Poll: 3 Out of 5 Texan Trump Supporters Want Secession if Hillary Clinton Is ElectedBreaking News
tags: Hillary Clinton, Texas, election 2016, secession, Trump
If Hillary Clinton became the President of the United States, three out of five Donald Trump supporters in Texas would support a bid by the state to secede from the Union, according to a new poll.
Trump is leading in the state with 50% of voters, while the Democrat has 44% of voters, according to the surveyreleased Tuesday by the Democratic pollster Public Policy Polling. According to the poll, 61% of Trump supporters would want the state to secede if Clinton became president. Overall, 40% of Texans would support secession if Clinton is victorious in November.
The survey found that Texans have an overall unfavorable opinion of both of the candidates, with 59% for Clinton and 53% for Trump.