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.





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.

Copy and paste the following code into your website or blog to embed this visualization

<iframe src="" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" style="border:none; overflow:hidden; width:500px; height:460px;" allowTransparency="true"></iframe>

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