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September 2, 2009 2:35 PM

What a difference an election makes: GOP now likes polls

Republicans are using ammunition they scorned for years to attack Obama's proposed health care overhaul: polls. Over the August congressional break, House Republican leader John Boehner of Ohio issued regular news releases about health care surveys. But that follows years of GOP disdain for opinion surveys when President Bush's approval ratings were tanking.

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