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Poll: Majority Of Voters Support Build Back Better Because It Will Help Families With Rising Costs

65% of Voters—including 64% of Independents—Support the Build Back Better Act

A majority of voters support the Build Back Better Act and believe its passage is needed to lower costs for American families, according to a new poll released today by Data For Progress and Invest in America. The poll comes after the release of today’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) report, which raises the urgency for Congress to take action and help families deal with rising costs.

The poll was conducted with 1,326 likely voters on January 11. Key findings include: 

  • 59% of voters, including 88% of Democrats and 60% of Independents, support the Build Back Better Act when weighing its potential to help everyday families by lowering their key expenses against arguments of the bill’s opponents.

  • 65% of voters, including 92% of Democrats, 64% of Independents, and 38% of Republicans, support the Build Back Better Act.

Read the full polling tabs and methodology here.


Data for Progress is a multidisciplinary group of experts using state-of-the-art techniques in data science to support progressive activists and causes.

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