Agreement with Concealed Carry Laws (February 2015)

Agreement with Concealed Carry Laws (February 2015)

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Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.23%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.45%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.22%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.10%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.43%14%7%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.43%34%50%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.11%39%29%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.3%14%14%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.2%12%8%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.49%51%51%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.28%29%29%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.21%9%12%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.31%35%53%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.58%47%34%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.8%14%10%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.3%4%3%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.45%27%10%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.46%45%45%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.7%20%30%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.2%8%14%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.12%7%12%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.44%53%36%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.31%27%34%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.13%13%18%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.40%47%50%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.51%47%37%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.8%4%9%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.1%3%4%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.45%12%0%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.43%60%33%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.11%22%37%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.2%6%30%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.18%45%23%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.45%34%51%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.26%13%20%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.11%8%6%

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categoryMaleFemale
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.21%24%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.43%47%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.22%23%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.15%6%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.31%21%13%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.40%48%47%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.21%23%23%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.8%8%17%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.19%20%26%22%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.51%51%40%43%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.22%19%23%25%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.9%9%11%10%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Texans should never be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place.33%27%19%27%22%14%
Texans should be allowed to carry a concealed handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license.45%40%44%44%51%53%
Texans should also be allowed to openly carry a handgun in a public place, as long as they have a license to do so.17%23%27%18%18%19%
Texans should always be allowed to carry a handgun in a public place, and should not be required to have a license to do so.4%11%9%10%9%13%

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