Day 2 of the PPP poll runs hypothetical match-ups on the 2018 Texas Senate race, and finds that 63% of Texans - including 55% of Republicans - support President Obama filling the SCOTUS vacancy.
Survey of registered voters pre-midterm election
The Texas Lyceum found that among registered voters, Democratic State Senator Wendy Davis has closed the gap to six points against her opponent, Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott. The Lyceum also ran a regression analysis to project a margin for likely voters, which suggested a 9-point difference between Davis and Abbott. The poll looks at these and other election-based races in the 2014 statewide elections.
Lake Research Partners interviewed 1,000 Latino voters from Bexar County, Nueces County, Cameron County, Hidalgo County, Webb County, and rural counties in between, including 700 likely 2014 general election voters, and 300 low-propensity voters. 51% of the surveys were conducted in Spanish. Data indicate that Latinos in South Texas and along the border believe what is happening on the border today is a humanitarian crisis more so than an immigration crisis, and they want child migrants treated with respect.
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.
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.
This poll shows that Wendy Davis has doubled her name identification since January 2013 but still trails Perry with 53% disapproval rating among Republican voters, which has increased from 47% since the filibuster.
A September 6-20, 2013 survey of adult Texans reveals that while Texas residents are fairly positive about the state's economy, they think the worst is yet to come for the national economy and are only somewhat optimistic with respect to the economic future for their children. It also shows Greg Abbott at 29%, Wendy Davis at 21%, and Undecided voters at 50% for the 2014 Governor's Race.
This statewide poll by PPP found that State Senator Wendy Davis is trailing Attorney General Greg Abbott in their race for Governor. The poll also looked at all other statewide races that are expected to be on the 2014 ballot in the general election.
This statewide poll by the Emerson College Polling Society found that State Senator Wendy Davis has closed the gap in the first post-primary poll in the Texas Governor's race. Conducted from March 7 to March 12, it finds Davis within single digits of her opponent, Greg Abbott.