Best policy on gmf vs narrow interest: elected official
Variable: polbstgm
Module:
Science Knowledge & Attitudes
Subject:
Science
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Please look at Card B18. When making policy recommendations about genetically modified foods, to what extent do you think the following groups would support what is best for the country as a whole or what serves their own narrow interests?
INSTRUCTION: IF ASKED WHAT NARROW INTEREST MEANS: Well, someone might gain financially if a certain policy were adopted or it might advance his or her career.
B. Elected officials

Year Availability
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 What is best for the country
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5 Own narrow interests
8 Dont know
0 Not applicable
2006
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3574
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 884
Missing cases 61582