Support or Oppose: Governor Greg Abbott’s plan to use state money to add more barriers on the border between Texas and Mexico (October 2021)

Support or Oppose: Governor Greg Abbott’s plan to use state money to add more barriers on the border between Texas and Mexico (October 2021)

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Strongly support44%
Somewhat support9%
Somewhat oppose7%
Strongly oppose33%
Don’t know/No opinion6%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support3%33%81%
Somewhat support8%12%10%
Somewhat oppose12%13%2%
Strongly oppose71%29%3%
Don’t know/No opinion6%14%4%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support3%2%4%
Somewhat support4%15%7%
Somewhat oppose13%19%7%
Strongly oppose75%59%75%
Don’t know/No opinion5%5%7%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support76%66%90%
Somewhat support11%13%8%
Somewhat oppose5%3%0%
Strongly oppose1%11%1%
Don’t know/No opinion7%7%1%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support5%23%78%
Somewhat support6%11%11%
Somewhat oppose9%14%2%
Strongly oppose77%38%4%
Don’t know/No opinion3%14%4%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support13%1%3%
Somewhat support11%6%2%
Somewhat oppose21%6%2%
Strongly oppose54%82%89%
Don’t know/No opinion2%4%4%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support64%77%85%
Somewhat support16%13%7%
Somewhat oppose8%1%1%
Strongly oppose11%4%2%
Don’t know/No opinion1%5%5%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support55%10%33%
Somewhat support9%19%4%
Somewhat oppose5%8%14%
Strongly oppose28%47%40%
Don’t know/No opinion3%16%9%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Strongly support48%41%
Somewhat support10%8%
Somewhat oppose8%7%
Strongly oppose30%36%
Don’t know/No opinion4%8%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly support29%46%61%
Somewhat support9%9%11%
Somewhat oppose10%8%2%
Strongly oppose46%31%19%
Don’t know/No opinion7%6%6%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support15%36%52%63%
Somewhat support10%13%9%4%
Somewhat oppose13%12%3%4%
Strongly oppose50%31%31%26%
Don’t know/No opinion13%9%4%3%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support43%42%44%51%43%43%
Somewhat support0%13%9%4%10%9%
Somewhat oppose15%10%10%6%3%5%
Strongly oppose41%26%30%37%37%42%
Don’t know/No opinion1%9%7%1%8%1%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly support61%40%27%26%
Somewhat support11%11%7%6%
Somewhat oppose4%12%16%2%
Strongly oppose16%32%45%62%
Don’t know/No opinion8%6%6%4%

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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 support60%50%20%37%
Somewhat support12%10%6%4%
Somewhat oppose8%8%7%3%
Strongly oppose14%26%62%40%
Don’t know/No opinion6%6%4%15%

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