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April 2021 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll

The University of Texas/Texas Tribune survey of 1200 registered voters was conducted from April 16 to 22, 2021 and has an overall margin of error of +/- 2.83 percentage points for results presented among registered voters. For more information, please reference the methodological appendix in the data archive.

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Attention to Texas Legislative Session (April 2021) 87th Legislature
Background Checks on All Gun Purchases (April 2021) Gun Control
Behavior due to Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus
Concern: Coronavirus Community Spread (April 2021) Coronavirus
Concern: You or someone you know getting infected with the coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus
Coronavirus Seriousness (April 2021) Coronavirus
Dade Phelan Approval (April 2021) Dade Phelan
Dan Patrick Approval (April 2021) Dan Patrick
Dan Patrick Job Approval Trend Dan Patrick
Deport Undocumented Immigrants Immediately (April 2021) Border Security, Immigration
Direction of Texas (April 2021) Direction of Texas
Direction of Texas Trend Direction of Texas, Trends
Direction of the Country (April 2021) Direction of the Country
Do you think the deaths of Black people during encounters with police in recent years are...(April 2021) Discrimination, Police
Does Texas Election System Discriminate Against Racial and Ethnic Minorities (April 2021) Discrimination, Voting/Elections
Federal Government Approval: Handling the Response to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus
Greg Abbott Approval (April 2021) Greg Abbott
Greg Abbott Job Approval Trend Greg Abbott
Greg Abbott Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus, Greg Abbott
How confident are you that the Texas Legislature will enact effective laws to prevent future disruptions in utility services like those that resulted from the February 2021 winter storm that affected much of the state? (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In General, Do You Think that Vaccines are Effective (April 2021)? Public Health
In General, Do You Think that Vaccines are Safe (April 2021)? Public Health
In Response To The Coronavirus: Avoiding Other People As Much As Possible (April 2021) Coronavirus
In Response To The Coronavirus: Staying Away From Large Groups (April 2021) Coronavirus
In Response To The Coronavirus: Wearing A Mask When In Close Contact With People Outside Your Household (April 2021) Coronavirus
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Create a council of government energy regulators and emergency managers to coordinate during disasters (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Create a statewide disaster alert system to alert Texans about impending weather-related disasters and power outages (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Provide government funds to energy providers to weatherize their facilities (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Require all Energy Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) board members to reside in Texas (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Require energy providers to weatherize their facilities (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
In response to the winter storm and its effects, would you support or oppose: Require that companies and regulators ensure higher levels of reserve energy to meet spikes in demand (April 2021) 2021 Winter Storm
Increasing the Federal Minimum Wage (April 2021) Minimum Wage
Is it Safe or Unsafe to attend a sporting event or concert at an outdoor stadium? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Attend a sporting event or concert in an indoor arena? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Attend Church? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Eat at a Restaurant? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Fly on an Airplane? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go Grocery Shopping? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a Bar or Club? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a Gym or Health Club? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a Movie Theater? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a Shopping Mall? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to Work? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Send your Child to School? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Stay in a Hotel? (April 2021) Coronavirus
Is Texas State Government Doing Too Much or Too Little to Address Climate Change? (April 2021) Climate Change
Is the U.S. Government Doing Too Much or Too Little to Address Climate Change? (April 2021) Climate Change
Joe Biden Approval (April 2021) Coronavirus, Joe Biden
Joe Biden Job Approval: Handling of Immigration and Border Security (April 2021) Border Security, Immigration, Joe Biden
Joe Biden Job Approval: Handling of the Economy (April 2021) Economy, Joe Biden
Joe Biden Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus, Joe Biden
John Cornyn Approval (April 2021) John Cornyn
John Cornyn Job Approval Trend John Cornyn
Ken Paxton Approval (April 2021) Ken Paxton
Local Government Approval: Handling the Response to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus, Local Government
Medicaid Expansion Salience (April 2021) Healthcare, Medicaid
Most Important Issue Facing Texas (April 2021) Most Important Problem - State
Most Important Issue Facing the Country (April 2021) Most Important Problem - Country
National Economic Conditions (April 2021) Macroeconomics
Opinion on Increasing Ethnic Diversity in Texas (April 2021) Race
Opinion on Increasing Ethnic Diversity in Texas (April 2021) Race
Partisan Ideological Identification Democratic Party, Ideology, Republican Party
Personal Economic Conditions (April 2021) Microeconomics
Personal Economic Conditions Trend Microeconomics, Texas Economy, Trends
Preferred U.S. Response for Children who Arrive Unaccompanied at the U.S.-Mexico Border (April 2021) Border Security, Immigration
Rating Responses to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus
Should Abortion Laws be More or Less Strict? (April 2021) Abortion
Should Gun Laws be More or Less Strict? (April 2021) Gun Control
Spending on Policing (April 2021) Police
State Government Approval: Handling the Response to the Coronavirus (April 2021) Coronavirus, State Government
Support for the Death Penalty (April 2021) Death Penalty
Support or Oppose allowing any individual in Texas the right to sue an abortion provider (April 2021) Abortion
Support or Oppose allowing civilians to sue a police officer who has violated state law or police department policy in their use of force (April 2021) Police
Support or Oppose allowing legal gun owners over the age of 21 to carry handguns in most public places (April 2021) Gun Control
Support or Oppose allowing restaurants with valid licenses the ability to sell alcoholic beverages for delivery or pick-up (April 2021) Alcohol
Support or Oppose allowing volunteer poll watchers to photograph, video, or audio record voters (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose automatically banning all abortions in Texas if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade (April 2021) Abortion
Support or Oppose banning the use of chokeholds by police (April 2021) Police
Support or Oppose Expanding Eligibility for Medicaid in Texas (April 2021) Healthcare, Medicaid
Support or Oppose limiting the emergency powers of the Texas Governor during a pandemic or similar public health emergency (April 2021) Governor, Public Health
Support or Oppose making abortion illegal after 6 weeks of pregnancy (April 2021) Abortion
Support or Oppose prohibiting any vote-counting equipment from being connected to the internet (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose prohibiting counties from offering drive-through voting location (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose prohibiting counties from offering drive-through voting location (April 2021) Coronavirus
Support or Oppose prohibiting counties from offering more than 12 hours a day of early voting (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose prohibiting counties from sending vote-by-mail applications to voters who haven’t requested them (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose prohibiting local governments from using public money to pay lobbyists (April 2021) Lobbying
Support or Oppose requiring all county voting systems to have a paper record (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose Requiring counties of more than 100,000 residents to record all areas where ballots are counted (April 2021) Voting, Voting/Elections
Support or Oppose requiring local governments to hold an election before reducing or redirecting funds from their police budgets (April 2021) Local Government, Police
Support or Oppose requiring police officers to intervene if another officer is violating state law, federal law, or their own police department’s policy in their use of force against a civilian (April 2021) Police
Ted Cruz Approval (April 2021) Ted Cruz
Ted Cruz Job Approval Trend Ted Cruz
Texas Economic Conditions (April 2021) Texas Economy
U.S. Congress Approval (April 2021) U.S. Congress
Vaccine Passport Support (April 2021) Coronavirus
What do you think should be the Legislature's Top Priority (April 2021) 87th Legislature
Who is the current Texas Agriculture Commissioner? (April 2021) Sid Miller
Would the US. Be Safer or Less Safe with More Guns (April 2021) Gun Control, Gun Violence
Would you try to get a coronavirus vaccine as soon as it becomes available? (April 2021) Coronavirus