Federal Approval of Election Laws for Some States (February 2013)

Federal Approval of Election Laws for Some States (February 2013)

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These states should still be under federal supervision44%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval39%
Not sure/Don't know17%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
These states should still be under federal supervision75%40%17%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval8%39%69%
Not sure/Don't know18%21%14%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
These states should still be under federal supervision15%21%16%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval71%61%71%
Not sure/Don't know14%19%13%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
These states should still be under federal supervision66%70%80%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval11%6%7%
Not sure/Don't know24%23%13%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
These states should still be under federal supervision83%56%20%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval7%23%62%
Not sure/Don't know10%21%18%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
These states should still be under federal supervision33%19%15%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval38%67%72%
Not sure/Don't know29%15%13%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
These states should still be under federal supervision82%90%77%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval3%8%10%
Not sure/Don't know15%2%12%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
These states should still be under federal supervision81%26%10%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval8%56%81%
Not sure/Don't know11%18%9%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
These states should still be under federal supervision33%73%58%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval51%6%22%
Not sure/Don't know15%21%20%

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categoryMaleFemale
These states should still be under federal supervision45%43%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval45%34%
Not sure/Don't know10%23%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
These states should still be under federal supervision49%44%35%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval30%40%52%
Not sure/Don't know21%16%13%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
These states should still be under federal supervision42%39%48%53%37%58%
These states should be able to change their voting and election practices without federal approval33%36%40%40%47%39%
Not sure/Don't know25%25%12%7%17%3%

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