In the News: National Poll – More voters recognize the value of local health departments

Elizabeth Harrington, the principal researcher and a partner at Public Opinion Strategies, said, “The increased importance of public health departments is significant, but not surprising given the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the increase among Republicans, white voters, and males was particularly striking. On many issues, you see division between Democrats and Republicans, but today majorities of voters in both parties recognize the importance of public health departments.”

Read more about the poll’s findings here.

Public Opinion Strategies