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Questions - Election 2014: Texas Governor - March 3-4, 2014

Texas Governor: Abbott (R) 53%, Davis (D) 41%
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Texas Survey of 500 Likely Voters

Conducted March 3-4, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* How would you rate the job Barack Obama has been doing as President?

 

2* How would you rate the job Rick Perry has been doing as governor?

 

3* In thinking about the 2014 election for governor of Texas, suppose you had a choice between Republican Greg Abbott and Democrat Wendy Davis.  If the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Greg Abbott or Democrat Wendy Davis?

 

4* 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. If you’ve never heard of that person, just let me know.

 

Greg Abbott

Wendy Davis

John Cornyn

Steve Stockman

 

5* Generally speaking, how would you rate the U.S. economy these days?


6* How would you rate your own personal finances these days?

7* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with government spending?

 

8* Which candidate for governor do you trust more to deal with taxes?

 

9* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on social issues?

 

10* Which candidate for governor do you trust more on government ethics and corruption?

 

11* Do you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of the Tea Party movement?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence