Approval of how state leaders and the Legislature have handled the reliability of the electricity grid in Texas (October 2021)

Approval of how state leaders and the Legislature have handled the reliability of the electricity grid in Texas (October 2021)

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Approve strongly6%
Approve somewhat12%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%
Disapprove somewhat18%
Disapprove strongly42%
Don’t know/No opinion6%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly4%2%9%
Approve somewhat2%7%22%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%24%19%
Disapprove somewhat9%16%27%
Disapprove strongly69%45%18%
Don’t know/No opinion6%6%5%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly1%6%4%
Approve somewhat1%4%1%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%15%10%
Disapprove somewhat9%9%9%
Disapprove strongly82%60%68%
Don’t know/No opinion1%5%8%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly6%3%13%
Approve somewhat19%27%22%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%16%20%
Disapprove somewhat33%31%22%
Disapprove strongly20%21%17%
Don’t know/No opinion4%3%7%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly2%6%10%
Approve somewhat3%8%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%18%20%
Disapprove somewhat8%15%25%
Disapprove strongly76%45%19%
Don’t know/No opinion4%8%5%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly1%3%2%
Approve somewhat7%1%1%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%12%4%
Disapprove somewhat10%9%4%
Disapprove strongly76%71%82%
Don’t know/No opinion2%4%6%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly5%6%14%
Approve somewhat20%23%20%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%16%25%
Disapprove somewhat30%27%22%
Disapprove strongly27%21%15%
Don’t know/No opinion4%7%5%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly7%8%5%
Approve somewhat14%3%13%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%23%20%
Disapprove somewhat23%10%11%
Disapprove strongly39%45%44%
Don’t know/No opinion4%11%7%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly7%6%
Approve somewhat17%8%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%19%
Disapprove somewhat20%17%
Disapprove strongly40%43%
Don’t know/No opinion3%8%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly6%5%9%
Approve somewhat13%9%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%15%20%
Disapprove somewhat16%20%19%
Disapprove strongly46%47%24%
Don’t know/No opinion5%5%9%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly1%9%8%5%
Approve somewhat5%9%15%17%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%12%14%20%
Disapprove somewhat14%19%17%24%
Disapprove strongly54%43%41%30%
Don’t know/No opinion5%7%6%4%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly7%7%9%8%4%3%
Approve somewhat10%12%13%16%11%12%
Neither approve nor disapprove34%22%16%18%12%8%
Disapprove somewhat6%13%17%20%23%22%
Disapprove strongly42%38%40%35%45%50%
Don’t know/No opinion0%8%5%3%5%5%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly11%3%5%2%
Approve somewhat17%12%7%8%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%23%5%7%
Disapprove somewhat19%20%20%13%
Disapprove strongly28%37%58%66%
Don’t know/No opinion7%5%5%3%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
Approve strongly14%4%2%5%
Approve somewhat17%13%6%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%19%7%22%
Disapprove somewhat19%22%14%14%
Disapprove strongly26%36%68%38%
Don’t know/No opinion6%6%3%12%

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