Most Iowans Favor Medicinal Marijuana, Poll Says
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new poll shows most Iowans favor the use of marijuana as medicine but not for recreational purposes. A poll by the Des Moines Register shows 78 percent of Iowans support the use of marijuana for medical purposes. That’s up from 58 percent in 2013. Twenty percent oppose medical marijuana and 2 percent are unsure.