A Fox News poll released Wednesday finds 55 percent believe it is at least somewhat important to find someone who has the same ideology. Furthermore, 28 percent feel it is “very” important to do so, up from 21 percent who felt that way last year. …

More women (59 percent) than men (50 percent) say it’s important their Valentine be on the same team — be it red or blue.

Republicans (62 percent) are a bit more likely than Democrats (58 percent) to prioritize politics when choosing a partner. Not surprisingly, both groups of partisans are much more likely than independents (41 percent) to feel that way.