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Distribution of answers submitted by Republicans.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Jan 15, 2014. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Learn more about Asian Carp Invasion
The Army Corps of Engineers has determined that the most effective way of preventing Asian Carp from entering the Great Lakes is to construct an $18.4 Billion system of barriers around the lake's waterways. Opponents say that this project is too expensive and would hurt the region's economy by blocking barges from transporting goods. Proponents say that the carp is an invasive species and will destroy the lake's fish populations. See recent asian carp invasion news
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Build "carp locks", similar to the locks at Slt St marie to kill carp. 3 years ago from a Republican in Canton, MI
Chicago area seems to be the worst offender. 3 years ago from a Republican in Big Rapids, MI
They should block as much as possible without seriously impeding usage for shipping and commerce which is vital to the state's economy and keeping many jobs in place. 3 years ago from a Republican in Swartz Creek, MI
Construct barriers around some of the lake's waterways, but leave some open for transporting goods. 3 years ago from a Republican in Michigan Center, MI
The government should not be involved. 3 years ago from a Republican in White Lake, MI
We should take all measures necessary to prevent invasive species. 3 years ago from a Republican in Fremont, MI