National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted September 20-21, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the Environmental Protection Agency?
2* How much of America’s electricity is now being produced by coal-burning power plants – 80%, 50%, 40%, 25%, less than 10%, not sure?
3* Do you favor or oppose new environmental regulations to place stricter limits on carbon dioxide emissions from new power plants?
4* Will new regulations to limit carbon dioxide emissions increase energy costs in the United States, decrease energy costs, or have no impact on energy costs in the United States?
5* Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: "Climate change - caused by carbon pollution - is one of the most significant public health threats of our time”?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence