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    1. 1. Health care or health scare?<br />Eric Anderson, Principal and CEO<br />Laura Giocomo, Associate<br />
    2. 2. What does the public know about reform?<br />
    3. 3. Where is the public learning about health care reform?<br />Source: http://www.kff.org/kaiserpolls/upload/8127-F.pdf<br />
    4. 4. Fact vs. Myth<br />Source: http://www.kff.org/healthreform/upload/8148.pdf<br />
    5. 5. More myths<br />`<br /><ul><li> Eric Patashnik, University of Virginia professor, breaks down the two greatest myths:</li></ul>That America currently has a private health care system<br />That Americans “overwhelmingly despise the current health care system.”<br />Source: www.virginia.edu.uvatoday<br />
    6. 6. The “what’s in it for me?” mentality<br />80 percent of Americans support universal health care coverage<br /><ul><li> However, they still have major concerns about how universal coverage could affect them
    7. 7. Higher taxes?
    8. 8. Increased health care costs?
    9. 9. Lower quality?
    10. 10. Longer wait time for treatment?</li></ul>Source: www.virginia.edu.uvatoday<br />
    11. 11. A majority of the public disapproves of the Republican idea to cut off funding for health care reform<br /><ul><li> 55 percent of Americans disapprove of the plan to cut off funding to the new health care reforms
    12. 12. Yet 51 percent of Americans still disapprove of the original legislation
    13. 13. 21 percent think the new law will make the health care system better, while 23 percent think it will make the health care system worse</li></ul>Source: CBS News Poll, Feb, 2011 <br />
    14. 14. Divided public opinion on health care reform<br />Source: Kaiser Family Foundation, Dec. 2010 <br />
    15. 15. Shifting opinions among seniors<br />Source: Kaiser Family Foundation, Dec. 2010 <br />
    16. 16. Dislike law – but like components<br />What should Congress do with the 2010 health care law?<br /><ul><li>35 percent say Congress should change the law so it does more
    17. 17. 33 percent say that Congress should repeal it completely</li></ul>Do you think that Congress should repeal the portion that stops insurance companies from denying coverage because of pre-existing conditions?<br /><ul><li>59 percent believe that this portion should remain in law
    18. 18. 36 percent believe that this portion should be repealed</li></ul>Source: McClatchy-Marist Poll, Nov. 2010<br />
    19. 19. Dislike law – but like components<br />Do you think that Congress should repeal the portion that allows children up to age 26 to stay on their parents’ insurance<br /><ul><li>68 percent believe that this portion should remain in law
    20. 20. 29 percent believe this portion should be repealed</li></ul>Do you think that Congress should repeal the portion that closes the so-called donut hole in Medicare prescription drug coverage?<br /><ul><li>57 percent believe that this portion should remain in law
    21. 21. 32 percent believe that this portion should be repealed</li></ul>Source: McClatchy-Marist Poll, Nov. 2010<br />
    22. 22. What effect did health care have on 2010 election?<br /><ul><li> "Of all the factors that contributed to Republican gains in the congressional elections, the President's healthcare reform does not appear to have been the significant drag on Democratic candidates.”</li></ul> - Brad Woodhouse, Democratic National Committee communications director <br /><ul><li> "This election was a clear signal that voters do not want President Obama's health care plan.” </li></ul> - Bill McInturff, Republican pollster<br />Source: Washington Post, Nov. 7, 2010 <br />
    23. 23. House efforts to defund federal health care law<br /><ul><li> The GOP wants to repeal health care reform
    24. 24. Obstacles to repealing federal health care reform:</li></ul>Democrats control the Senate and the White House<br />Implementation funds were appropriated in the law itself<br /><ul><li> Possible repeal strategies:</li></ul>Enact legislation rescinding implementation funds<br />Attach language to all budget bills that restricts funding to carry out health care reform<br />Source: Washington Post, Feb. 18, 2011 <br />
    25. 25. The Colorado Politics of Health Care Reform<br />`<br /><ul><li> Colorado’s congressional delegation split cleanly along party lines on H.R. 2 to repeal federal reform.</li></li></ul><li>“Health care freedom acts” have mixed reviews<br />`<br /><ul><li> Colorado voters rejected a measure to block federal health care reform (Amendment 63)
    26. 26. Voters approved health care freedom acts in three states:
    27. 27. Missouri
    28. 28. Arizona
    29. 29. Oklahoma</li></ul>Source: American Medical News, Nov. 2010 <br />
    30. 30. Constitutional?<br />`<br /><ul><li>65 percent of voters believe that it is unconstitutional to require </li></ul> Americans to buy health insurance<br /><ul><li>Virginia and Florida federal judges say that the health care reform act is not constitutional
    31. 31. Colorado Attorney General John Suthers joined a number of attorneys general in challenging the constitutionality of the </li></ul> individual insurance mandate<br />Source: American Medical News, Nov. 2010, McClatchy-Marist Poll, Nov. 2010 <br />
    32. 32. How do we move forward?<br />Source: Source: Kaiser Family Foundation, Dec. 2010 <br />

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