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Questions - Enhanced Interrogation Techniques - May 13-14, 2011

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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted May 13-14, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports



1* How closely have you followed news reports about how the United States found Osama bin Laden?




2* The United States used Enhanced Interrogation Techniques including waterboarding to gain information from terror suspects at the Guantanamo Bay prison facility. How likely is it that waterboarding and other enhanced interrogation techniques helped secure valuable intelligence information?




3* Would it have been possible to find Osama bin Laden without information gained from waterboarding and other enhanced interrogation techniques?




4* Going forward, should waterboarding and other enhanced interrogation techniques be used to gain information from suspected terrorists?




5* Are prisoner interrogation techniques used by the United States more aggressive, less aggressive or about as aggressive as those used by other countries?




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