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Infographic: Paying for the Affordable Care Act

October 24, 2012 By Aaron Sinner, Policy Associate

Though the Affordable Care Act (ACA) became law two and a half years ago, many misconceptions remain about this complex piece of legislation. That’s likely why over 46% of Americans said they’re either still undecided on how they feel about the law or could change their minds, according to a recent Kaiser poll. Considering many of the law’s major provisions have yet to take effect, this is especially unsurprising.

For those looking to better understand the health law’s financing, take a look at this infographic:

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Graphics & design by Rachel Weeks.

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