Statements about Polls and Public Opinion
Wendy Davis is "the most popular politician in Texas."
Says unsuccessful Texas abortion legislation "was supported by a majority of" Texans.
Ted Cruz is "unknown to the vast majority of Texans."
Says "large majority" of Republicans believe Obama is a Muslim and not U.S.-born.
Says a Barack Obama "black imposter" joke got a standing ovation at San Angelo rodeo.
Says he "did the very best" in a recent poll in Iowa matching up each of the major Republican presidential candidates against President Barack Obama.
Says Barack Obama’s "favorability rating in Israel once clocked in at 4 percent."
Says a poll found him the only Republican candidate who could beat Barack Obama in Texas -- and by eight points.
Says recent polls show Americans agree with Republicans that the federal debt ceiling should not be raised and the debt and deficit should be dealt with mostly by cutting spending.
Says Travis County, home to Austin, is the most liberal county in the United States.
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