National Survey of
Conducted December 30, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about Iraq?
2* Have you or anyone in your immediate family served in the war in Iraq?
3* Should a national parade be held to honor the final U.S. troops returning home from Iraq, or should that parade wait until all U.S. troops are withdrawn from Afghanistan, too?
4* Is military service good for young people?
5* Is military service more stressful than most other professions?
6* Do you know anyone who has joined the military because of the bad job market?
7* Should veterans receive preferential treatment when applying for a job?
8* Should the federal government do more to ensure that military veterans are given preferential treatment when applying for a job?
9* How would you rate the level of government benefits for military veterans – excellent, good, fair or poor?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence