Health Law Repeal Efforts Will Sway Voters In Midterms, With Independents Leaning Left, Poll Shows
About half of independents surveyed in California said they would be less likely to reelect their member of Congress for voting to repeal health law or supporting the tax bill.
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Tax Bill And Obamacare Repeal Are Potent Issues In California Congressional Races, Poll Shows
With Democrats angling to win back control of the U.S. House, the new tax law and the failed attempt to repeal Obamacare may prove to be important campaign flashpoints against California Republicans, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. Sixty percent of registered voters statewide approved of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The support was highest among Democrats and people who disapprove of President Trump, and concentrated in urban and coastal areas — which happen to be regions where there are several competitive congressional races. (Mai-Duc, 5/23)