Constitution as the Basis for Government and Laws (June 2016)

Constitution as the Basis for Government and Laws (June 2016)

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Held up well55%
Hold a new constitutional convention26%
Don't know/No opinion19%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Held up well44%51%70%
Hold a new constitutional convention37%25%19%
Don't know/No opinion20%25%11%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Held up well69%67%73%
Hold a new constitutional convention24%14%19%
Don't know/No opinion7%19%8%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Held up well38%40%49%
Hold a new constitutional convention46%39%31%
Don't know/No opinion16%21%21%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Held up well49%42%68%
Hold a new constitutional convention37%27%20%
Don't know/No opinion14%31%11%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Held up well62%71%69%
Hold a new constitutional convention19%19%23%
Don't know/No opinion19%10%8%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Held up well46%53%46%
Hold a new constitutional convention43%33%38%
Don't know/No opinion11%14%16%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Held up well48%68%66%
Hold a new constitutional convention32%21%26%
Don't know/No opinion20%11%8%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Held up well63%41%41%
Hold a new constitutional convention21%34%33%
Don't know/No opinion16%26%26%

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categoryMaleFemale
Held up well59%51%
Hold a new constitutional convention30%23%
Don't know/No opinion11%26%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Held up well50%57%56%
Hold a new constitutional convention26%28%20%
Don't know/No opinion24%15%24%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Held up well39%46%60%69%
Hold a new constitutional convention37%27%26%17%
Don't know/No opinion24%26%15%15%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Held up well40%50%53%44%68%67%
Hold a new constitutional convention39%26%28%32%17%20%
Don't know/No opinion21%23%19%25%15%13%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Held up well57%49%62%53%
Hold a new constitutional convention24%31%20%26%
Don't know/No opinion19%20%17%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
Held up well48%59%58%
Hold a new constitutional convention29%27%24%
Don't know/No opinion23%14%17%

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