Greg Abbott Job Approval: The Electric Grid in Texas (April 2022)

Greg Abbott Job Approval: The Electric Grid in Texas (April 2022)

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Approve strongly14%
Approve somewhat22%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%
Disapprove somewhat13%
Disapprove strongly32%
Don’t know4%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly3%12%24%
Approve somewhat7%11%37%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%23%17%
Disapprove somewhat11%20%13%
Disapprove strongly69%28%4%
Don’t know2%5%4%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%3%5%
Approve somewhat6%8%7%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%17%5%
Disapprove somewhat14%15%7%
Disapprove strongly71%53%75%
Don’t know2%4%1%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly13%16%34%
Approve somewhat41%39%34%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%17%16%
Disapprove somewhat18%10%12%
Disapprove strongly4%7%2%
Don’t know4%11%2%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly4%10%24%
Approve somewhat5%16%36%
Neither approve nor disapprove6%20%18%
Disapprove somewhat13%13%13%
Disapprove strongly72%33%6%
Don’t know1%8%3%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly2%2%8%
Approve somewhat7%5%2%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%5%7%
Disapprove somewhat27%12%3%
Disapprove strongly57%76%77%
Don’t know3%0%2%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly7%23%34%
Approve somewhat35%37%36%
Neither approve nor disapprove27%16%14%
Disapprove somewhat17%14%10%
Disapprove strongly9%6%5%
Don’t know5%4%1%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly17%7%13%
Approve somewhat26%13%17%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%13%14%
Disapprove somewhat14%13%11%
Disapprove strongly24%49%41%
Don’t know4%4%5%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly17%12%
Approve somewhat26%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%16%
Disapprove somewhat13%13%
Disapprove strongly27%36%
Don’t know3%5%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly13%15%15%
Approve somewhat18%22%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%15%16%
Disapprove somewhat11%14%15%
Disapprove strongly39%32%19%
Don’t know4%3%7%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly8%14%14%18%
Approve somewhat22%19%23%23%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%21%12%13%
Disapprove somewhat21%11%12%13%
Disapprove strongly29%30%35%31%
Don’t know7%6%3%2%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly28%14%16%14%13%12%
Approve somewhat18%25%18%17%24%22%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%16%17%15%15%8%
Disapprove somewhat2%11%16%17%13%12%
Disapprove strongly24%30%31%32%31%43%
Don’t know12%4%2%5%4%2%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly23%11%4%10%
Approve somewhat27%23%19%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%19%14%10%
Disapprove somewhat12%17%10%11%
Disapprove strongly19%27%46%57%
Don’t know5%3%7%2%

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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.
Approve strongly24%15%6%2%
Approve somewhat29%24%12%20%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%16%10%29%
Disapprove somewhat12%16%12%10%
Disapprove strongly15%26%58%25%
Don’t know4%4%2%14%

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