Poll: Support for Obamacare Surges Among Democrats

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A new Washington Post/ABC poll shows that support for the health-care law has surged among Democrats, with 76% of Democrats supporting the law -- up 11 points since January.

Republicans, however, remain firmly against the law, with 78% opposing it.

Overall, among all respondents in that poll, 49% support the law and 48% oppose it -- which is different from other recent health-care polling (although the questioning is somewhat different).

This month's NBC/WSJ poll found 35% calling the law a good idea, versus 49% calling it a bad idea. (In the same poll, 65% of Democrats said the law is a good idea, compared with 85% of Republicans saying it is a bad idea.)

And a Kaiser survey -- considered the gold standard on health-care polling -- found 46% with a negative view of the health-care law and 38% with a positive view.