NEWS & ANALYSIS

65% Say Americans Should Not Lose Their Jobs if They Object to COVID Vaccine


According to a new Trafalgar Group poll, the vast, bipartisan majority of American voters oppose vaccine mandates for American workers. 

The poll, conducted in partnership with the Convention of States Action from September 17 to 19, included responses from 1097 likely voters.

Here are the main takeaways: 

65% of voters do not believe Americans should lose their jobs if they object to taking the COVID-19 vaccine, while 22.2% believe they should, and 12.8% aren’t sure.

63.6% of Independent voters do not believe Americans should lose their jobs if they object to taking the COVID-19 vaccine, while 15.5% believe they should, and 20.9% aren’t sure. 

83.5% of Republican voters do not believe Americans should lose their jobs if they object to taking the COVID-19 vaccine, while 9.7% believe they should, and 6.8% aren’t sure.

47.9% of Democrat voters do not believe Americans should lose their jobs if they object to taking the COVID-19 vaccine, while 38.4% believe they should, and 13.7% aren’t sure.