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Poll Says Majority of Americans Prefer 'Medicare For All' Health Care

Posted by Steve Schram on May 17, 2016 at 11:18 AM

Originally published on May 16, 2016 on ABC News by Micheal Edison Hayden.

A growing number of Americans now support the idea of federally-funded healthcare, according to a new poll conducted by Gallup measuring response to each of the three remaining Presidential candidates' proposed healthcare policies.

When presented with three different scenarios for the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), based on the candidates' positions, 58 percent of U.S. adults favored Sen. Bernie Sanders' idea of replacing the law with a single-payer, federally-funded healthcare system that provides insurance for all Americans.

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