Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce
Public opinion data on the proposed iron mine in northern WisconsinVoters remain supportive of authorizing a mine in northern Wisconsin and want their state legislators tosupport mining legislation. The Tarrance Group, in conjunction with the Wisconsin Manufacturers andCommerce, has conducted an ongoing series of statewide surveys of Wisconsin voters. These surveyshave found strong and consistent support for the authorization of an iron mine in northern Wisconsin.
Support for this legislation is at 62%, including 50% who strongly support it. This bill hadcontinued strong support from Republicans (at 87%), independent voters (63%). Intensity of
support remains strong, with 50% “strongly” supporting the iron mine.
Would you support passing an iron mining bill to allow the creation of an iron mine andgood-paying mining jobs in Wisconsin?
(N=500 likely voters statewide, M.O.E. +/- 4.5%)