The Republican hard right US Senator comes up BEHIND Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) 31% to 35% in polling for the 2018 Texas US Senate seat election….
Now this IS Texas folks….
Except for some Democratic strong holds?
Texas votes Republican…
But Ted Cruz has some issues….
Lesser know Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) runs in tie with Cruz at 31% in the Texas Lyceum poll……
A Democrat hasn’t won a Senate race in Texas in 29 years. Cruz, who came in second in last year’s GOP presidential primary, has long been considered a big favorite.
The poll also found President Trump underwater in job approval, with 54 percent disapproving while 42 percent approve.
Fifty-two percent of respondents said the country is on the wrong track — down from 63 percent in a 2016 edition of the poll.
Texans are divided on the question on partisan lines, with 84 percent of Democrats saying the country is on the wrong track while 73 percent of Republicans say it’s on the right track….
top image of Ted Cruz…abcnew.go.com
middle iamge of Joaquin Castro….nbcnews.com
bottom image of Beto O’Rourke…..kfoxtv.com