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Do most Americans favor an investigation into the Bush administration’s use of harsh interrogation techniques? Do they believe they were justified? What percentage of Americans say that same-sex couples should be allowed to legally mar

51% of Americans favor an investigation into the Bush administration’s use of harsh interrogation techniques on terrorism suspects, while 42% are opposed. But 55% believe that in retrospect, the use of the harsh tactics was justified, while 36% say it was not.
Gallup

42% of Americans now say same-sex couples should be allowed to legally marry, up nine points from just a month ago.
The New York Times/CBS News

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