How the political fight on gay marriage is over — in 2 charts

The Supreme Court’s announcement Friday that it will consider two major same-sex marriage cases in its next session ensures that the issue will be front and center in the first six months of 2013.

Regardless of how the Court rules on these two cases, however, public opinion on gay marriage — and the politics surrounding the issue — are headed in a very clear direction. [cont.]

Chris Cillizza, Washington Post

Recent polls: Same-sex marriage