Pew poll shows drop in support for same-sex ‘marriage’: new trend or a blip?

Support for same-sex “marriage” is down by five points since 2010, according to a new Pew Research poll. The poll, published Monday, examined how the American people view a variety of issues related to religion and its impact on public policy and “public life.” One of the issues most closely examined was same-sex “marriage,” which Pew found dropped in support from 2010 to 49 percent, with 41 percent of the public opposed to changing the definition of marriage. Those numbers are approximately the same as public support in 2013, which Pew said averaged 50 percent in support and 43 percent […]