More than half of the nation approves of the Supreme Court ruling in King v. Burwell that  subsides on the federal health care exchange can be legally issued to consumers.

According to a new poll by the Kaiser Family Foundation, when told the outcome of the case, just over 6-in-10 (62%) of those surveyed by Kaiser said they approve of the Court’s decision, while a third (32%) disapproved. These approval numbers are higher than the 2012 Supreme Court decision upholding most major provisions of the Affordable Care Act. In a June 2012 Kaiser Health Tracking poll, the public was more evenly split, with 47% approving and 43% disapproving, Kaiser notes.

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