Party affiliation among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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California 21% 20% 59% 429
Florida 26% 12% 62% 178
Illinois 22% 22% 55% 131
Massachusetts 23% 17% 60% 107
New York 20% 17% 63% 188
Pennsylvania 24% 15% 61% 139
Texas 26% 27% 48% 220

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