Tea Party Identification (February 2017)

Tea Party Identification (February 2017)

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categorycolumn-1
Republican candidate24%
Democratic candidate38%
Tea Party candidate15%
Don't know23%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Republican candidate1%5%50%
Democratic candidate84%24%3%
Tea Party candidate2%12%27%
Don't know14%59%20%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Republican candidate25%60%60%
Democratic candidate2%5%2%
Tea Party candidate45%15%24%
Don't know28%20%14%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Republican candidate1%2%0%
Democratic candidate68%79%93%
Tea Party candidate1%1%2%
Don't know30%17%4%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Republican candidate4%18%39%
Democratic candidate81%45%11%
Tea Party candidate3%4%29%
Don't know13%32%21%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Republican candidate47%42%33%
Democratic candidate10%11%11%
Tea Party candidate14%28%38%
Don't know30%19%18%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Republican candidate3%4%4%
Democratic candidate74%82%84%
Tea Party candidate0%2%6%
Don't know23%13%6%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Republican candidate32%1%17%
Democratic candidate28%72%49%
Tea Party candidate18%2%12%
Don't know22%25%23%

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categoryMaleFemale
Republican candidate23%25%
Democratic candidate39%38%
Tea Party candidate19%11%
Don't know19%26%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Republican candidate21%24%29%
Democratic candidate53%34%25%
Tea Party candidate7%19%17%
Don't know18%23%29%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Republican candidate27%20%24%27%
Democratic candidate44%42%35%34%
Tea Party candidate7%10%18%23%
Don't know22%28%23%16%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Republican candidate16%27%22%27%24%18%
Democratic candidate46%41%34%36%38%41%
Tea Party candidate19%12%16%10%18%18%
Don't know19%20%28%27%20%23%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Republican candidate28%27%21%11%
Democratic candidate33%31%42%61%
Tea Party candidate17%17%10%8%
Don't know22%25%27%20%

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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
Republican candidate28%29%14%
Democratic candidate35%29%58%
Tea Party candidate14%20%9%
Don't know22%22%19%

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