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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 41% 53% 4% 2% 197
Alaska 33% 65% 2% < 1% 192
Arizona 31% 64% 2% 2% 411
Arkansas 45% 54% 1% 1% 137
California 29% 67% 2% 3% 2,580
Colorado 30% 66% 1% 3% 337
Connecticut 28% 70% < 1% 2% 291
Delaware 30% 65% 3% 3% 209
District of Columbia 19% 75% 3% 3% 231
Florida 31% 64% 2% 3% 1,283
Georgia 30% 66% 1% 2% 522
Hawaii 26% 72% < 1% 2% 214
Idaho 29% 68% 2% 1% 185
Illinois 29% 67% 2% 1% 850
Indiana 34% 64% 1% 1% 359
Iowa 27% 69% 2% 2% 184
Kansas 31% 60% 3% 5% 170
Kentucky 37% 59% 3% 2% 186
Louisiana 38% 58% 1% 3% 247
Maine 25% 71% 1% 3% 218
Maryland 25% 72% 1% 2% 435
Massachusetts 29% 67% 1% 3% 574
Michigan 30% 63% 4% 3% 595
Minnesota 27% 69% 3% 1% 362
Mississippi 35% 58% 3% 4% 121
Missouri 35% 63% 2% 1% 371
Montana 42% 55% 2% 1% 186
Nebraska 31% 63% 2% 3% 188
Nevada 34% 58% 3% 4% 207
New Hampshire 23% 75% 1% < 1% 218
New Jersey 25% 70% 2% 3% 627
New Mexico 27% 68% 3% 2% 189
New York 25% 71% 2% 2% 1,396
North Carolina 30% 67% 1% 2% 551
North Dakota 42% 54% < 1% 4% 183
Ohio 34% 62% 2% 2% 660
Oklahoma 33% 62% 3% 3% 180
Oregon 30% 63% 2% 5% 278
Pennsylvania 32% 65% 1% 1% 858
Rhode Island 20% 72% 4% 4% 224
South Carolina 36% 59% 3% 2% 251
South Dakota 37% 60% 1% 2% 181
Tennessee 37% 59% 2% 2% 262
Texas 31% 65% 2% 2% 1,366
Utah 36% 60% 2% 1% 169
Vermont 19% 80% < 1% 1% 238
Virginia 28% 70% 1% 1% 538
Washington 22% 73% 2% 3% 497
West Virginia 52% 43% < 1% 5% 143
Wisconsin 29% 68% 1% 2% 383
Wyoming 42% 52% 2% 4% 164

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