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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Referenda > 2012 Statewide Referendum: Definition of Marriage
OfficeReferendum
Type Referendum
Filing Deadline September 13, 2011 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 08, 2012 - 05:30am Central
Polls Close May 08, 2012 - 06:30pm Central
Term Start May 09, 2012 - 12:00pm
Term End December 31, 9999 - 11:55pm
Turnout 34.19% Registered 26.73% Total Population
ContributorHomegrown Democrat
Last ModifiedRBH May 09, 2012 04:35am
Data Sources[Link]
Description Article 14 of the North Carolina Constitution is amended by adding the following new section:

Sec.6. Marriage

Marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this State. This section does not prohibit a private party from entering into contracts with another private party; nor does this section prohibit courts from adjudicating the rights of private parties pursuant to such contracts.
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KEY RACE? 8.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
09/13/2011 05/08/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Yes 5 1 2 9
No 2 ------
Leaning Call: Yes (96.08%)
Weighted Call: Yes (91.73%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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09/01/2011 05/06/2012

CANDIDATES
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Name Yes No  
PartyYES NO  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes1,318,944 (61.30%) 832,867 (38.71%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -486,077 (-22.59%)  
Predict Avg.58.38% 41.62%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date 09/13/2011 09/13/2011  
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MATCHUP POLLS (11 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg54.59%-- 38.65%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/05/12-05/06/12
55.00% -- 39.00% 2.0
Survey USA 
04/26/12-04/30/12
57.00% 1.0 37.00% 1.0
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/27/12-04/29/12
55.00% 1.0 41.00% 1.0
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/20/12-04/22/12
54.00% -- 40.00% --
Survey USA 
03/16/12-03/20/12
58.00% -- 36.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/05/12-01/08/12
56.00% 3.0 34.00% 1.0
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
May 01, 2012 02:00pm Audio Pastor Behind NC Amendment 1 on Raising Children  Article RP 
Apr 24, 2012 12:40pm Endorsement Episcopal Bishops In NC Sign Joint Statement Against Amendment One  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 06, 2011 05:00pm Endorsement Raleigh City Council Passes Resolution Opposing Anti-LGBT Amendment, 6-2   Article Homegrown Democrat 
Oct 07, 2011 03:00pm Statement Perdue opposes anti-gay amendment because it's bad for business   Article Homegrown Democrat 
Oct 03, 2011 05:25am News GOPer Renee Ellmers Says North Carolina Gay Marriage Ban Too Aggressive  Article ScottĀ³ 
Sep 24, 2011 12:00am News Gay Marriage Ban On Ballot Omits Sentence From Bill  Article karin1492 

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