Voters Favor More Action Against ISIS, but How Will Muslims Feel?
Monday, September 29, 2014
Voters are on board with President Obama's decision to step up action against the radical Islamic group ISIS in the Middle East and think involvement by Muslim nations increase the mission’s chances of success. But voters are less confident how this latest offensive will impact relations between the United States and the Muslim world.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 65% of Likely Voters agree with the president’s decision to increase the use of U.S. military force in the Middle East. Nineteen percent (19%) disagree, while 16% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Likely U.S. Voters was conducted on September 25-26, 2014 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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