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Marijuana Legalization More Popular than Key Conservative Leaders

By Matthew Yglesias on February 22, 2009 at 11:44 am

"Marijuana Legalization More Popular than Key Conservative Leaders"

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Inspired by this Chris Bowers post, here’s a chart I made comparing public support for legalizing marijuana to the approval ratings for Rush Limbaugh and various Republican Party leaders that I found on PollingReport:

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Needless to say, support for marijuana legalization is pretty much a “fringe” view in national politics. And it certainly doesn’t have majority support. And yet put it in perspective and this is what you get.

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