Do you approve or disapprove of the recent decision by Governor Greg Abbott to end Texas’s statewide mask mandate? (March 2021)

Do you approve or disapprove of the recent decision by Governor Greg Abbott to end Texas’s statewide mask mandate? (March 2021)

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Strongly approve34%
Somewhat approve11%
Somewhat disapprove7%
Strongly disapprove44%
Don't know/No opinion4%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly approve5%30%60%
Somewhat approve5%9%16%
Somewhat disapprove7%11%7%
Strongly disapprove81%37%13%
Don't know/No opinion2%13%3%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly approve7%4%5%
Somewhat approve3%12%3%
Somewhat disapprove7%13%4%
Strongly disapprove82%67%87%
Don't know/No opinion0%5%2%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly approve65%48%64%
Somewhat approve17%18%15%
Somewhat disapprove5%9%7%
Strongly disapprove10%23%10%
Don't know/No opinion3%1%3%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly approve4%15%65%
Somewhat approve4%10%16%
Somewhat disapprove7%10%6%
Strongly disapprove83%55%12%
Don't know/No opinion2%9%2%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly approve3%4%5%
Somewhat approve6%3%3%
Somewhat disapprove8%7%6%
Strongly disapprove83%86%81%
Don't know/No opinion0%1%5%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly approve46%63%75%
Somewhat approve21%19%9%
Somewhat disapprove7%6%4%
Strongly disapprove24%9%11%
Don't know/No opinion2%2%2%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly approve42%11%25%
Somewhat approve13%10%8%
Somewhat disapprove8%9%5%
Strongly disapprove34%65%56%
Don't know/No opinion3%4%6%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Strongly approve41%28%
Somewhat approve12%10%
Somewhat disapprove7%8%
Strongly disapprove37%50%
Don't know/No opinion4%4%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly approve28%34%42%
Somewhat approve10%10%14%
Somewhat disapprove5%9%9%
Strongly disapprove54%43%31%
Don't know/No opinion4%4%4%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly approve29%29%39%35%
Somewhat approve12%16%7%10%
Somewhat disapprove5%9%7%8%
Strongly disapprove49%42%43%46%
Don't know/No opinion6%4%4%1%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly approve31%33%30%47%33%32%
Somewhat approve9%8%14%9%12%11%
Somewhat disapprove7%8%8%5%8%6%
Strongly disapprove45%44%46%38%45%47%
Don't know/No opinion8%7%3%1%1%3%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly approve45%27%29%22%
Somewhat approve12%13%10%5%
Somewhat disapprove6%12%6%4%
Strongly disapprove33%44%50%65%
Don't know/No opinion4%3%3%4%

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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.
Strongly approve44%37%20%25%
Somewhat approve13%14%6%2%
Somewhat disapprove9%8%6%6%
Strongly disapprove30%39%67%46%
Don't know/No opinion3%3%1%20%

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