39% View EPA Favorably
Voters have a slightly less favorable opinion of the Environmental Protection Agency these days and still tend to consider it a drag on the economy. But they’re less enthusiastic about the need for congressional approval of EPA actions.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just 39% of Likely U.S. Voters now have a favorable opinion of the EPA. Thirty-four percent (34%) view the agency unfavorably. Twenty-seven percent (27%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on December 29-30, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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