Texas Survey Results

Q1

Do you approve or disapprove of President
Barack Obama’s job performance?

Q4

Approve .......................................................... 33%
Disapprove...................................................... 58%

Very motivated ........76% Not very motivated.. 6%
Somewhat
Not at all motivated . 3%
motivated ................15%

Not sure .......................................................... 10%

Q2

If the election for Governor were held today,
would you vote for the Democrat Wendy Davis,
the Republican Greg Abbott, the Libertarian
Kathie Glass, the Green Party candidate
Brandon Parmer, or have you not thought
about it enough to make up your mind?
Wendy Davis................................................... 38%

Q5

In general, do you prefer to vote a straightparty ticket or for candidates of multiple
parties?
Straight-party ticket.52% Candidates of
multiple parties........48%

Q6

Greg Abbott .................................................... 52%
Kathie Glass ................................................... 1%

Q3

How motivated are you to participate in this
fall’s election? Would you say you are very
motivated, somewhat motivated, not very
motivated, or not at all motivated?

How would you say you most often get news
about politics and elections: from e-mail, news
websites on the Internet, social media,
television, radio, or friends and family?

Brandon Parmer ............................................. 1%

E-mail...................... 5% Television ................51%

Haven't thought about it enough ..................... 8%

News sites ..............25% Radio ...................... 6%

If the election for Lieutenant Governor were
held today, would you vote for the Democrat
Leticia Van de Putte, the Republican Dan
Patrick, the Libertarian Robert D. Butler, the
Green Party candidate Chandrakantha
Courtney, or have you not thought about it
enough to make up your mind?

Social media ...........10% Friends and family... 3%

Q7

Do you most frequently access the Internet
from a cell phone, a laptop computer, a
desktop computer, a tablet, or some other
device?
Cell phone...............23% Tablet ......................12%

Leticia Van de Putte........................................ 34%

Laptop.....................24% Some other device .. 9%

Dan Patrick ..................................................... 49%

Desktop...................31%

Robert D. Butler .............................................. 2%

Q8

Chandrakantha Courtney................................ 0%

In the last presidential election, did you vote for
Barack Obama or Mitt Romney?
Barack Obama................................................ 40%

Haven't thought about it enough ..................... 14%

Mitt Romney.................................................... 53%
Someone else / Don't remember .................... 7%

Q9

If you are a woman, press 1. If a man, press 2.
Woman ........................................................... 53%
Man................................................................. 47%

October 27-28, 2014
Survey of 617 likely voters

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Q10 If you consider yourself a Democrat, press 1. If
a Republican, press 2. If a Libertarian, press 3.
If an independent who leans liberal, press 4. If
an independent who leans conservative, press
5.
Democrat ........................................................ 30%
Republican...................................................... 44%
Libertarian....................................................... 2%
Independent leaning liberal............................. 10%
Independent leaning conservative .................. 14%

Q11 If you are Hispanic, press 1. If white, press 2. If
African-American, press 3. If other, press 4.

Q12 If you are 18 to 24 years old, press 1. If 25 to
34, press 2. If 35 to 49, press 3. If 50 to 64,
press 4. If you are 65 or older, press 5.
18 to 24........................................................... 5%
25 to 34........................................................... 13%
35 to 49........................................................... 26%
50 to 64........................................................... 32%
65 or older....................................................... 23%

Q13 Mode
Phone ............................................................. 80%
Internet ........................................................... 20%

Hispanic .......................................................... 20%
White .............................................................. 63%
African-American ............................................ 12%
Other............................................................... 5%

October 27-28, 2014
Survey of 617 likely voters

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

2012 Pres Vote

2012 Pres Vote

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember

Gov

Obama Approval
Approve 33%

76%

2%

14%

Wendy Davis 38%

80%

8%

20%

Disapprove 58%

10%

96%

40%

Greg Abbott 52%

11%

86%

23%

Not sure 10%

14%

2%

46%

5%

Kathie Glass

1%

1%

1%

Brandon Parmer

1%

1%

0%

6%

Haven't thought about
it enough

8%

7%

4%

46%

2012 Pres Vote

2012 Pres Vote

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember

Motivation to Vote

LG
Leticia Van de Putte 34%

74%

6%

15%

Very motivated 76%

73%

84%

38%

Dan Patrick 49%

10%

82%

22%

Somewhat motivated 15%

17%

11%

24%

Robert D. Butler

2%

4%

1%

3%

Not very motivated

6%

6%

4%

24%

Chandrakantha
Courtney

0%

1%

0%

-

Not at all motivated

3%

3%

1%

14%

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

11%

11%

61%

2012 Pres Vote

2012 Pres Vote

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember
How Do You Generally
Vote?

