Polls: Marijuana legalization gaining steam nationally and in MA
Two new polls show cannabis gaining major ground with U.S. voters, with one finding that 60% of Americans want marijuana legalized and another discovering 55% support in Massachusetts for a ballot measure that would legalize recreational cannabis.
The national poll, by Gallup, represents the broadest support for cannabis legalization in the United States since Gallup began asking voters about it in 1969. That year, support registered at 12%, the Washington Post reported.
It’s also an increase from a poll released a week ago, by the Pew Research Center, which found that 57% of American adults