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Majority Say Gay Marriage Is Backed By Constitution

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 06.06.2014 | Politics

Most Americans agree with recent court rulings that gay marriage is a constitutional right, according to a Washington Post/ABC poll released Friday --...

A New Reason This May Be One Of The Best Weeks Ever For Marriage Equality

Posted 05.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Following marriage equality victories in Oregon and Pennsylvania, a new survey has found that support for same-sex marriage across the U.S. has reache...

Most Young Republicans Support Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

The majority of Republicans ages 18 to 29 think gays and lesbians should be allowed to marry, according to a Pew Research poll. Sixty-one percent ...

Support For Gay Marriage Surges Higher

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.05.2014 | Gay Voices

If you oppose marriage equality, you're in a shrinking minority, according to a new survey. A record 59 percent of Americans now support same-sex m...

Support For Gay Marriage Now Has Record Support In This Key Red State

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 03.04.2014 | Politics

A majority of Arizona voters approve of Republican Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of a controversial anti-gay bill, and a plurality now believe that gay cou...

Emily Swanson

Republicans Expect To Lose Fight Over Gay Marriage, Legal Weed | Emily Swanson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Americans of all stripes predict more states will allow same-sex marriage and recreational marijuana by the end of 2014, a HuffPost/YouGov poll finds,...

New Poll Reveals How Americans Feel About A Nationwide Gay Marriage Law

Posted 07.31.2013 | Gay Voices

The Supreme Court's rulings on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and Prop 8 received heaps of praise from lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB...

Americans Critical Of Major Supreme Court Decision

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Americans have mixed feelings about the Supreme Court's latest rulings, with a majority disapproving of its opinion on the Voting Rights Act, but in f...

Poll: Most Believe Gay Marriage 'Inevitable'

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Gay marriage remains a divisive issue, but the majority of both supporters and opponents now agree it's here to stay. Polling released Thursday by ...

Emily Swanson

Poll: Americans Sharply Divided On Looming DOMA Decision | Emily Swanson | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

Americans are sharply divided over whether the Supreme Court should strike down the Defense of Marriage Act when it likely rules on the law later this...

Poll: Majority Supports Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.12.2013 | Politics

More than half of Americans support gay marriage, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Friday. Fifty-three percent of those p...

Poll Shows Shift In Gay Marriage Views

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Olympia Meola | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

As the U.S. Supreme Court ponders gay rights amid a national debate over same-sex marriage, the ground is softening in Virginia. A new poll shows Vir...

Millennial Support For Gay Marriage Hits All-Time High

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.22.2013 | College

Approval of same-sex marriage among young adults is at an all-time high, according to new findings from the Pew Research Center. The poll found 70 ...

Emily Swanson

Polls Show Big Reason For Shift In Gay Marriage Support | Emily Swanson | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

Last week, Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) announced he supports gay marriage after years of opposing it, saying he changed his mind after his son came out ...

Poll Shows Strong Shift In Support For Gay Marriage

AP | JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nation's views on gay marriage are more favorable in large part because of a shift in attitudes among those who know someone who is ...

Poll: Gay Marriage Support Hits New High

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics

A record high 58 percent of Americans believe gay marriage should be legal, according to a Washington Post/ABC News poll released Monday. The resul...

Emily Swanson

Americans Call DOMA 'A Bad Law' | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

A plurality of Americans said the Defense of Marriage Act, which bars the federal government from recognizing gay and lesbian marriages, is a bad law,...

Poll Finds More Americans Support Same-Sex Marriage

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 12.09.2012 | Gay Voices

The plurality of Americans said they support same-sex marriage, according to a new poll. The poll, released by POLITICO and George Washington Unive...

Mark Blumenthal

New Poll Shows Significant Shift In Support For Gay Marriage | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The likely inclusion of a plank supporting marriage equality in the Democratic Party platform reflects a significant shift in opinion am...

Big Obama Announcement Fails To Move Needle

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT and DENNIS JUNIUS | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's endorsement of gay marriage appears to have made Americans on both sides of the issue even more entrenched...

Good News For Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

In a dramatic shift, Maryland voters overwhelmingly would vote to uphold a law allowing same-sex marriage, according to a survey released Thursday by ...

Poll: Blacks Shifting Quickly On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Gene Demby | Posted 05.23.2012 | Black Voices

The expected backlash among blacks to President Obama’s endorsement of same-sex marriage has yet to materialize. And a new Washington Post-ABC surve...

Did Obama Endorse Gay Marriage for Political Reasons? Good.

Ari Melber | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics
Ari Melber

Conservatives are declaring that Obama's move has "backfired," while many Democrats keep straining to find a genuine conversion. This kind of debate misses the larger point.

Good News For LGBT Equality: Gay Marriage No Longer A Top Election Concern, Poll Finds

Posted 04.19.2012 | Gay Voices

Good news for same-sex couples aspiring to tie the knot: a new survey has found that gay marriage ranks low among the top concerns of voters ahead of ...

EXCLUSIVE: Gay Marriage Poll Touted By Mormon Church May Be Skewed

James Peron | Posted 12.14.2011 | Gay Voices
James Peron

Deseret News claims that two thirds of Americans oppose marriage equality. But I have a "confidential" copy of the poll report, and what demographic information is found indicates that this was not a representative sampling.