Views about government aid to the poor 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 views about government aid to the poor

% of who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say government aid to the poor…

State Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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California 31% 65% 2% 2% 429
Florida 34% 62% 3% 1% 178
Illinois 32% 64% 2% 3% 131
Massachusetts 31% 66% 1% 2% 107
New York 31% 65% 2% 2% 188
Pennsylvania 38% 59% 3% 1% 139
Texas 43% 52% 4% 1% 220

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