Resources Related to Election 2004

Findings from Polling on Ballot Measures Regarding Same-Sex Couples

This study shows that strong public education and personal conversations are necessary to change minds about marriage, and that campaigns are ineffective at convincing people to support marriage.

The Democratic Party, “Moral Values” and Gay Rights: The Marriage of Politics and Principle

Refuting the myth of the 2004 elections that mobilizing anti-marriage voters won Pres. Bush re-election.

The Money Behind the 2004 Anti-gay Marriage Amendments

Analysis of contributions to anti-gay amendment battles

The Money Behind the 2004 Anti-gay Marriage Amendments

Tracking the money in the 2004 national elections.

The Backlash Myth

Debunking the myth of the marriage backlash in the 2004 elections

Midwest incumbents report: Impact of voting against anti-gay marriage amendments on 2004 re-election

Analysis of state legislative election results from 2004

Voters and Values in the 2004 Elections

Analysis of values driving voters in the 2004 elections

Marriage equaltiy, civil unions and the 2004 presidential election

Analysis of marriage equality on the 2004 Presidential election.

BACKGROUND: Marriage, exit polls and election 2004

Analysis of public attitudes on the freedom to marry in the election of 2004

BACKGROUND: Marriage, exit polls and election 2004

Recap of voting patterns in the 2004 national elections.