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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 39% 57% 2% 2% 136
Arizona 42% 53% 3% 1% 161
California 36% 60% 2% 2% 810
Colorado 39% 58% 1% 1% 122
Florida 39% 56% 2% 3% 527
Georgia 36% 61% 2% 1% 256
Illinois 37% 60% 2% 1% 349
Indiana 43% 54% 2% 2% 179
Kentucky 49% 44% 5% 2% 105
Louisiana 40% 57% 1% 2% 132
Maryland 35% 64% < 1% 1% 171
Massachusetts 43% 55% 1% 1% 160
Michigan 33% 59% 3% 4% 238
Minnesota 36% 61% 3% 1% 134
Missouri 48% 48% 1% 3% 165
New Jersey 32% 65% 1% 2% 218
New York 32% 65% 3% 1% 461
North Carolina 40% 55% 1% 3% 284
Ohio 43% 54% 1% 2% 319
Oklahoma 40% 56% 2% 3% 103
Pennsylvania 39% 59% 1% 1% 345
South Carolina 45% 52% < 1% 2% 125
Tennessee 40% 58% 1% 1% 151
Texas 37% 60% 2% 1% 683
Virginia 37% 60% 2% 2% 243
Washington 33% 65% 1% < 1% 152
Wisconsin 36% 62% 1% 1% 156

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