Argument: A clear majority of Alaskans support drilling in ANWR

Issue Report: Oil Drilling in Arctic Wildlife Refuge

Polls and evidence

  • More than 75% of Alaskans favor exploration and production in ANWR, according to[1]
  • – “Alaskans are split on the issue, although the majority support the move. The oil industry buoys the state’s economy, providing jobs, education funding and salaries for civil servants.”