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Activists hoping to overturn California’s gay marriage ruling have raised about $18 million, about four million more than their opponents. According to recent Field Poll, however, the “Yes on 8” crowd is about 20 percentage points behind pro-gay voters: “…38 percent of likely voters backed the initiative, while 55 percent opposed it. Polls released shortly after the California Supreme Court ruled in May that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry found that voters were nearly equally divided on the issue at that point, polls showed.”. [Washington Post]