UT/TT Poll: Abbott Leads Davis by 12 Points

[*Editor's note: The chart on the lieutenant governor's race has been corrected to properly reflect the relative sizes of the responses.]

Republican Greg Abbott leads Democrat Wendy Davis by 12 percentage points in the race for governor, according to a new University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.

That result is close to the 11-point spread, also in Abbott’s favor, in the February UT/TT Poll. In this most recent survey, he maintained a 14-point lead among male voters and a 10-percentage point lead among female voters.

“Abbott remains strong and this, in a lot of ways, confirms ...

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