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Health-care reform still standing

Despite all the bombs thrown at the health reform law — and there have been bombs aplenty — two years after President Barack Obama signed his crowning domestic achievement, the core provisions remain essentially unscathed, and reform is kicking in haltingly around the country. The country remains surprisingly clueless about the Affordable Care Act, repeated polls have found. Indeed, one recent poll found that more than one in seven think the U.S. Supreme Court already struck it down.