Connecticut residents strongly support legalizing cannabis and expunging criminal records for low-level offenses, according to a June 2019 Hartford Courant/Sacred Heart University poll

A 2017 poll conducted by the Sacred Heart University and GreatBlue Research found that 71% of Connecticut voters support legalizing cannabis for adults and taxing it to help address the state’s budget crisis. 

Nationwide, an October 2019 Gallup poll found 66% of Americans support making marijuana use legal for adults. 

2015 Quinnipiac University Poll (PDF)