Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted June 2-3, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about a U.S. prisoner of war in Afghanistan?
2* The U.S. government agreed to release five Taliban leaders from the Guantanamo terrorist prison camp in exchange for the one U.S. military prisoner of war being held by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Do you agree or disagree with the decision to make this prisoner swap?
3*Generally speaking, do you favor or oppose hostage negotiations with terrorist groups like the Taliban?
4* Do you favor or oppose U.S. negotiations with the Taliban to help bring the war in Afghanistan to an end?
5* Is the Taliban stronger today than before the 9/11 attacks, weaker today than before the 9/11 attacks or is its strength about the same?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence