ICYMI: MADDOW DISCUSSES INVEST IN AMERICA/DATA FOR PROGRESS POLL ABOUT BIPARTISAN SUPPORT FOR BIDEN’S INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN
69% of Voters, Including 65% of Independents and 50% of Republicans, Support A Multi-Trillion Dollar Build Back Better Plan To Invest In American Infrastructure
Majority Wants Republicans In Congress To Work With Biden Administration To Pass Build Back Better Plan
Last night MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow cited an Invest in America/Data For Progress poll, which found that a vast majority of voters support a multi-trillion dollar investment in American infrastructure.
The poll found that by a +47 point margin, voters support a Build Back Better plan that includes $4 trillion investment to repair roads, bridges, and schools, modernize the country’s electrical grid, and create millions of jobs. That includes 65% of Independents and 50% of Republicans.
Read more highlights from the poll here:
- 69% of voters, including 65% of Independents and 50% of Republicans, support a multi-trillion dollar Build Back Better plan to invest in American infrastructure.
- More than 60% of voters support every potential provision of a multi-trillion dollar Build Back Better Plan in areas including repairing roads, bridges, drinking water systems and public transportation, and investing in clean energy.
- 52% of voters believe infrastructure investments will drive economic growth, create good-paying jobs, and pay for itself in the long run.
- 53% of voters believe Republicans should work with, rather than obstruct, President Biden to pass the Build Back Better plan.
Read the full polling tabs and methodology here.