Nov 1, 2021 9:38 AM EST

Poll: Half of Americans think U.S. should do more on climate change

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Chart by Megan McGrew/PBS NewsHour

Days before COP26 convened, about half of Americans said the United States’ current policies do not go far enough, according to the latest PBS NewsHour/NPR/Marist poll. More Americans — about six out of 10 — say the global community is doing too little to address climate change.