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Views about environmental regulationAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSample size
Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy1%< 1%2%1%14%2%2%< 1%< 1%7%2%< 1%1%4%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%3%3%2%< 1%2%1%< 1%1%1%3%1%7%3%< 1%4%1%1%4%< 1%1%< 1%1%7%1%< 1%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%2,939
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost1%< 1%2%< 1%15%2%1%< 1%< 1%7%2%1%< 1%4%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%4%3%2%< 1%1%< 1%< 1%1%1%3%1%9%2%< 1%3%1%2%4%1%1%< 1%1%6%1%< 1%2%3%< 1%2%< 1%8,736
Neither/both equally1%< 1%2%< 1%16%2%< 1%1%< 1%5%3%< 1%1%4%1%1%1%4%< 1%1%1%1%2%2%1%3%< 1%< 1%2%< 1%4%< 1%8%2%< 1%2%3%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%2%6%1%< 1%3%3%< 1%1%< 1%252
Don't know< 1%< 1%2%< 1%16%3%3%1%< 1%9%1%1%< 1%3%1%< 1%2%1%1%1%3%7%5%2%< 1%1%< 1%1%1%< 1%1%< 1%4%1%< 1%3%2%3%3%2%< 1%< 1%1%8%1%< 1%1%1%1%1%< 1%205
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