A good start on that GOP makeover? Evolve on gay marriage.

Even as a fresh round of soul searching has broken out among Republicans about how to repair the GOP’s problems, a new Washington Post poll finds that public support for gay marriage — a key area where GOP Congressional officials continue to refuse to evolve — is at an all time high.

More tellingly, support for gay marriage is even higher among key voter groups identified in today’s big Republican National Committee report as constituencies the GOP needs to do a better job winning over — higher than among the public overall. [cont.]

Greg Sargent, Washington Post

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