This poll finds large majorities of Democrats – and most of the public overall – support both major approaches primary candidates have put forward to expand coverage and make health care more affordable, though a public option remains significantly more popular than Medicare-for-all, The poll also examines health priorities for Congress and President Trump’s job approval on health issues.
This issue brief answers key questions about Texas v. United States. The litigation challenges the Affordable Care Act’s minimum essential coverage provision (known as the individual mandate) and raises questions about whether the law can survive.
Key polling data examining the favorability of the ACA and its provisions, including protections for people with pre-existing conditions and the law’s individual mandate penalty, which Congress eliminated effective in 2019.
This interactive map shows the status of all Section 1332 waivers requested by states to alter key ACA requirements in order to shore up fragile insurance markets, address unique state market issues, or experiment with alternative coverage models.