Views about environmental regulation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by views about environmental protection

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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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Alabama 55% 36% 4% 5% 293
Alaska 60% 33% 2% 5% 108
Arizona 52% 42% 2% 4% 288
Arkansas 53% 42% 3% 2% 179
California 44% 49% 3% 5% 1,231
Colorado 53% 40% 2% 6% 174
Connecticut 45% 53% < 1% 2% 100
Delaware 46% 39% 5% 10% 108
Florida 49% 47% 2% 3% 767
Georgia 48% 48% 2% 3% 459
Idaho 56% 42% < 1% 2% 155
Illinois 49% 47% 2% 2% 525
Indiana 51% 46% 1% 2% 318
Iowa 45% 46% 6% 3% 157
Kansas 50% 43% 3% 4% 154
Kentucky 54% 38% 3% 5% 244
Louisiana 48% 45% 3% 4% 251
Maryland 45% 48% 2% 5% 194
Massachusetts 49% 44% 2% 6% 148
Michigan 47% 44% 4% 5% 406
Minnesota 48% 49% 1% 2% 243
Mississippi 52% 41% 4% 4% 181
Missouri 55% 42% 2% 2% 309
Montana 72% 24% 1% 3% 130
Nebraska 53% 39% 2% 6% 154
Nevada 67% 23% 4% 6% 105
New Jersey 39% 53% 2% 6% 303
New Mexico 43% 48% 3% 6% 126
New York 46% 48% 2% 4% 596
North Carolina 49% 42% 4% 5% 441
North Dakota 57% 36% 2% 6% 172
Ohio 52% 42% 3% 3% 523
Oklahoma 51% 43% 2% 4% 180
Oregon 52% 43% 3% 2% 140
Pennsylvania 55% 41% 2% 2% 581
South Carolina 52% 43% 1% 4% 246
South Dakota 60% 37% 1% 3% 145
Tennessee 50% 42% 3% 5% 363
Texas 45% 49% 2% 4% 1,257
Utah 54% 36% 8% 2% 169
Virginia 54% 44% 2% 1% 346
Washington 40% 54% 4% 2% 243
West Virginia 63% 30% 5% 2% 173
Wisconsin 49% 46% 2% 2% 270
Wyoming 75% 20% 2% 3% 153

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