Poll: Republicans Trust Rick Santorum Most, Ron Paul Least, on Marriage


The results of a new Washington Post-ABC News national poll of 1,003 adults (March 7-10). They asked this question of adults who self-identified as leaning Republican:

"Regardless of who you may support, which of the Republican candidates do you trust most to handle Social issues, such as abortion and gay marriage?"

Rick Santorum: 31%
Mitt Romney: 22%
Newt Gingrich: 15%
Ron Paul: 13%

Rick Santorum won two primary contests in Mississippi and Alabama last night. Ron Paul placed last in both states.