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State Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 36% 62% 1% 1% 121
California 32% 62% 2% 4% 803
Colorado 29% 64% 1% 6% 118
Florida 36% 60% 1% 3% 377
Georgia 37% 59% 4% < 1% 141
Illinois 34% 63% 2% 1% 274
Indiana 38% 56% 3% 2% 126
Maryland 36% 60% 1% 3% 116
Massachusetts 36% 62% 1% 1% 175
Michigan 32% 59% 5% 4% 203
Minnesota 32% 65% 2% 1% 126
Missouri 37% 57% 4% 2% 110
New Jersey 29% 64% 4% 3% 220
New York 27% 67% 2% 4% 425
North Carolina 35% 62% 1% 2% 161
Ohio 34% 61% 4% 1% 208
Pennsylvania 34% 63% 2% 1% 275
Texas 32% 62% 2% 4% 443
Virginia 24% 75% < 1% 1% 168
Washington 30% 68% < 1% 1% 156
Wisconsin 34% 64% < 1% 1% 131

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