Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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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Alaska 22% 75% 2% 1% 141
Arizona 27% 68% 2% 2% 223
California 24% 72% 2% 2% 1,621
Colorado 27% 69% 2% 2% 221
Connecticut 29% 67% < 1% 4% 180
Delaware 26% 65% 6% 3% 115
District of Columbia 10% 86% 2% 2% 142
Florida 26% 70% 2% 3% 731
Georgia 21% 75% 3% 1% 232
Hawaii 22% 75% 1% 3% 141
Idaho 32% 65% 3% < 1% 104
Illinois 25% 71% 2% 2% 472
Indiana 30% 68% 2% 1% 171
Kentucky 26% 65% 7% 2% 112
Louisiana 28% 71% < 1% 2% 104
Maine 23% 72% 2% 2% 142
Maryland 20% 76% 1% 3% 255
Massachusetts 25% 70% 1% 4% 391
Michigan 27% 68% 1% 3% 321
Minnesota 25% 71% 2% 2% 211
Missouri 36% 59% 3% 1% 196
Montana 39% 59% 2% < 1% 118
Nevada 29% 66% 4% 1% 137
New Hampshire 24% 76% 1% < 1% 146
New Jersey 24% 73% 3% < 1% 341
New Mexico 29% 70% 1% 1% 121
New York 23% 74% 2% 1% 847
North Carolina 34% 64% 2% < 1% 289
North Dakota 38% 61% < 1% 1% 100
Ohio 33% 64% 1% 2% 314
Oklahoma 37% 53% 6% 3% 100
Oregon 20% 74% 2% 4% 180
Pennsylvania 25% 72% 1% 1% 471
Rhode Island 16% 76% 1% 7% 133
Tennessee 32% 65% 3% 1% 129
Texas 29% 66% 2% 3% 663
Vermont 13% 86% < 1% 1% 176
Virginia 26% 71% 2% 1% 298
Washington 19% 78% 2% 1% 314
Wisconsin 24% 74% 1% 1% 206

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