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New Poll: A Majority of Voters Support Biden’s Plan to Make Free N95 Masks Available to the Public

72% of voters also support Biden's new free COVID-19 testing plan.

Today, the Biden administration announced their plan to make free N95 masks available across the United States at pharmacies and health centers. New polling from Data for Progress finds a bipartisan majority of voters support distributing free N95 masks to people in the U.S by a +33-point margin, including Independents by a +32-point margin and more than a third of Republicans.

This poll also finds a bipartisan majority of voters support President Biden’s plan to distribute free COVID-19 tests to anyone who requests one by a +48-point margin. Support for the Biden plan includes Democrats by +79 points, Independents by +47 points and Republicans by +16 points.

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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