Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by views about environmental protection

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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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California 33% 62% 3% 2% 494
Florida 35% 63% 2% 1% 248
Georgia 28% 70% 1% < 1% 104
Illinois 38% 60% < 1% 1% 192
Massachusetts 29% 71% < 1% < 1% 100
Michigan 35% 57% 1% 8% 135
New Jersey 31% 64% 2% 3% 128
New York 28% 69% 1% 2% 263
North Carolina 38% 57% 2% 3% 127
Ohio 38% 57% 2% 3% 143
Pennsylvania 32% 62% 3% 2% 181
Texas 41% 53% 4% 2% 312
Virginia 30% 65% 5% < 1% 113

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