Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among moderates by views about environmental protection (2014) Switch to: Views about environmental regulation among moderates by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of moderates who say…

Views about environmental regulation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 29% 70% 1% < 1% 3,493
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 27% 72% 1% < 1% 7,537
Neither/both equally 25% 69% 5% 1% 331
Don't know 22% 69% < 1% 9% 292

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