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2016 Texas Lyceum - Presidential Match-Ups and Texas Legislative Issues

The annual Texas Lyceum poll finds that the campaign for President between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is close. Additionally, while immigration remains a top issue for Texans, the vast majority reject Trump's idea for a border wall. Check out the full poll for more figures about politics and policy here in Texas.

UT/ TT Feb '15 Poll

This poll gauges Texans' opinions on current political issues including potential 2016 presidential candidates, abortion restrictions, and immigration.

2015 Texas Lyceum Poll

The 2015 Texas Lyceum Poll examined the current state of a wide range public figures and public policy issues in Texas, including important updates on marijuana policy reform and LGBT equality.

THCA - Medicaid Nursing Homes

This poll of Texas voters conducted by Baselice & Associates for the Texas Health Care Association (THCA) found that 72% of Texas Tea Party voters say seniors’ Medicaid-financed nursing home care should be funded at the level state health care officials say is needed.

THA - Majority of Texans Support Medicaid Expansion

This voter survey conducted by the Texas Hospital Association adds to the growing chorus of statewide support for Texas to expand its Medicaid program. According to the poll, 54 percent of voters said the State of Texas should participate in the expansion of Medicaid. After learning more about Medicaid expansion, 59 percent responded favorably.

Texans Like Parts of Federal Health Law

This poll shows which components of the ACA are viewed most favorably by members of the different political parties. 66% of people who identify as Republican are in favor of prohibiting denial of coverage because of pre-existing conditions, but only 6% support the individual mandate portion of the ACA.