Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted August 13-14, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about the right amount?
2* Does the United States spend more on the military and national security than any other nation in the world?
3* To ensure its safety, should the United States always spend at least three times as much on defense as any other nation?
4* Should the United States remove its troops from Western Europe and let the Europeans defend themselves?
5* Generally speaking, do America’s overseas alliances make this country stronger or put it more at risk? Or do they have no impact?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence