The Week in Polls: In the Shadow of the Iraq War

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Change of Perspective

In the latest Pew poll regarding same-sex marriage, 49 percent of Americans said they support gay marriage, up from 33 percent in 2003. Forty-four percent say they opposed it, down from 58 percent in 2003. Additionally, 14 percent of all Americans said a gay family member or friend influenced their perspective. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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