Both Republicans and Democrats wanted to preserve the funding that’s helped 11 million low-income people get health care coverage.

Kaiser Health News: Support For Health Law Grows, Leaving Republicans In A Bind
The monthly tracking poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation finds overall support for the health law ticked up to 48 percent in February, the highest point since shortly after it passed in 2010. That was a 5-point increase since the last poll in December. In addition, 6 in 10 people said they did not favor current GOP proposals for turning control of Medicaid, the federal-state program for low-income residents, over to the states or changing the federal funding method. More than half said Medicaid is important to them or family members.

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