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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 36% 59% 2% 2% 194
Alaska 30% 68% 1% 1% 191
Arizona 29% 68% 2% 1% 337
Arkansas 39% 60% < 1% 1% 122
California 28% 67% 2% 2% 2,288
Colorado 28% 67% 2% 2% 311
Connecticut 25% 71% 1% 3% 262
Delaware 21% 73% 3% 2% 176
District of Columbia 14% 79% 3% 3% 223
Florida 30% 66% 2% 3% 1,153
Georgia 29% 68% 2% 2% 469
Hawaii 21% 74% < 1% 4% 213
Idaho 31% 65% 3% 1% 154
Illinois 29% 67% 2% 2% 760
Indiana 36% 61% 1% 2% 301
Iowa 24% 73% 1% 2% 164
Kansas 32% 57% 6% 5% 148
Kentucky 39% 57% 2% 2% 164
Louisiana 38% 59% 1% 2% 190
Maine 27% 68% 3% 2% 199
Maryland 26% 73% 1% 1% 424
Massachusetts 26% 70% 1% 3% 524
Michigan 30% 63% 3% 3% 537
Minnesota 24% 68% 4% 3% 303
Mississippi 32% 62% 6% < 1% 110
Missouri 32% 65% 2% 1% 305
Montana 43% 52% 4% 1% 169
Nebraska 28% 67% 2% 2% 144
Nevada 27% 69% 3% 1% 198
New Hampshire 21% 78% 1% < 1% 195
New Jersey 27% 70% 2% 2% 539
New Mexico 35% 61% 3% 1% 173
New York 23% 73% 2% 2% 1,287
North Carolina 29% 67% 2% 1% 525
North Dakota 35% 60% 2% 3% 157
Ohio 35% 62% 1% 1% 558
Oklahoma 33% 61% 4% 2% 192
Oregon 29% 63% 2% 5% 266
Pennsylvania 28% 69% 2% 1% 713
Rhode Island 22% 70% 3% 5% 198
South Carolina 34% 62% 3% 1% 219
South Dakota 35% 64% 1% < 1% 149
Tennessee 36% 60% 1% 3% 267
Texas 31% 64% 2% 2% 1,164
Utah 30% 65% 3% 2% 140
Vermont 20% 79% < 1% 1% 218
Virginia 27% 70% 2% 1% 502
Washington 21% 75% 2% 2% 437
West Virginia 46% 50% < 1% 4% 118
Wisconsin 28% 69% 1% 1% 311
Wyoming 34% 58% 4% 4% 151

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