Monthly Archives: April 2014

Politics and Global Warming: April 2014

Most  registered voters are 2.5 times more likely to vote for a congressional or presidential candidate who supports action to reduce global warming. Further, registered voters are 3 times more likely to vote against a candidate who opposes action to reduce global warming. These findings come from a nationally-representative survey (Climate Change in the American Mind)…
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Climate Discussion Echoes Tobacco Debate

In 1962, Luther Terry, the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service, established the Surgeon General’s Advisory Committee on Smoking and Health. On 11 January 1964, he released the committee’s report, “Smoking and Health: Report of the Advisory Committee to the Surgeon General of the United States,” which reviewed the existing science and concluded that…
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Climate Change in the American Mind: April 2014

This report summarizes the beliefs and attitudes findings from our April 2014 survey. Findings include that most American adults – by more than a three-to-one margin – think global warming is happening than think it is not. Download the Report Here.  
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