        Keep parts and make improvements.
        46%
        55 votes
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        Trump's budget means deep cuts for health care safety net

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        President Donald Trump's first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular health insurance programs that are part of the social safety net. Trump campaigned for president on a promise to improve health care.
        President Donald Trump's first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular health insurance programs that are part of the social safety net. Trump campaigned for president on a promise to improve health care.
      • Uncertainty grows as Trump delays a health care decision

        Uncertainty grows as Trump delays a health care decision

        Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:46 AM EDT2017-05-24 15:46:12 GMT
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        While insurers released a blueprint Monday for stabilizing wobbly markets, the Trump administration is leaving in limbo billions of dollars in federal subsidy payments.

        While insurers released a blueprint Monday for stabilizing wobbly markets, the Trump administration is leaving in limbo billions of dollars in federal subsidy payments.

      • Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

        Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

        Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:45 AM EDT2017-05-24 15:45:57 GMT
        Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:45 AM EDT2017-05-24 15:45:57 GMT
        Health care is a prominent issue in rural Montana as the state prepares to vote in a special election to fill its only seat in the US House.
        Health care is a prominent issue in rural Montana as the state prepares to vote in a special election to fill its only seat in the US House.
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