Roughly 75 % of American vegans are voting for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in the course of the election tomorrow in line with a ballot carried out by vegan courting app Veggly. The app polled 469 of its members to find out their voting habits and located that solely 6.5 % of customers are voting for Donald Trump, with the remaining 18.5 % voting for a 3rd celebration.
Since taking workplace, Trump has overturned a number of Obama-era environmental and animal safety legal guidelines, together with implementing a new rule in July that enables trophy hunters to kill hibernating bear moms and their cubs throughout 22 million acres of NPS Nationwide Preserves land in Alaska—an element Veggly founder Alex Felipelli says may be driving some American vegans to vote in opposition to Trump.
“Most vegans are pro-environment and wish higher safety for animals, so it’s no shock the Trump administration has little or no assist from this group,” Felipelli mentioned. “It’s additionally fascinating to see how almost a fifth would select a 3rd celebration; it simply goes to point out how many individuals aren’t impressed with both Biden or Trump in the meanwhile.”
Final month, Veggly reported that it has surpassed 200,000 global members with 40,000 customers residing in the US.