Among voters nationwide
Should the U.S. government be spending more money or less money on each of the following?
% = saying government should spend “a lot more” or “somewhat more” money on
Health care: 60%
Child care: 51%
Police reform: 49%
Climate change: 48%
The military: 46%
RON’S COMMENT: Strong majorities want the federal government to spend more on infrastructure, education and health care. A smaller majority, 51%, favor doing so for child care…. 70% of Democrats and 50% of Republicans favor more spending on infrastructure; while 69% of Democrats and 36% of Republicans favor more spending on child care.
More data on Biden’s proposals:
- 58% favor increasing funding for rural broadband internet access
- 43% favor investing in electric vehicles
- 59% favor providing advanced training for workers in manufacturing and other industries
RAISING TAXES: Would you favor or oppose raising taxes on corporations and Americans making more than $400,000 to help pay for spending on any of those issues?
Not sure: 12%
RON’S COMMENT: 73% of Democrats, 32% of Republicans and 48% of independents favor raising taxes on corporations and Americans making more than $400,000 to help pay for added spending.