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UT/Texas Tribune Poll: Double-Digit Leads Favor Republicans in Statewide Races

UT/Texas Tribune Poll: Double-Digit Leads Favor Republicans in Statewide Races

AUSTIN, Texas — Gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott and other Texas Republicans continue to hold double-digit leads in major statewide races in the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.

Abbott Maintains Lead Over Davis in Latest UT/Texas Tribune Poll

Attorney General Greg Abbott continues to hold an edge over gubernatorial challenger state Sen. Wendy Davis in the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll, with Republicans maintaining double-digit advantages in other major races.

Abbott Lead Widens Over Davis in Latest UT/Texas Tribune Poll

Attorney General Greg Abbott’s lead has widened over gubernatorial challenger state Sen. Wendy Davis, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.

Abbott Leads Davis by 6 Points in Latest UT/Texas Tribune Poll

AUSTIN, Texas — If the election for Texas governor were held today, Attorney General Greg Abbott would have a six-point lead over state Sen. Wendy Davis, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.

Texans Show Strong Support for Water Infrastructure Funding, According to UT/Texas Tribune Poll

AUSTIN, Texas — A majority of Texas voters believe it is important for the state to invest in water infrastructure and support a constitutional amendment allotting a portion of the state’s Rainy Day Fund to finance water projects, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.

UT/Texas Tribune Poll Shows Strong Support for ‘Rainy Day’ Funding of Water Projects

Sixty-eight percent of registered Texas voters support spending $2 billion from the state’s "Rainy Day Fund" on water infrastructure projects across the state, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.

GOP Voters Favor Ted Cruz in 2016 Presidential Primary, UT/Texas Tribune Poll Shows

If the 2016 Republican primary election for president were held today, Republican voters in Texas would strongly favor U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz over other GOP hopefuls, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.

Texans Not Eager to Change Gun Laws, UT/Texas Tribune Poll Shows

Although a large majority of Texans support background checks for all gun purchases, they are not eager to change existing gun laws in Texas, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.

Rick Perry Outpolls Greg Abbott in Latest UT/Texas Tribune Poll

Amid insider talk of a potential 2014 Republican primary race between Gov. Rick Perry and Attorney General Greg Abbott, a large share of Republican primary voters view the governor favorably, while Abbott remains popular but still a comparatively less familiar figure among state Republicans, according to a new University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.

Latest UT/Texas Tribune Poll: Tax Pledge Issue Reveals Conservative Divide

Although a plurality of Texans say candidates should not take an anti-tax pledge before the primary elections, such a pledge has strong support among voters who identify with the tea party movement, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll.