State Government in Austin Careful vs. Careless (October 2012)

State Government in Austin Careful vs. Careless (October 2012)

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Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR41%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars39%
Don't know19%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR26%26%62%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars56%47%21%
Don't know18%28%17%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR56%57%69%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars23%27%17%
Don't know22%16%14%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR23%49%19%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars65%37%60%
Don't know12%14%21%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR22%32%59%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars63%39%28%
Don't know14%29%13%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR47%65%69%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars35%22%28%
Don't know18%13%3%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR22%25%19%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars66%59%64%
Don't know12%16%17%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR24%64%56%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars59%20%30%
Don't know17%16%14%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR43%19%53%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars37%60%32%
Don't know20%21%15%

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categoryMaleFemale
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR44%39%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars44%35%
Don't know13%25%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR35%43%46%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars39%41%35%
Don't know26%16%18%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Is mostly careful with people's tax dollars OR33%43%36%45%45%41%
Is mostly careless with people's tax dollars57%39%34%38%42%44%
Don't know10%18%30%17%13%15%

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