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The recent melt-down of the Affordable Care Act's opening of the Health.gov website served to cast a spotlight on the entire law. More than 60% of the public pretend to know what it is about. That is about the same as Congress knew when they voted to enact the bill into law.
Despite and perhaps because of it's sudden visibility and the topic of all news media most know of it's shortcomings and how it was passed with major deceptions on the part of the Democrats, HHS, and President Obama's administration.
According to the Seattle Times, "A poll released today by Harris Interactive dug more deeply into the opinions of the uninsured, who face penalties if they don’t get insurance by March of next year. The survey found that more than one-third of uninsured Americans say they are prepared to make health-insurance choices — but 31 percent said they didn’t know about the health insurance exchanges set up to sell the coverage.