Party affiliation among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by political party

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Metro area Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 62% 12% 26% 189
Boston Metro Area 47% 22% 31% 136
Chicago Metro Area 48% 17% 34% 283
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 60% 13% 27% 234
Detroit Metro Area 57% 8% 35% 126
Houston Metro Area 48% 17% 35% 186
Los Angeles Metro Area 49% 18% 33% 348
Miami Metro Area 41% 19% 41% 160
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 66% 14% 21% 101
New York City Metro Area 41% 21% 39% 506
Philadelphia Metro Area 43% 15% 42% 213
Phoenix Metro Area 61% 16% 23% 166
Pittsburgh Metro Area 54% 14% 32% 109
Providence Metro Area 45% 21% 33% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 52% 19% 29% 141
San Diego Metro Area 59% 14% 27% 127
San Francisco Metro Area 39% 23% 38% 101
St. Louis Metro Area 49% 16% 35% 101
Tampa Metro Area 58% 17% 25% 109
Washington, DC Metro Area 54% 14% 32% 225

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