Most Important Problem Facing Texas (February 2018)

Most Important Problem Facing Texas (February 2018)

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categoryTotal
Immigration15%
Border security14%
Political corruption/leadership9%
Education7%
Health care7%
Hurricane recovery5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Immigration6%20%23%
Border security2%12%25%
Political corruption/leadership16%11%2%
Education9%7%4%
Health care11%6%4%
Hurricane recovery5%0%5%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Immigration4%5%8%
Border security3%3%2%
Political corruption/leadership21%12%16%
Education15%6%8%
Health care11%11%10%
Hurricane recovery6%8%3%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Immigration18%22%27%
Border security27%21%26%
Political corruption/leadership3%3%1%
Education7%6%2%
Health care1%6%4%
Hurricane recovery2%10%5%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Immigration5%10%23%
Border security2%8%24%
Political corruption/leadership21%11%2%
Education9%11%3%
Health care10%6%5%
Hurricane recovery4%5%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Immigration3%8%2%
Border security1%4%0%
Political corruption/leadership18%20%25%
Education7%13%6%
Health care14%10%8%
Hurricane recovery12%3%1%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Immigration19%20%29%
Border security14%26%27%
Political corruption/leadership4%1%2%
Education9%1%1%
Health care10%4%5%
Hurricane recovery6%3%5%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Immigration6%26%23%
Border security2%21%32%
Political corruption/leadership18%2%3%
Education9%4%4%
Health care10%2%1%
Hurricane recovery4%6%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Immigration18%7%13%
Border security19%3%6%
Political corruption/leadership9%9%8%
Education6%9%7%
Health care4%5%16%
Hurricane recovery3%6%7%

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categoryMaleFemale
Immigration17%13%
Border security15%13%
Political corruption/leadership10%9%
Education7%6%
Health care5%9%
Hurricane recovery5%4%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Immigration16%13%16%
Border security8%15%19%
Political corruption/leadership9%9%11%
Education8%6%4%
Health care5%9%6%
Hurricane recovery4%6%3%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Immigration13%17%13%17%
Border security10%5%15%23%
Political corruption/leadership8%6%13%8%
Education8%4%9%6%
Health care7%7%7%7%
Hurricane recovery7%6%3%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Immigration0%18%16%15%13%14%
Border security5%12%13%16%14%15%
Political corruption/leadership9%6%11%7%8%15%
Education0%3%4%9%10%13%
Health care4%10%9%3%5%6%
Hurricane recovery0%3%6%2%7%3%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Immigration17%18%8%9%
Border security15%15%13%9%
Political corruption/leadership5%8%16%19%
Education6%4%8%11%
Health care10%4%5%7%
Hurricane recovery4%6%4%4%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Immigration18%17%9%
Border security15%16%9%
Political corruption/leadership4%7%21%
Education4%6%10%
Health care8%6%8%
Hurricane recovery2%7%5%

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