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03/05/2014

ABC News/WaPo poll: 58% of Americans are tired of lies, fear rhetoric, discrimination

by Jeremy Hooper

The latest numbers are in from the right side of history. The writing on the wall now reads:

Support for gay marriage reached a new high in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll, marking a dramatic change in public attitudes on the subject across the past decade. Fifty-eight percent of Americans now say it should be legal for gay and lesbian couples to wed.
FULL: Poll Tracks Dramatic Rise In Support for Gay Marriage [ABC News]

As you might have guessed, the highest support is in the 18–29 crowd (81%) while the lowest is in the 65+ (a still-not-terrible-and-steadily-climbing 44%), which explains why the National Organization For Marriage just announced its first annual "March to Raise the National Voting Age to 73."

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