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53% Think This Summer Has Been Hotter Than Recent Summers

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

With drought plaguing the Midwest, it may not be much of a surprise that over half of Americans are reporting that this summer has been hotter than recent summers.

Fifty-three percent (53%) of American Adults think this summer has been hotter, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Eighteen percent (18%) say it has not been as hot as previous summers, while 28% believe the temperature's been about the same. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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