Questions - Coal Industry - July 14-15, 2013
38% Think Government Is Best Bet for Alternative Energy Development
Voters Like Coal Industry More Than the EPA
National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted July 14-15, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Do you have a
very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable
impression of the U.S. coal industry?
2* Is it possible to use coal for energy and still protect the environment?
3* Does the Obama Administration want to outlaw the coal industry?
4* Will new regulations on the coal industry help the economy, hurt the economy, or have no impact on the economy?
5* What will do more to meet the U.S. need for more affordable energy sources—research by private businesses seeking a profit or research by government seeking alternative energy sources?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence