Educators polled say ‘Can Dan’

 

Thanks to all who took part in our poll on the Lt. Gov. race for the primaries. In addition to the results below, there were some 500 comments offered, many of them calling to “Can Dan,” or “anyone but Dan.”

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Poll Results

Online poll conducted Feb. 9-22

Respondents
Total: 1,863
Teachers or other school employees: 74%
Parents of school child(ren): 4%
Other: 22%

I plan to vote in the…
Republican Primary: 59%
Democratic Primary: 32%
Not Sure: 9%

(Republican Primary voters) I plan to vote for..
Scott Milder: 91%
Dan Patrick: 7%
Neither: 2%

(Democratic Primary voters) I plan to vote for..
Mike Collier: 68%
Michael Cooper: 27%
Neither: 5%

(Democratic Primary voters and those who were not sure which primary they would vote in) We know you selected that you were voting in the Democratic Primary–or Neither/Not Sure. But which one of these candidates would you prefer to win in their primary if you had to pick:
Scott Milder: 98%
Dan Patrick: 2%

Results for just teachers and other school employees

I plan to vote in the…
Republican Primary: 60%
Democratic Primary: 31%
Not Sure: 9%

(Republican Primary voters) I plan to vote for..
Scott Milder: 91%
Dan Patrick: 7%
Neither: 2%

(Democratic Primary voters) I plan to vote for..
Mike Collier: 63%
Michael Cooper: 32%
Neither: 4%

(Democratic Primary voters and those who were not sure which primary they would vote in) We know you selected that you were voting in the Democratic Primary–or Neither/Not Sure. But which one of these candidates would you prefer to win in their primary if you had to pick:
Scott Milder: 98%
Dan Patrick: 2%

You can find the full news release on the poll here.