Because most Americans have no idea what it provides.
They only hear the Republican screaming that's so much louder than anything else.
The Democratic promotional machine really fell down on the job with this one.
As it does on most issues.
Even on this website, last week, someone had to be talked out of fearing Sarah Palin's imaginary death panels.
It's insane that idiots like Sarah Palin and her ilk control most public conversations about policy but they do.
-- A mind is a terrible thing to waste and waste is a terrible thing to mind. --