Motivation to Vote
52%

55%

21%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

48%

45%

79%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

5%

9%

3%

6%

News sites 25%

23%

26%

31%

Social media 10%

13%

9%

1%

Television 51%

50%

52%

52%

Radio

6%

3%

9%

1%

Friends and family

3%

3%

2%

8%

E-mail

Straight-party ticket 52%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
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2012 Pres Vote

Gender

Barack
Mitt Someone else /
Base Obama Romney Don't remember
Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access

Base Woman

Man

Obama Approval
Approve 33%

35%

30%

Cell phone 23%

31%

18%

21%

Disapprove 58%

58%

57%

Laptop 24%

22%

28%

14%

Not sure 10%

7%

13%

Desktop 31%

25%

36%

27%

Tablet 12%

11%

11%

24%

11%

8%

13%

Some other device

9%

Gender
Base Woman

Gender
Man

Gov

Base Woman

Man

LG
Wendy Davis 38%

38%

37%

Leticia Van de Putte 34%

35%

33%

Greg Abbott 52%

49%

55%

Dan Patrick 49%

44%

54%

Kathie Glass

1%

1%

2%

Robert D. Butler

2%

1%

4%

Brandon Parmer

1%

1%

1%

0%

1%

0%

Haven't thought about
it enough

8%

11%

4%

Chandrakantha
Courtney

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

19%

9%

Gender
Base Woman

Gender
Man

Motivation to Vote
Very motivated 76%

81%

71%

Somewhat motivated 15%

10%

20%

Not very motivated

6%

7%

6%

Not at all motivated

3%

2%

3%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

Base Woman

Man

How Do You Generally
Vote?
Straight-party ticket 52%

54%

49%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

46%

51%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Gender
Base Woman

Gender
Man

Base Woman

5%

6%

4%

News sites 25%

23%

27%

E-mail

Social media 10%

10%

9%

Television 51%

48%

54%

Radio

6%

7%

5%

Friends and family

3%

5%

1%

Man

Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access

Motivation to Vote

Cell phone 23%

26%

20%

Laptop 24%

21%

28%

Desktop 31%

30%

32%

Tablet 12%

16%

8%

7%

12%

Some other device

Party

9%

Party

Independent Independent leaning
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal
conservative
Obama Approval

Independent Independent leaning
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal
conservative
Gov

Approve 33%

82%

4%

-

45%

14%

Wendy Davis 38%

86%

7%

17%

66%

16%

Disapprove 58%

10%

89%

97%

23%

81%

Greg Abbott 52%

5%

88%

76%

18%

58%

Not sure 10%

8%

7%

3%

33%

5%

Kathie Glass

1%

2%

0%

4%

1%

3%

Brandon Parmer

1%

-

1%

-

4%

3%

Haven't thought about
it enough

8%

7%

5%

3%

10%

19%

Party

Party

Independent Independent leaning
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal
conservative

Independent Independent leaning
conservative
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal
Motivation to Vote

LG
Leticia Van de Putte 34%

79%

6%

30%

62%

10%

Very motivated 76%

72%

83%

87%

67%

69%

Dan Patrick 49%

5%

82%

60%

16%

61%

Somewhat motivated 15%

14%

12%

13%

22%

19%

Robert D. Butler

2%

1%

2%

4%

2%

4%

Not very motivated

6%

10%

2%

-

11%

10%

Chandrakantha
Courtney

0%

-

-

-

1%

2%

Not at all motivated

3%

4%

2%

-

-

3%

14%

11%

19%

23%

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

6%

Party

Party

Independent Independent leaning
conservative
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal
How Do You Generally
Vote?

Motivation to Vote
5%

13%

2%

-

-

3%

News sites 25%

17%

25%

15%

41%

31%

Social media 10%

15%

8%

49%

4%

2%

Television 51%

51%

54%

31%

43%

51%

Radio

6%

2%

8%

5%

6%

9%

Friends and family

3%

2%

2%

-

7%

4%

E-mail

Straight-party ticket 52%

57%

69%

7%

15%

18%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

43%

31%

93%

85%

82%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

Independent Independent leaning
conservative
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Party

Race

Independent Independent leaning
conservative
Base Democrat Republican Libertarian leaning liberal

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other

Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access
Cell phone 23%

27%

16%

17%

48%

24%

Laptop 24%

25%

27%

45%

10%

24%

Desktop 31%

27%

34%

18%

29%

34%

Tablet 12%

11%

14%

20%

7%

11%

11%

10%

-

6%

7%

Some other device

9%

Obama Approval
Approve 33%

36%

20%

82%

61%

Disapprove 58%

39%

75%

7%

32%

Not sure 10%

25%

5%

10%

7%

Race

Race

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other
Gov

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other
LG

Wendy Davis 38%

58%

24%

76%

40%

Greg Abbott 52%

2%

30%

32%

69%

1%

-

2%

-

6%

Brandon Parmer

1%

1%

1%

-

6%

Haven't thought about
it enough

8%

9%

4%

22%

18%

Kathie Glass

Leticia Van de Putte 34%

58%

21%

65%

33%

Dan Patrick 49%

2%

39%

Robert D. Butler
Chandrakantha
Courtney

21%

67%

2%

3%

2%

-

3%

0%

-

0%

-

6%

18%

9%

33%

19%

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

Race

Race

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other
Motivation to Vote
Very motivated 76%

