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Poll Finds Government Shutdown Could Backfire On GOP

September 19, 2013

Republican members of Michigan’s congressional delegation indicate they will join the leadership in the US House and vote to continue funding the federal government ONLY if all funding is eliminated for the Affordable Care Act health care program. But a respected pollster who conducted a recent survey for GOP members of Congress says a solid majority of Republican voters do not want the government shut down over the issue of funding ObamaCare. Pollster David Winston tells WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter tying a government shutdown to de-funding ObamaCare could backfire on House Republicans…