ICYMI: VAST MAJORITY OF AMERICANS SUPPORT INFLATION REDUCTION ACT PROVISIONS

Americans Approve of the Inflation Reduction Act’s Cost-Lowering Measures

In Case You Missed It — Public support for provisions in the Inflation Reduction Act is very high, according to a new poll from POLITICO/Morning Consult. For many policies, public support reaches as high as net +60, with all provisions enjoying strong support among Americans.

VIEW THE NEW POLL HERE

KEY FINDINGS:

  • 75% of voters support placing caps on prescription drug prices, while only 13% oppose the provision.

  • 73% of voters support allowing Medicare to negotiate some prescription drug prices, while only 13% oppose the measure.

  • 72% of voters support limiting annual out-of-pocket prescription drug costs to $2,000 for Medicare patients, while 15% oppose doing so.

  • 61% of voters support putting a 15% corporate tax minimum on companies that have usually paid little, if any, taxes, while only 24% oppose the measure.

  • 59% of voters support providing $60 billion in incentives for clean energy manufacturing in the U.S., while only 28% oppose the investment.

About Invest in America

Invest In America is a national rapid response operation advocating for robust public investment to rescue the economy from the COVID crisis and create prosperity for the future, and to fight back against fear-mongers who use deficit concerns as a scapegoat to starve American communities and businesses of resources.

The operation consists of two components: Invest in America, the charitable and public education arm, which is a fiscally sponsored project of Economic Security Project funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and Economic Security Project co-chair Chris Hughes; and Invest in America Action, the advocacy and social welfare arm, which is a fiscally sponsored project of Economic Security Project Action funded by Chris Hughes and the Omidyar Network.

Learn more at InvestInAmericaNow.com and @InvestNowUSA, and InvestinAmericaProject.com.

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