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Toplines - Texas GOP Primary - February 1, 2010

Texas Survey of 538 Likely GOP Primary Voters

Conducted February 1, 2010

By Rasmussen Reports

1* Suppose the Republican Primary for the 2010 Governor’s race were held today. Would you vote for Rick Perry, Kay Bailey Hutchison or Debra Medina?

44% Perry

29% Hutchison

16% Medina

11% Not sure

2* I’m going to read you a short list of people in the News. For each, please let me know if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression.

Candidate

Very favorable

Somewhat favorable

Somewhat unfavorable

Very unfavorable

Not sure

Rick Perry

24%

56%

15%

4%

1%

Kay Bailey Hutchison

18%

49%

23%

8%

1%

Debra Medina

16%

34%

21%

8%

21%

3* How would you rate the job Rick Perry has been doing as Governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

18% Strongly approve

56% Somewhat approve

16% Somewhat disapprove

9% Strongly disapprove

1% Not sure

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence