Sunday, June 10, 2007
Iraq, the issue that enabled the Democrats to regain control of Congress, remains among the most partisan of issues in the United States today. A solid plurality of Democrats, 47%, believes the troops should be brought home from Iraq immediately. At the same time, a solid plurality of Republicans, 41%, believes that the troops should stay until the mission is completed. Sixty-nine percent (69%) of Democrats favor either an immediate withdrawal of troops or a firm timetable for withdrawal. Only 27% of Republicans share those views. A separate survey found a similar gap on the overall War on Terror--70% of Republicans say the United States is winning. Only 22% of Democrats agree.Rasmussen subscribers can log in to read the rest of this article.
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