• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Eyewitness News Poll: Prop 8

November 7, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Our exclusive Eyewitness News Poll reveals how folks in L.A. feel about Prop 8.Our recent survey shows that while L.A. residents are evenly split on their support or opposition to Prop 8, the majority believes same-sex couples already married should remain legally married.

Full results:

Did you vote for Proposition 8? Did you vote against Proposition 8? Or did you not vote?
  • 43 percent -- For
  • 44 percent -- Against
  • 8 percent -- Did Not Vote
  • 4 percent -- Not Sure
Asked of 500 adults; Margin of Sampling Error for this question is plus or minus 4.5 percent


What should happen to gay couples who were legally married in California before the law changed? Should their marriage remain legal? Should their marriage be immediately annulled? Or, do you not know enough to say?
  • 58 percent -- Remain Legal
  • 32 percent -- Immediately Annulled
  • 9 percent -- Did Not Know Enough
  • 1 percent -- Not Sure
Asked of 500 adults; Margin of Sampling Error for this question is plus or minus 4.4 percent


Will the recent rallies held by "No on Prop 8" protesters ultimately help their cause? Hurt their cause? Or will it not make a difference one way or the other?
  • 30 percent -- Help
  • 29 percent -- Hurt
  • 34 percent -- No Difference
  • 7 percent -- Not Sure
Asked of 500 adults; Margin of Sampling Error for this question is plus or minus 4.5 percent



Load Comments