Ensure that Police Officers Have the Right to Question Immigration Status (June 2017)

Ensure that Police Officers Have the Right to Question Immigration Status (June 2017)

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryTotal
Strongly support39%
Somewhat support14%
Somewhat oppose11%
Strongly oppose31%
Don't know5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support10%42%68%
Somewhat support8%13%19%
Somewhat oppose18%11%6%
Strongly oppose57%25%5%
Don't know7%8%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support6%9%12%
Somewhat support7%11%7%
Somewhat oppose24%24%11%
Strongly oppose56%46%64%
Don't know7%10%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support71%57%72%
Somewhat support13%23%21%
Somewhat oppose8%6%5%
Strongly oppose7%8%2%
Don't know1%7%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support8%26%65%
Somewhat support7%16%16%
Somewhat oppose16%20%5%
Strongly oppose63%27%11%
Don't know5%12%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support10%8%8%
Somewhat support11%8%4%
Somewhat oppose29%16%5%
Strongly oppose45%65%78%
Don't know5%4%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support43%67%76%
Somewhat support21%19%9%
Somewhat oppose12%3%2%
Strongly oppose19%7%10%
Don't know4%4%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Strongly support8%62%84%
Somewhat support8%23%12%
Somewhat oppose17%6%2%
Strongly oppose61%6%3%
Don't know6%2%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support50%16%21%
Somewhat support14%15%12%
Somewhat oppose11%17%11%
Strongly oppose22%40%48%
Don't know3%12%8%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryMaleFemale
Strongly support41%37%
Somewhat support15%12%
Somewhat oppose10%13%
Strongly oppose31%31%
Don't know3%8%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly support28%40%52%
Somewhat support10%14%17%
Somewhat oppose13%12%9%
Strongly oppose41%29%17%
Don't know7%5%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support18%29%45%53%
Somewhat support13%16%13%12%
Somewhat oppose16%12%12%7%
Strongly oppose47%33%26%24%
Don't know6%9%4%4%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support45%45%37%34%37%36%
Somewhat support8%14%12%14%17%11%
Somewhat oppose22%8%13%10%11%14%
Strongly oppose13%27%32%35%32%34%
Don't know11%6%6%8%4%4%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly support50%38%32%18%
Somewhat support15%16%8%11%
Somewhat oppose8%13%15%13%
Strongly oppose21%26%39%54%
Don't know5%6%6%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Strongly support48%47%19%
Somewhat support14%16%9%
Somewhat oppose10%11%14%
Strongly oppose22%24%54%
Don't know7%3%4%

Latest Poll News

June 2017 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll Release

The Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas at Austin has released the latest results from the University of Texas/Texas Politics Project Poll. Go to our polling page to learn about Texans' preferences the new president and a number of issues facing the state and nation, including Texans views of President Donald Trump, immigration, public education, the rights of transgender persons, and issues addressed during the 85th Texas Legislature.

Five Things Worth Knowing in the Open Carry Debate

With open carry legislation still working its way through the legislative process, here’s another brief look at data on gun attitudes and a consideration of the logic applied to data (or the lack thereof) on gun ownership in the current debate.

Senator Cruz's Polling Numbers in His Home State

Not surprisingly, Senator Ted Cruz's polling numbers in his home state of Texas look a lot better than the single-digits he's earning in national and early primary state polling.  

February 2015 UT/Texas Tribune Poll Released

The latest poll has trial ballot results for the Republican and Democratic 2016 Presidential primaries, as well as a range of policy questions on issues facing the 84th Legislature, including public education, school vouchers, pre-K, open carry of handguns, taxes, and much more.