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Most young Democratic voters say they've used marijuana, compared to only 30 percent of young Republican voters, according to a Fusion poll released today.  Here's how marijuana use breaks down by party affiliation among young voters:

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Incidentally, around the same percentage of young Republican voters support the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational purposes, compared to most young Democratic and Independent voters.

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Despite the political split on the issue, a plurality of young voters think the government's highest priority in dealing with drugs should be to "legalize drugs for medical use."

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And nearly half of all likely voters polled think marijuana should be legalized for both medical and recreational use.

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For our complete coverage of the Fusion Millennial Attitudes Poll, click here.

To see the raw poll data provided by our polling firm, Bendixen & Amandi International, click here.

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