Rachel L. West, MSW, LMSW
The Political Social Worker
A new Gallup survey shows strong support for President Barack Obama among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender voters. The report suggest that the GLBT vote may help swing the popular vote in the presidents favor. On Top Magazine has a break down of the report:
The report found that 71 percent of LGBT Americans who are registered voters support Obama, while 22 percent prefer his GOP rival, Mitt Romney.
With the demographic, Obama leads 47 to 45 percent. But factor out the gay vote and Romney is favored 47 to 46 percent.