Support or oppose: allowing legal gun owners over the age of 21 to carry handguns in most public places in Texas without a license or training (June 2022)

Support or oppose: allowing legal gun owners over the age of 21 to carry handguns in most public places in Texas without a license or training (June 2022)

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Strongly support21%
Somewhat support19%
Somewhat oppose14%
Strongly oppose40%
Don't know/No opinion6%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support11%19%31%
Somewhat support11%19%26%
Somewhat oppose10%12%17%
Strongly oppose66%39%20%
Don't know/No opinion3%12%6%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support4%10%14%
Somewhat support14%17%7%
Somewhat oppose10%17%7%
Strongly oppose68%53%71%
Don't know/No opinion5%3%2%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support36%25%31%
Somewhat support23%28%28%
Somewhat oppose21%17%15%
Strongly oppose12%24%22%
Don't know/No opinion8%7%5%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support8%16%33%
Somewhat support6%20%26%
Somewhat oppose11%15%15%
Strongly oppose72%39%21%
Don't know/No opinion3%9%6%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support9%9%6%
Somewhat support8%4%8%
Somewhat oppose13%11%9%
Strongly oppose65%73%77%
Don't know/No opinion5%2%1%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support23%37%35%
Somewhat support31%21%28%
Somewhat oppose18%18%9%
Strongly oppose22%20%20%
Don't know/No opinion6%3%8%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support23%13%21%
Somewhat support22%13%19%
Somewhat oppose13%20%11%
Strongly oppose39%44%41%
Don't know/No opinion4%9%8%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Strongly support28%15%
Somewhat support23%17%
Somewhat oppose13%14%
Strongly oppose31%48%
Don't know/No opinion5%6%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly support14%23%26%
Somewhat support17%18%26%
Somewhat oppose16%14%9%
Strongly oppose47%40%31%
Don't know/No opinion5%5%7%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support13%20%27%19%
Somewhat support28%20%15%20%
Somewhat oppose11%17%13%13%
Strongly oppose42%37%39%45%
Don't know/No opinion6%7%7%3%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support24%26%21%23%17%19%
Somewhat support25%15%22%17%21%21%
Somewhat oppose17%13%12%13%12%21%
Strongly oppose13%38%38%42%47%38%
Don't know/No opinion19%8%7%6%3%2%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly support29%20%14%12%
Somewhat support22%23%15%12%
Somewhat oppose13%18%13%10%
Strongly oppose29%35%51%62%
Don't know/No opinion6%5%7%5%

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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.
Strongly support32%21%12%15%
Somewhat support24%21%14%10%
Somewhat oppose13%15%12%11%
Strongly oppose25%38%59%35%
Don't know/No opinion5%5%3%29%

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