USA, Montana: New Poll Shows Plurality Supports Marriage Equality

Written by scott on November 4th, 2013

titleSome surprising news out of Montana this morning – although support has not yet reached 50%, a plurality of state’s citizens now support marriage equality.

8 News reports:

Same sex marriage remains a controversial issue across much of the nation and here in Montana, there’s a constitutional ban against it. But this time around, the survey of 410 Montanans produced a first when it comes to this issue. “That was the first poll in Montana that has shown greater support for same sex marriage then opposition,” says Matt McMullen, Professor of Psychology and Co-Director of the poll. When asked, “Would you support or oppose the legalization of same sex marriage in Montana?” the majority, 46.6%, support while 42.6% oppose the issue. The results showed 10.8% are undecided.

More signs of progress in a red state.

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