Best Use of Additional Funds (June 2015)

Best Use of Additional Funds (June 2015)

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Cut property taxes21%
Cut business taxes3%
Save it for future needs12%
Reduce the state's debt16%
Increase funding for k-12 public education17%
Increase funding for transportation7%
Increase funding for higher education7%
Increase funding for health and human services18%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Cut property taxes12%9%31%
Cut business taxes2%0%4%
Save it for future needs6%16%16%
Reduce the state's debt9%22%21%
Increase funding for k-12 public education27%16%9%
Increase funding for transportation6%6%7%
Increase funding for higher education11%12%3%
Increase funding for health and human services26%19%10%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Cut property taxes29%32%31%
Cut business taxes5%0%5%
Save it for future needs15%13%18%
Reduce the state's debt28%14%20%
Increase funding for k-12 public education6%14%8%
Increase funding for transportation9%7%6%
Increase funding for higher education2%6%2%
Increase funding for health and human services6%14%10%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Cut property taxes14%13%9%
Cut business taxes1%2%3%
Save it for future needs6%8%5%
Reduce the state's debt5%15%7%
Increase funding for k-12 public education28%20%32%
Increase funding for transportation10%4%6%
Increase funding for higher education9%15%10%
Increase funding for health and human services26%23%28%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Cut property taxes8%15%30%
Cut business taxes1%1%5%
Save it for future needs5%12%14%
Reduce the state's debt7%16%21%
Increase funding for k-12 public education29%20%10%
Increase funding for transportation7%5%7%
Increase funding for higher education11%8%5%
Increase funding for health and human services32%23%8%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Cut property taxes27%28%35%
Cut business taxes3%6%5%
Save it for future needs11%16%15%
Reduce the state's debt18%22%23%
Increase funding for k-12 public education17%9%5%
Increase funding for transportation6%8%6%
Increase funding for higher education8%4%3%
Increase funding for health and human services10%6%8%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Cut property taxes12%8%4%
Cut business taxes0%1%1%
Save it for future needs3%7%2%
Reduce the state's debt9%9%2%
Increase funding for k-12 public education26%26%37%
Increase funding for transportation9%7%7%
Increase funding for higher education11%10%13%
Increase funding for health and human services29%32%34%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Cut property taxes10%27%33%
Cut business taxes2%4%3%
Save it for future needs6%13%20%
Reduce the state's debt8%19%25%
Increase funding for k-12 public education28%12%6%
Increase funding for transportation7%6%6%
Increase funding for higher education11%4%2%
Increase funding for health and human services28%15%5%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Cut property taxes23%12%20%
Cut business taxes3%2%3%
Save it for future needs13%9%11%
Reduce the state's debt20%11%12%
Increase funding for k-12 public education15%25%19%
Increase funding for transportation8%5%4%
Increase funding for higher education5%16%8%
Increase funding for health and human services14%21%23%

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categoryMaleFemale
Cut property taxes23%18%
Cut business taxes3%2%
Save it for future needs13%11%
Reduce the state's debt17%16%
Increase funding for k-12 public education14%20%
Increase funding for transportation8%5%
Increase funding for higher education7%7%
Increase funding for health and human services14%20%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Cut property taxes13%26%20%
Cut business taxes3%3%2%
Save it for future needs11%12%13%
Reduce the state's debt14%14%26%
Increase funding for k-12 public education22%15%13%
Increase funding for transportation7%6%7%
Increase funding for higher education9%7%5%
Increase funding for health and human services21%16%15%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Cut property taxes10%18%25%22%
Cut business taxes2%4%3%2%
Save it for future needs11%8%12%16%
Reduce the state's debt23%14%15%18%
Increase funding for k-12 public education16%26%15%12%
Increase funding for transportation8%4%6%9%
Increase funding for higher education15%7%6%5%
Increase funding for health and human services15%20%18%15%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Cut property taxes17%25%18%20%19%22%
Cut business taxes2%1%3%4%4%5%
Save it for future needs21%14%10%10%10%12%
Reduce the state's debt24%15%20%14%18%10%
Increase funding for k-12 public education20%13%17%17%17%24%
Increase funding for transportation2%4%7%7%9%8%
Increase funding for higher education3%7%7%10%9%6%
Increase funding for health and human services10%22%18%18%14%13%

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