Ted Cruz looks to have a lead in his home state of Texas based on early polling. According to RealClear Politics, Cruz has a lead in every poll with some polls having him with a double digit margin.
Texas has the most delegates at stake of any Super Tuesday state with 155. The proportional method will be used to divide the delegates among the candidates based on the results.
Here’s a look at the latest Texas GOP polls:
RealClear Politics Average
RealClear Politics keeps a running average of the polls from Texas. The average includes the data from five polls. The CBS News/YouGov poll conducted February 22-26, the Monmouth poll conducted February 22-24, the Emerson poll conducted February 21-23, the KTVT-CBS 11 poll conducted February 22 and the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll conducted February 18-23.
The CBS News/YouGov poll was conducted February 22-26. It has a margin of error of 5.6 percentage points.
The Monmouth poll was conducted February 22-24. It has a margin of error of 4.6 percentage points.
The Emerson poll was conducted February 21-23. It has a margin of error of 4.6 percentage points.
The KTVT-CBS 11 poll was conducted February 22. It has a margin of error of 3.6 percentage points.
NBC News/Wall Street Journal
The NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll was conducted February 18-23. It has a margin of error of 4.2 percentage points.