New poll: 75 percent of American vegans vote for Biden
In keeping with a ballot by the vegan courting app Veggly, round 75 p.c of American vegans will vote for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris tomorrow within the elections. The app surveyed 469 of its members to find out their voting conduct and located that solely 6.5 p.c of customers vote for Donald Trump, whereas the remaining 18.5 p.c vote for a 3rd occasion.
Since taking workplace, Trump has repealed a number of Obama-era environmental and animal welfare legal guidelines, together with the introduction of a brand new rule in July permitting trophy hunters to kill hibernating bear moms and their cubs on 22 million acres of NPS Nationwide Preserves land in Alaska – an element Veggly founder Alex Felipelli says he might get some American vegans to vote in opposition to Trump.
“Most vegans are environmentally pleasant and need higher animal welfare, so it is no shock that the Trump administration receives little or no help from this neighborhood,” mentioned Felipelli. “It is also attention-grabbing to see how practically a fifth would vote a 3rd occasion. It simply goes to indicate how many individuals aren’t impressed with both Biden or Trump proper now.”
Final month Veggly reported that it has greater than 200,000 members worldwide with 40,000 customers within the US.