What Do Voters Think of Hillary Clinton’s Energy Plan?
Most voters like Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton’s ambitious plan to combat global warming but admit the issue isn’t of high importance to their voting decisions.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 56% of Likely U.S. Voters think Clinton’s plan to increase the amount of electricity generated by renewable energy sources to 33% by 2027 will be good for the economy. Twenty-three percent (23%) think the plan will be bad for the economy, while 12% say it will have no impact. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on July 28-29, 2015 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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