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University of Texas/Texas Tribune Polls

Most white Texas voters believe the deaths of Black people in police custody aren’t a systemic problem

Texas voters support the police and don't want to cut their budgets. But they disagree on the reasons behind the deaths of Black people in encounters with law enforcement, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.

Austin police officers stand guard outside of their headquarters during a protest against the death of George Floyd. June 2, 2020.

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