Party affiliation among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by political party

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Metro area Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 39% 16% 45% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 37% 13% 50% 124
Boston Metro Area 25% 18% 57% 263
Chicago Metro Area 31% 14% 55% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 39% 18% 43% 246
Detroit Metro Area 27% 17% 55% 182
Houston Metro Area 37% 20% 43% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 28% 18% 54% 443
Miami Metro Area 20% 20% 60% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 36% 17% 47% 155
New York City Metro Area 25% 18% 56% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 29% 11% 60% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 41% 15% 44% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 40% 19% 41% 112
Providence Metro Area 31% 19% 50% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 33% 25% 42% 160
San Diego Metro Area 38% 18% 44% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 18% 20% 62% 223
Seattle Metro Area 27% 26% 47% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 25% 20% 54% 126
Tampa Metro Area 37% 18% 45% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 33% 14% 54% 366

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