How well do you know the Affordable Care Act?
By Jay MacDonald
The public remains sharply divided toward President Barack Obama’s historic health care reform legislation, according to polls that show few are undecided.
Most people think they know whether they like or dislike the law. But when it comes to knowing what’s actually contained within this mammoth retooling of our health insurance system, most of us may not be smarter than a failing fifth grader.
A recent online quiz on the main provisions of health care reform
by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that participants, on average, answered just 5 out of 10 questions correctly.