Elon University Poll: NC Residents Against Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A new poll conducted by Elon University in North Carolina shows that a majority of the residents there, 56 percent, are against a proposal to write a ban on same-sex marriage into the state’s constitution. Further, a bigger majority of 62 percent are in support of either full marriage rights or civil unions for gay couples.

39 percent support the ban on gay marriage and 34 percent are against any recognition of legal recognition for gay couples.