Gallup poll: For the first time among U.S. voters in 25 years, economy takes precedence over environment

Gallup, 19 March  2009 http://www.gallup.com/poll/116962/Americans-Economy-Takes-Precedence-Environment.aspx Americans: Economy Takes Precedence Over Environment First time majority has supported economy in 25 years of asking question by Frank Newport PRINCETON, NJ — For the first time in Gallup’s 25-year history of asking Americans about the trade-off between environmental protection and economic growth, a majority of Americans say economic…