Healthcare reform poll roundup

Healthcare reform is top political news as of late. Is Obamacare the government takeover of healthcare or what Americans need right now? There are a variety of recent polls on America’s support for these reforms. Here are a collection of recent polls.

Who do you trust more to overhaul the U.S. health care system?

Democrats 44%
Republicans 14%
Neither 43%

Would a new Healthcare reform law improve, not change, or worsen medical care in the U.S.?

In the U.S.
Improve 44%
Not Change 14%
Worsen 34%

Improve 26%
Not Change 29%
Worsen 34%

USA Today
Do you favor or oppose Congress passing a major health care reform bill this year?

Favor 56%
Oppose 33%
No Opinion 12%

The most telling poll is perhaps the Gallup poll. When it comes to America at large most citizens believe healthcare reform will improve healthcare. Start grabbing at personal medical charts and people become a whole lot more skeptical of Washington’s reform. The overwhelming number of people surveyed do not feel healthcare reform will impact them positively.