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One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors. -- Plato (429-347 BC)

Monday, May 10, 2010

64% of Arkansans Disapprove of Votes by Blanche Lincoln

Excerpts of John Lyon, Arkansas News Bureau, reporting on a recent poll: Arkansans oppose the overhaul of the nation’s health care system in slightly larger numbers than they did before it became law . . .

The poll, commissioned by the Arkansas News Bureau/Stephens Media, found 64% oppose the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
[Previously] on March 23, 58% opposed . . .

In the latest poll, the question “Do you support or oppose the health care reform bill approved by Congress and signed into law by President Obama?”
- 64% oppose, 27% support, 9% undecided.
In the January poll: 58% oppose, 26% support, 16% undecided.

Respondents also were asked in both polls if they approved or disapproved of the votes of Arkansas’ senators, Democrats Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor, in support of the measure.

Lincoln’s vote, 64% disapproved, 28% approved, 8% not sure.
In Jan., 59% disapproved, 28% approved, 13% not sure.

Pryor’s vote, 62% disapproved, 28% approved, 10% not sure.
In Jan., 55% disapproved, 27% approved, 18% not sure.

Lincoln and Pryor have predicted that Arkansans will warm to the law when they see the beneficial effects of provisions . . . But the law has spurred controversy, particularly with a requirement that nearly every American buy health insurance. . . . in the immediate future Lincoln has more cause to be concerned than Pryor, who will not be up for re-election until 2012, but Pryor’s health care vote could become an issue if the law remains unpopular. “The real test will come first in November,” . . . “Then in a couple of years, if they (Arkansans) don’t see any improvement . . . to the health care system, then I think you’re really going to see the backlash kick in.”

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14 Comments:

Anonymous Scott Casey said...

Blanche needs to go!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Lisa Seabolt-Miller said...

Ah, she looks tired in this pic. :(

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Lu Lu Belle said...

Major Corporations are saying they will be dropping employee healthcare coverage ~ GRAND

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Stan Johnson said...

You are right Scott

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Larry W. Loggins said...

I will second that motion.

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Barry Byrd said...

MoveOn.org and SEIU backed Bill Halter needs to be defeated also

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Gary D. Pruett said...

Good ! That means there's hope if we disapprove of her liberalistic votes!!!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Lori Prior said...

Sadly, all companies will be dropping all of us. It's too expensive for them. This HC bill is a disaster waiting to happen and I cant wait!!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Karen Blake-Bahr said...

Bye bye Blanche. Don't let the kick in the arse your going to get on election day hit you to hard!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Donna Flowers Hester said...

I second that, Barry. Check out Jim Holt - he voted against pay raises for himself, against state takeover of schools, for gun rights, has a military background . . . Can check out his voting record compared to others @ www.wpaag.org.

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Chris Adams said...

Can't wait until November so we can say Bye Bye Blanche!!!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Lisa Vaughn said...

She's upset that her pen is soon to be out of ink all dried up.

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Jan Wilcox said...

Bye, Bye, Blanche!

5/11/2010  
Anonymous Anita Messenger said...

We're voting for Jim Holt to take Lincoln's place - he should have been there last time! If Arkansans had voted him in six years ago, HE would have been the 60th vote instead of Lincoln and we wouldn't have the health care bill now! His voting record speaks for him loud and clear!

5/11/2010  

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