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71% Have Favorable Opinion of U.S. Military

This Veterans Day, 71% of adults have a favorable opinion of the U.S. military. A Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that just 11% hold an unfavorable view while 18% who are not sure. Those with a favorable opinion of the military include 76% of men and 67% of women. From a generational perspective, 65% of those under 40 have a positive opinion of the military along with 76% of those over 40. On a partisan basis, 81% of Republicans offer a favorable opinion along with 60% of Democrats and 70% of unaffiliateds.

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