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Poll shows less fear on health care overhaul
San Francisco Chronicle

With President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul in limbo, Americans’ fears about its effect on them eased in January, according to a poll released as the president tries to revive sweeping Democratic legislation.

The monthly poll from the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation also found that three-fourths of Americans still think it’s important that Obama include health care reform in addressing the nation’s economic crisis — even if many have misgivings.