Analyzing the “No on Prop 8″ Campaign

Posted on June 19th, 2009 — in Ballot Measures :: Elections and Voting :: Religion

After California voters approved Proposition 8 in November 2008, restricting marriage to opposite-sex couples, a group of secular and religious leaders gathered in Pasadena to analyze the ways in which conservative religious communities contributed to the measure’s success. Their report examines how gay and lesbian religious organizing efforts have fallen short, and outlines strategies to guide future advocacy efforts.

Major New Survey on Californians’ (and Americans’) Religious Beliefs Released

Posted on June 24th, 2008 — in Polls and Surveys :: Religion

A new survey from the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life is out, and it contains some fascinating polling about Californians and their positions on religious questions and on the place of religion in private and public life. Some of the results:

The main survey results page (along with resources and maps) is here. Polling questions and data are here.