Political ideology among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by political ideology

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

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Alabama 61% 23% 8% 8% 233
Alaska 52% 33% 10% 5% 129
Arizona 56% 25% 13% 6% 265
Arkansas 57% 29% 10% 4% 141
California 46% 33% 15% 6% 1,268
Colorado 58% 22% 15% 6% 194
Connecticut 49% 31% 12% 7% 105
Florida 51% 27% 15% 7% 768
Georgia 58% 25% 11% 6% 383
Idaho 60% 25% 11% 4% 141
Illinois 48% 30% 15% 7% 485
Indiana 56% 25% 12% 7% 282
Iowa 62% 17% 13% 7% 123
Kansas 55% 28% 14% 3% 136
Kentucky 53% 27% 14% 6% 210
Louisiana 60% 26% 7% 7% 211
Maine 53% 32% 10% 5% 101
Maryland 47% 30% 11% 12% 199
Massachusetts 38% 38% 17% 7% 197
Michigan 55% 28% 11% 6% 348
Minnesota 54% 29% 12% 6% 192
Mississippi 62% 21% 13% 3% 140
Missouri 49% 28% 15% 8% 275
Montana 65% 23% 9% 4% 171
Nebraska 60% 24% 5% 10% 133
Nevada 49% 31% 13% 7% 133
New Jersey 42% 38% 14% 6% 283
New Mexico 53% 33% 5% 9% 121
New York 44% 32% 17% 8% 586
North Carolina 55% 26% 14% 5% 387
North Dakota 58% 26% 14% 3% 156
Ohio 58% 24% 12% 5% 464
Oklahoma 47% 32% 15% 7% 170
Oregon 50% 28% 18% 4% 148
Pennsylvania 57% 24% 12% 6% 532
South Carolina 53% 29% 10% 8% 205
South Dakota 64% 24% 9% 4% 146
Tennessee 55% 24% 12% 8% 299
Texas 54% 24% 16% 6% 982
Utah 61% 24% 12% 3% 132
Virginia 61% 26% 10% 3% 329
Washington 54% 29% 11% 5% 207
West Virginia 62% 26% 8% 4% 158
Wisconsin 65% 25% 7% 3% 226
Wyoming 58% 28% 5% 8% 177

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