62%

82%

70%

79%

Somewhat motivated 15%

18%

14%

11%

15%
6%

Not very motivated

6%

12%

3%

13%

Not at all motivated

3%

8%

1%

5%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

How Do You Generally
Vote?
Straight-party ticket 52%

42%

54%

63%

36%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

58%

46%

37%

64%

-

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Race

Race

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other
Motivation to Vote
5%

9%

4%

10%

-

News sites 25%

20%

31%

2%

30%

E-mail

Social media 10%

10%

8%

22%

3%

Television 51%

58%

46%

60%

59%

Radio

6%

2%

8%

-

7%

Friends and family

3%

2%

3%

6%

-

AfricanBase Hispanic White American Other
Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access
Cell phone 23%

44%

16%

28%

19%

Laptop 24%

14%

28%

23%

27%

Desktop 31%

14%

38%

19%

33%

Tablet 12%

17%

10%

18%

9%

11%

8%

12%

12%

Some other device

9%

Age

Age
Base

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Base

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Gov

Obama Approval
Approve 33%

41%

26%

36%

34%

28%

Disapprove 58%

43%

53%

51%

60%

69%

Not sure 10%

15%

21%

14%

6%

3%

Wendy Davis 38%

55%

36%

42%

38%

29%

Greg Abbott 52%

32%

46%

44%

55%

63%

-

1%

1%

1%

2%

Kathie Glass

1%

Brandon Parmer

1%

-

2%

1%

1%

2%

Haven't thought about
it enough

8%

13%

14%

11%

6%

3%

Age

Age
Base

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Base

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Motivation to Vote

LG
Leticia Van de Putte 34%

28%

37%

36%

37%

27%

Very motivated 76%

54%

59%

81%

79%

82%

Dan Patrick 49%

Somewhat motivated 15%

40%

42%

38%

52%

63%

25%

16%

10%

16%

14%

Robert D. Butler

2%

10%

-

2%

1%

3%

Not very motivated

6%

17%

15%

8%

2%

3%

Chandrakantha
Courtney

0%

-

-

1%

-

0%

Not at all motivated

3%

4%

10%

-

2%

2%

22%

21%

23%

9%

6%

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Age
Base

Age

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

How Do You Generally
Vote?

Base

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Motivation to Vote
5%

11%

7%

3%

5%

5%

News sites 25%

48%

25%

28%

28%

13%

Social media 10%

7%

12%

11%

9%

9%

Television 51%

26%

47%

48%

49%

64%

Radio

6%

-

6%

7%

5%

8%

Friends and family

3%

8%

4%

2%

3%

1%

E-mail

Straight-party ticket 52%

62%

31%

57%

50%

57%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

38%

69%

43%

50%

43%

Age
Base

Mode

18 to 25 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
24
34
49
64 older

Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access
Cell phone 23%

Approve 33%

32%

34%

64%

21%

17%

10%

Disapprove 58%

61%

44%

Not sure 10%

7%

22%

Laptop 24%

6%

15%

25%

31%

24%

30%

11%

27%

37%

39%

Tablet 12%

28%

8%

18%

11%

6%

-

2%

9%

4%

22%

9%

Obama Approval

36%

Desktop 31%

Some other device

Base Phone Internet

Mode

Mode

Base Phone Internet
Gov

Base Phone Internet
LG

Wendy Davis 38%

36%

45%

Greg Abbott 52%

Leticia Van de Putte 34%

35%

31%

Dan Patrick 49%

59%

24%

55%

24%

Kathie Glass

1%

1%

2%

Robert D. Butler

2%

2%

3%

Brandon Parmer

1%

1%

2%

1%

-

8%

3%

27%

Chandrakantha
Courtney

0%

Haven't thought about
it enough

Haven't thought about 14%
it enough

8%

42%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Mode

Mode

Base Phone Internet
Motivation to Vote
Very motivated 76%

84%

44%

Somewhat motivated 15%

12%

24%

Not very motivated

6%

2%

23%

Not at all motivated

3%

1%

9%

Base Phone Internet
How Do You Generally
Vote?
Straight-party ticket 52%

54%

42%

Candidates of multiple 48%
parties

46%

58%

Mode

Mode

Base Phone Internet
Motivation to Vote
5%

6%

4%

News sites 25%

25%

23%

E-mail

Social media 10%

10%

9%

Television 51%

50%

54%

Radio

6%

7%

2%

Friends and family

3%

2%

7%

October 27-28, 2014
survey of 617 likely voters

Base Phone Internet
Most Frequent Mode
of Web Access
Cell phone 23%

16%

53%

Laptop 24%

27%

14%

Desktop 31%

35%

13%

Tablet 12%

10%

19%

11%

1%

Some other device

9%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988