Underscoring an argument marriage activists have used for years, a new poll by the Des Moines Register shows 92% of Iowans surveyed said same-gender marriage has not impacted their lives since Iowa’s Supreme Court legalized it earlier this year. But while 41% of Iowans said they would vote to ban same-gender marriage if a vote was held today, a surprising number of respondents were outright apathetic –40% said they would vote to continue same-gender marriage, but 17% said they wouldn’t vote at all; in response to another question, 30% said they “don’t care much” about the debate.

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