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Texas Republican Convention Attendees Like Trump, Cruz, Survey Says

Attendees of the Texas Republican Party Convention said that they support Senator Ted Cruz and President Donald Trump in a survey conducted during the week of the convention.

According to the Texas Scorecard, attendees gave Trump and Cruz high marks in a survey conducted by Empower Texans at the convention. Attendees also said that they oppose Texas' other Republican Senator, John Cornyn.

In the survey, around 89 percent of attendees said that they support Cruz, who is running for re-election. Around 88 percent of respondents also said that they support incumbent Republican President Donald Trump. Meanwhile, around 60 percent of the poll's respondents said that they do not support Senator John Cornyn.

For full poll results, please visit

President Donald Trump  Photo by UPI

President Donald Trump

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