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UT/ TT June '15 Poll

This poll gauges Texans' opinions on current political issues including performance of the Texas Legislature, potential 2016 Presidential candidates, abortion restrictions, LGBT issues, and immigration.

Political Science Class Survey, Spring 2014 - Post-Primary Election

This poll from Texas Tech University gauges Texans' opinions on candidates and current political issues. 53% responded that marriages between same sex couples should be recognized as valid, with the same rights as traditional marriage. 61% said that illegal immigrants should be allowed to stay and apply for U.S. citizenship; 19% said they should be required to leave the U.S.

UT/TT Statewide Poll June 2014

This poll gauges Texans' opinions on current political issues including equal pay, abortion restrictions, and the death penalty.

UT/TT Statewide Poll May 2012

This Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for May 2012 polls on a large number of issues including the Affordable Care Act with 45 percent saying the Supreme Court should rule that the individual mandate is unconstitutional.

UT/TT Statewide Poll October 2012

This Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for October 2012 polled on a wide variety issues including attitudes towards immigrants, section 5 of the voting rights act with 51 percent support federal supervision of the states voting laws. The poll also reveals party ID with 22 percent identify as a strong Democrat and 21 percent identify as a strong Republican.

UT/TT Statewide Poll February 2013

This Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for February 2013 shows Rick Perry polling unfavorably at 30 percent and Barack Obama polling at 47 percent unfavorable rating.

UT/TT Statewide Poll June 2013

Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for June 2013 shows majority a of Texans are unfamiliar with Wendy Davis, (58 percent) with 38 percent of voters saying they will vote against Rick Perry. The poll also covers a numerous variety of topics including abortion, immigration and gay marriage all showing a departure from strong opposition to all of the three different topics.

UT/TT Statewide Poll October 2013

This Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for October 2013 polls on a variety of issues including the Affordable Care Act, with Greg Abbott's approval ratings at 36 percent to 24 percent unfavorable, and Wendy Davis polling at 37 percent favorability with 31 percent unfavorable.

PPP - Majority of Texans Support Immigration Reform Legislation

In a poll where 60% of the people surveyed are over the age of 50 and only 14% are 35 or younger, an overwhelming majority 68% of people said that it is very important for the U.S. to fix its immigration policy and 48% strongly supported a law that would force undocumented immigrants to pay a penalty, learn English, pass a criminal background check, and also wait a minimum of 13 years to be a citizen.

UT/TT Statewide Poll February 2012

This Texas Tribune and University of Texas Poll for February 2012 shows Dewhurst at 38 percent and Ted Cruz at 27 percent with Rick Santorum leading Republican Presidential primary race at 45 percent, and polling at 51 percent against Obama.