U.S. Senate Trial Ballot (October 2020)

U.S. Senate Trial Ballot (October 2020)

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John Cornyn50%
Mary "MJ" Hegar42%
Kerry Douglas McKennon3%
Someone else5%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
John Cornyn6%33%88%
Mary "MJ" Hegar88%50%6%
Kerry Douglas McKennon2%4%3%
Someone else4%14%3%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
John Cornyn3%10%6%
Mary "MJ" Hegar92%81%88%
Kerry Douglas McKennon3%4%1%
Someone else2%5%5%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
John Cornyn88%88%89%
Mary "MJ" Hegar8%8%4%
Kerry Douglas McKennon3%2%3%
Someone else1%2%4%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
John Cornyn3%25%88%
Mary "MJ" Hegar91%61%5%
Kerry Douglas McKennon3%2%4%
Someone else2%12%3%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
John Cornyn6%1%4%
Mary "MJ" Hegar93%93%88%
Kerry Douglas McKennon0%4%4%
Someone else1%2%5%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
John Cornyn79%85%93%
Mary "MJ" Hegar12%7%2%
Kerry Douglas McKennon8%5%2%
Someone else2%3%4%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
John Cornyn60%16%36%
Mary "MJ" Hegar33%71%55%
Kerry Douglas McKennon4%1%4%
Someone else3%12%5%

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CategoryMaleFemale
John Cornyn52%48%
Mary "MJ" Hegar40%44%
Kerry Douglas McKennon4%3%
Someone else4%5%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
John Cornyn36%53%64%
Mary "MJ" Hegar54%42%26%
Kerry Douglas McKennon4%3%3%
Someone else6%3%7%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
John Cornyn40%34%56%61%
Mary "MJ" Hegar52%49%38%35%
Kerry Douglas McKennon5%7%3%0%
Someone else2%10%3%3%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
John Cornyn23%52%54%50%46%50%
Mary "MJ" Hegar52%37%40%41%46%46%
Kerry Douglas McKennon8%1%4%8%4%1%
Someone else18%10%2%2%4%3%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
John Cornyn68%42%32%23%
Mary "MJ" Hegar25%45%63%74%
Kerry Douglas McKennon4%3%4%1%
Someone else3%11%1%2%

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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.
John Cornyn72%52%19%22%
Mary "MJ" Hegar20%41%75%62%
Kerry Douglas McKennon3%4%3%1%
Someone else5%3%3%14%

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