PRESS RELEASE: NEW POLL: 73% OF VOTERS SUPPORT AMERICAN JOBS PLAN — INCLUDING 57% OF REPUBLICANS

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April 6, 2021

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Maddy McDaniel, Communications Director

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NEW POLL: 73% OF VOTERS SUPPORT AMERICAN JOBS PLAN — INCLUDING 57% OF REPUBLICANS

73% of Voters, Including 67% of Independents and 57% of Republicans, Support the Proposed $2.25 Trillion American Jobs Plan

More Than 60% of Voters Support Every Potential Provision of The Build Back Better Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C.  A vast majority of voters support the proposed American Jobs Plan, according to a new poll released today by Invest in America and Data For Progress. The poll found that by a +52 point margin, voters support the $2.25 trillion American Jobs Plan, including 73% of all voters and 57% of Republicans.  

“The results are in — and voters overwhelmingly support the American Jobs Plan, a major investment in infrastructure, manufacturing, clean energy, and care,” said Maddy McDaniel, communications director for Invest in America. “Voters from across the political spectrum know that large-scale public investment will boost our economy, create millions of high paying jobs, and ensure our nation is prosperous and competitive in the future.”

More than 60% of voters support every potential provision of the proposed American Jobs Plan in areas including physical infrastructure, clean energy, manufacturing, housing, and the care economy. The poll was conducted of 1,209 voters from April 2-5.

Read the full polling tabs and methodology here.

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.

About Data for Progress

Data for Progress is a progressive think tank and polling firm, which arms movements with data-driven tools to fight for a more equitable future. DFP provides polling, data-based messaging, and policy generation for the progressive movement, and advises campaigns and candidates with the tools they need to win. DFP polling is regularly cited by The New York Times, The Washington Post, and hundreds of other trusted news organizations.

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