National Survey of 1,000 Likely
Conducted April 24-25, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How important is it for Congress to pass major energy legislation aimed at reducing global warming this year?
33% Very important
22% Somewhat important
20% Not very important
22% Not at all important
3% Not sure
2* Do you favor or oppose a major energy bill aimed at reducing global warming?
21% Not sure
3* Would a major energy bill aimed at reducing global warming help the economy, hurt the economy, or have no impact on the economy?
15% No impact
11% Not sure
4* Is it possible for government actions to significantly reduce global warming?
20% Not sure
5* To generate cleaner energy and fight global warming, it might cost Americans more money each year in taxes and utility costs. How much are you willing to pay each year in higher taxes and utility costs?
2% More than $1,000
9% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence