Nov 16, 2004 ... Americans who identify themselves as political conservatives are also more likely
to support the death penalty than are moderates or liberals.
ABC News / Washington Post, 6/14, Poll Finds Majority Support for Life in Prison
Over Death Penalty. NBC News, 5/14, Americans Weigh in on Lethal Injections.
Both polls reported that 56% of Americans support the death penalty. That is the
lowest level of support ever recorded by the CBS News poll, and near the lowest
Nov 16, 2004 ... Since 1936, Gallup has asked Americans whether they favor the death penalty
for those convicted of murder. The percentage of Americans in ...
Apr 16, 2015 ... A majority of Americans favor the death penalty for those convicted of murder, but
support is at a 40-year low.
Apr 17, 2015 ... A majority of Americans support the death penalty, even though that level of
support has been dropping fairly consistently for about two ...
The Republican and Democratic parties both officially support the death penalty.
The Republican 2012 platform states that courts should "have the option of ...
Feb 12, 2014 ... More than half of Americans favor the death penalty for persons convicted of
murder, down from 78% in 1996.
Pros and cons of the death penalty and capital punishment. ... Does Christianity
Support the Death Penalty? Does Hinduism Support the Death Penalty?
Mar 28, 2014 ... According to a 2013 Pew Research Center survey, 55% of U.S. adults say they
favor the death penalty for persons convicted of murder.