Support Using Executive Powers to Fund Border Wall Without Congress (February 2019)

Support Using Executive Powers to Fund Border Wall Without Congress (February 2019)

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categoryTotal
Strongly support35%
Somewhat support10%
Somewhat oppose6%
Strongly oppose43%
Don't know/No opinion5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Strongly support3%27%66%
Somewhat support4%19%14%
Somewhat oppose3%9%8%
Strongly oppose87%34%7%
Don't know/No opinion3%11%5%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Strongly support2%7%3%
Somewhat support0%12%2%
Somewhat oppose2%3%5%
Strongly oppose96%72%87%
Don't know/No opinion0%6%3%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Strongly support63%42%76%
Somewhat support13%22%12%
Somewhat oppose12%10%4%
Strongly oppose9%15%3%
Don't know/No opinion3%11%5%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Strongly support3%22%63%
Somewhat support3%11%14%
Somewhat oppose2%7%8%
Strongly oppose90%48%11%
Don't know/No opinion2%12%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Strongly support4%3%3%
Somewhat support2%5%1%
Somewhat oppose2%3%1%
Strongly oppose90%87%92%
Don't know/No opinion2%3%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Strongly support35%66%75%
Somewhat support23%16%8%
Somewhat oppose16%7%5%
Strongly oppose23%8%8%
Don't know/No opinion3%4%4%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Strongly support46%9%23%
Somewhat support10%15%8%
Somewhat oppose6%7%5%
Strongly oppose34%61%59%
Don't know/No opinion4%8%6%

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categoryMaleFemale
Strongly support40%31%
Somewhat support11%9%
Somewhat oppose7%5%
Strongly oppose39%47%
Don't know/No opinion2%7%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Strongly support21%37%53%
Somewhat support9%10%12%
Somewhat oppose8%5%4%
Strongly oppose57%42%27%
Don't know/No opinion6%5%5%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Strongly support19%26%39%54%
Somewhat support12%12%9%9%
Somewhat oppose9%6%6%3%
Strongly oppose54%49%41%32%
Don't know/No opinion7%7%5%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Strongly support21%40%37%37%33%28%
Somewhat support11%11%9%7%10%12%
Somewhat oppose2%6%5%9%4%8%
Strongly oppose63%33%44%41%49%49%
Don't know/No opinion2%9%5%6%2%2%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Strongly support45%36%25%18%
Somewhat support10%15%7%3%
Somewhat oppose6%6%9%3%
Strongly oppose33%37%55%74%
Don't know/No opinion6%6%4%2%

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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
Strongly support49%36%16%
Somewhat support12%14%4%
Somewhat oppose6%7%4%
Strongly oppose26%38%74%
Don't know/No opinion6%5%2%

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