Greg Abbott Issue Area Job Approval (June 2022)

Greg Abbott Issue Area Job Approval (June 2022)

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Immigration & border security43%
COVID-1941%
Crime & public safety40%
The economy39%
Gun violence36%
Abortion access36%
Public education35%
The electric grid31%
Climate change28%
Inflation & prices27%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Immigration & border security10%31%75%
COVID-1910%31%69%
Crime & public safety7%26%71%
The economy9%26%65%
Gun violence7%19%64%
Abortion access7%26%63%
Public education9%21%59%
The electric grid8%13%56%
Climate change6%15%47%
Inflation & prices7%11%49%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Immigration & border security4%15%10%
COVID-196%14%9%
Crime & public safety4%6%8%
The economy5%13%10%
Gun violence3%8%8%
Abortion access2%12%8%
Public education4%10%9%
The electric grid3%9%10%
Climate change3%9%7%
Inflation & prices1%10%9%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Immigration & border security74%72%77%
COVID-1963%66%74%
Crime & public safety63%62%79%
The economy59%59%71%
Gun violence60%50%73%
Abortion access58%53%70%
Public education49%47%68%
The electric grid47%45%64%
Climate change41%34%55%
Inflation & prices37%42%56%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Immigration & border security9%30%74%
COVID-198%27%69%
Crime & public safety6%25%71%
The economy7%23%68%
Gun violence8%18%63%
Abortion access5%23%64%
Public education6%22%59%
The electric grid7%19%54%
Climate change4%17%48%
Inflation & prices7%16%48%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Immigration & border security10%6%9%
COVID-1914%5%8%
Crime & public safety5%5%6%
The economy8%7%7%
Gun violence8%8%9%
Abortion access4%4%8%
Public education5%5%8%
The electric grid4%7%8%
Climate change6%3%3%
Inflation & prices11%5%7%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Immigration & border security63%77%78%
COVID-1961%73%69%
Crime & public safety57%73%78%
The economy60%70%70%
Gun violence49%66%71%
Abortion access44%68%72%
Public education49%60%67%
The electric grid44%50%63%
Climate change35%49%54%
Inflation & prices34%45%58%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Immigration & border security54%20%33%
COVID-1950%18%34%
Crime & public safety50%12%33%
The economy48%16%29%
Gun violence43%12%31%
Abortion access45%14%32%
Public education42%16%27%
The electric grid37%13%29%
Climate change33%12%23%
Inflation & prices33%13%22%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Immigration & border security50%38%
COVID-1945%36%
Crime & public safety47%33%
The economy47%31%
Gun violence42%32%
Abortion access44%29%
Public education43%27%
The electric grid37%27%
Climate change35%20%
Inflation & prices34%22%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Immigration & border security37%43%56%
COVID-1935%41%50%
Crime & public safety35%39%51%
The economy33%38%47%
Gun violence30%37%44%
Abortion access32%35%45%
Public education31%34%40%
The electric grid29%31%37%
Climate change27%25%33%
Inflation & prices27%25%34%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Immigration & border security32%36%49%52%
COVID-1933%36%43%49%
Crime & public safety30%33%44%48%
The economy26%34%40%47%
Gun violence33%28%38%43%
Abortion access32%33%38%40%
Public education28%30%34%43%
The electric grid34%27%30%36%
Climate change25%21%29%33%
Inflation & prices25%24%26%35%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Immigration & border security53%45%44%41%42%41%
COVID-1941%46%39%34%41%41%
Crime & public safety46%42%38%39%41%38%
The economy45%38%35%32%42%40%
Gun violence36%37%36%29%38%34%
Abortion access35%35%36%34%40%34%
Public education40%36%32%33%34%35%
The electric grid37%34%32%27%33%27%
Climate change34%25%28%23%29%28%
Inflation & prices33%28%28%25%28%27%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Immigration & border security56%46%31%21%
COVID-1955%42%32%19%
Crime & public safety54%43%30%14%
The economy54%37%27%18%
Gun violence53%35%23%14%
Abortion access54%34%27%11%
Public education46%35%29%15%
The electric grid45%34%21%9%
Climate change38%28%20%9%
Inflation & prices41%26%21%9%

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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.
Immigration & border security60%49%22%35%
COVID-1957%48%19%19%
Crime & public safety58%47%16%20%
The economy55%45%17%15%
Gun violence57%40%14%18%
Abortion access58%41%13%11%
Public education51%40%16%11%
The electric grid51%36%10%18%
Climate change41%31%11%15%
Inflation & prices43%31%11%11%

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