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Pew: Support for same-sex marriage at record high, but key segments remain opposed

Monday, June 8, 2015
Edgard Perez, left, 40, and his spouse Charles Windham, right, 53, pose for a photo after they were married at the marriage license bureau, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 in Miami.
As the Supreme Court prepares to decide a key case involving the constitutionality of states’ same-sex marriage bans, public support for marriage equality continues its rapid rise: A 57 percent majority of Americans now favor allowing same-sex marriage, and 39 ...

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Poll suggests Americans’ support for marriage equality may be leveling off

Monday, September 22, 2014
Gay marriage supporters rally outside a federal courthouse in Concinatti on Wednesday, Aug. 6, where judges were hearing the appeals of six same-sex marriage cases from four states.
A new survey from the Pew Research Center indicates Americans' support for marriage equality could be leveling off. The study’s authors caution it’s too soon to draw any definitive conclusion. But the new poll released Monday found a 5 percentage ...

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Pew: 61 percent of young Republicans favor legalizing same-sex marriage

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
A strong majority of Republicans under age 30 support legalizing same-sex marriage, according to results of a Pew Research study released Monday. ...

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Cheney family divide mirrors GOP split on same-sex marriage

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
The dispute roiling one of the most prominent families in the Republican Party highlights a central factor in the growing acceptance of legal same-sex marriage: knowing someone who's gay. ...

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About 23 percent of LGBT men getting Father’s Day greetings today

Sunday, June 16, 2013
Family photoMichigan gay parents Kent (left) and Diego Love-Ramirez with son Lucas, 2, attended the White House Father's Day celebration on Friday.
About a quarter of LGBT men may be getting Happy Fathers’ Day wishes today. ...

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Survey: Despite greater acceptance, LGBT Americans less happy than other U.S. adults

Thursday, June 13, 2013
Joshua Trujillo, as they acknowledge greater acceptance by society, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans are, on average, less happy than other U.S. adults, and many report instances of rejection and harassment, according to a sweeping new survey released Thursday.
NEW YORK — Even as they acknowledge greater acceptance by society, LGBT Americans are, on average, less happy than other U.S. adults, and many report instances of rejection and harassment, according to a sweeping new survey. ...

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Survey: Nearly three-quarters of Americans believe marriage equality is ‘inevitable’

Thursday, June 6, 2013
As support for gay marriage continues to increase, nearly three-quarters of Americans – 72 percent – say that legal recognition of same-sex marriage is “inevitable,” according to a new national survey released Thursday by the Pew Research Center. ...

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Poll: Two-thirds of Democrats now support marriage equality

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Reports that the Democratic Party may add support for marriage equality to its party platform are in keeping with a significant shift of opinion on the issue among Democrats nationwide, as support for same-sex marriage among Democrats continues to increase. ...

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