Support for marriage equality in the United States is on the rise, according to the latest survey by Pew Research Center. The survey found that 47 percent of respondents favored marriage rights for gay and lesbian couples, while 43 percent said they opposed. These numbers have drastically changed compared to previous surveys in 2004 and 2008 on the subject. For example, in 2004, only 31 percent of respondents said they supported marriage rights for gay couples.
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