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View Diary: Pew poll: Obamacare still confuses, but few support Republican sabotage (34 comments)

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  •  Huge racial gap over support/opposition (4+ / 0-)
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    cocinero, deepeco, Matt Z, Whatithink

    to the law.  91% of Blacks approve, 61% of Latinos, but just 29% of Whites.  That's a 62 point difference between Blacks and Whites over perceptions of the law, and a 42 point gap between Latinos and Whites.

    As for why exactly that is the case, that's a topic I couldn't possibly explore adequately in a single comment.  But there it is.

    "Those who have wrought great changes in the world never succeeded by gaining over chiefs; but always by exciting the multitude." - Martin Van Buren

    by puakev on Mon Sep 16, 2013 at 10:48:30 AM PDT

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