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Poll: 19% Consider Troop Surge a Success

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Just 19% of American voters believe that the U.S. troop surge in Iraq was a success. A Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that 43% of voters consider the surge a failure. Twenty-four percent (24%) say it’s too soon to tell while 15% are not sure. Twenty-six percent (26%) of men say the surge has been a success. Only 13% of women share that view. Forty-two percent (42%) of men say the surge failed and 44% of women agree.


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