Have Texas’s elected officials done enough, too much, or too little to prevent mass shootings in Texas? (August 2022)

Have Texas’s elected officials done enough, too much, or too little to prevent mass shootings in Texas? (August 2022)

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Enough22%
Too much4%
Too little57%
Don't know/No opinion17%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Enough5%20%39%
Too much3%0%5%
Too little86%60%32%
Don't know/No opinion5%20%25%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Enough2%7%6%
Too much1%6%3%
Too little92%73%89%
Don't know/No opinion5%14%2%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Enough44%26%42%
Too much5%7%4%
Too little30%42%28%
Don't know/No opinion21%25%26%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Enough7%13%37%
Too much7%3%4%
Too little84%66%34%
Don't know/No opinion2%19%25%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Enough8%4%11%
Too much12%8%0%
Too little76%85%87%
Don't know/No opinion4%2%1%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Enough26%43%41%
Too much5%3%4%
Too little45%33%26%
Don't know/No opinion24%22%28%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Enough26%15%15%
Too much3%5%6%
Too little52%71%64%
Don't know/No opinion19%9%15%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Enough33%12%
Too much4%5%
Too little49%64%
Don't know/No opinion14%19%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Enough19%22%27%
Too much8%3%1%
Too little63%58%46%
Don't know/No opinion10%17%26%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Enough16%19%25%24%
Too much11%7%2%0%
Too little57%59%54%61%
Don't know/No opinion16%15%19%14%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Enough17%20%16%18%29%26%
Too much7%4%6%3%4%1%
Too little61%57%61%61%53%60%
Don't know/No opinion15%20%18%19%14%12%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Enough27%24%16%14%
Too much4%7%3%3%
Too little50%52%67%73%
Don't know/No opinion20%18%14%10%

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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.
Enough29%25%13%8%
Too much7%3%3%3%
Too little44%54%78%57%
Don't know/No opinion20%18%6%32%

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