In the wake of the recent U.S. Supreme Court’s decision, a recent Civitas Poll of North Carolina voters shows that two-thirds of them still support the traditional view of marriage.
Sixty-four percent of voters supported the clause in the North Carolina Constitution that defines marriage as being between one man and one woman. Sixty-three percent of respondents said they think officials who object to same-sex marriage on religious grounds should not be compelled to perform same-sex marriages.
31 percent said they did not support the State Constitution that defines marriage as between one man and one woman. Five percent said they didn’t know.
The poll surveyed 600 registered North Carolina voters The survey has a margin of error of 4 percent.
The Civitas Institute – “North Carolina’s Conservative Voice” – is based in Raleigh. The mission of the Civitas Institute is to facilitate the implementation of conservative policy solutions to improve the lives of all North Carolinians.