Americans Want The Government To Act On Climate Change. What’s The Hold-Up?

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So where does the public stand on combating climate change? Even before recent devastating weather events, Americans have long said that the federal government wasn’t doing enough. Via FiveThirtyEight.

Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly polling roundup. As President Biden and other Democrats work to pass an omnibus budget bill, members of the party are at odd…

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A majority of Americans view both major political parties unfavorably. Per arecently released Gallup poll, 55 percent of surveyed adults said they had an unfavorable view of the Democratic Party and 56 percent an unfavorable view of the Republican Party. That being said, the GOP’s favorability rating (now 40 percent) increased 3 points between January and September, while the Democratic Party’s favorability (now 43 percent) dropped by 5 points during the same time period.

Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s popularity may be suffering from her opposition to the Democrats’ proposed spending bill, according toa new Morning Consult poll. Sinema’s approval among Arizona voters dropped 6 percentage points since the start of the year, from 48 percent to 42 percent. This drop left voter disapproval of Sinema equal to voter approval of her, at 42 percent. Sinema’s disapproval rating headtopics.com

among Democratsdropped 20 points from the beginning of the year, to 40 percent now. But her disapproval among Democrats was somewhat offset by her improved approval rating among Republicans, which increased by 9 points.

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FiveThirtyEight The US can do little more to prevent climate change no matter what you think. Other nations must do their part. US ranked 84th of 106 worst air quality. 22 countries better than us. The middle east and China make up like the top 30 worst! And they are doing NOTHING! FiveThirtyEight If Americans are saying the federal government isn’t doing enough why do they keep voting for people at the service of the fossil fuel industry?

FiveThirtyEight And thanks to Coal Manchin, the US will continue doing nothing. Money is more important that life. FiveThirtyEight Selfishness is the hold up. The government doesn't care about us

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