A new Quinnipiac University poll has found that a strong majority of voters in Virginia support the legalization of cannabis for medical purposes.
According to the poll, 84% of Virginia voters back the legalization of medical cannabis, with just 13% opposed.
Support for medical cannabis was strong among all political parties and age groups, with 75% of Republicans and 81% of those 65 and older favoring the move towards legalization. Support among Democrats was the highest, with 92% supporting medical cannabis legalization to just 6% opposed.
Although support for legalizing recreational cannabis was considerably lower, 46% responded to being in favor of such a move, compared with 48% in opposition.
The poll can be viewed by clicking here.