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Questions - National Security and the Media - February 20-21, 2017

Voters Are Less Critical of Media for Publishing Secrets
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National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters

Conducted February 20-21, 2017
By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* When media outlets release classified information, are they providing a public service or hurting national security?

 

2* Do most media outlets publish classified information because they believe in the public’s right to know these things, or is it more likely that they are doing it for political reasons?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.