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Questions - National Security - August 17-18, 2015

Voters Think U.S. Needs to Spend More on Defense
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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted August 17-18, 2015

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* To ensure its safety, should the United States always spend at least three times as much on defense as any other nation?

 

3* 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