The sense of Congress is that...

There are a lot more important problems to deal with than climate change, and employees will never get enough money in a tax cut to offset the higher energy costs that will result from a carbon tax.

176

40%

259

60%

The minority position is that we should adopt a carbon tax on all industries to deal with climate change, and offset the higher energy costs by cutting payroll taxes for all employees.

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Results calculated from Resurgent Republic survey data of self-identified independent voters, June 20-June 23, 2010, N=290, margin of error +/-5.75%