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Repeal health reform? Why not improve it?
Sacramento Bee

Despite all the Sturm und Drang over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, its passage wasn’t the reason voters decided to transform the House of Representatives from a Democratic to a Republican majority last week.

Exit polls showed that voters were evenly split on federal health care reform. Forty-seven percent said it should either be expanded or kept the way it is, while 48 percent said it should be repealed. For most voters, the big issue was the sad state of the economy.