Popular support for marijuana legalization continues to climb. Now, the newest numbers are in. And once again, these stats reveal that more and more people are on board with legalization. In fact, the latest numbers show more support for legal cannabis than ever before.
New Poll About Marijuana Legalization
The numbers come from the newest Gallup poll on the question of legalization. The group has been surveying Americans on their attitudes toward cannabis for decades. And this year’s report revealed the highest-ever levels of support for legalization.
To be specific, the newest survey found that a full 66 percent of Americans now support the legalization of marijuana. Importantly, this is the third straight year in which support for legalization reached record levels.
For example, in 2016, 58 percent of survey respondents said they supported legal weed. At the time, that was the highest recorded level of support.
Then the following year, it hit another new high. That year 64 percent of Americans were in favor of legalization. When these numbers came out they were the new record.
But once again, that record was broken. Now, a full two-thirds of all American adults say they are in favor of making cannabis