Only 1 in 5 American voters say they support the House Republican's revised health care plan, slightly better than the 17 percent who said they approved of the first health care plan in March, according to a Quinnipiac University national poll released Thursday.

Just over half (56 percent) of the 1,078 registered voters polled via telephone last week oppose the American Health Care Act, while 22 percent did not answer either way. Party affiliation of those who responded were 24 percent Republican, 34 percent Democrat, 35 percent Independent, with 8 percent not divulging their party affiliation.

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Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.