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Green Is Becoming Un-Cool: Voters No Longer Want US Democrats To Focus On Climate Change


Health care comes first, guns come in second, and climate change is far behind.

Significant pluralities of American voters, and Democrats specifically, want the Democratic Party to prioritize health care if they retake the White House and Congress in 2021:

Out of all likely voters, 31 percent said they would want Democrats to focus on health care. Guns were the second most cited issue, at 15 percent, followed by immigration (14 percent), deficit reduction (11 percent), and climate change (only 6 percent).

Looking just at self-identified Democrats, the numbers are strikingly similar, with answers more concentrated around health care and guns.

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