Friday, April 27, 2018
As the deadline approaches for President Donald Trump to decide whether the United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, a majority of voters continues to believe it has done little to cease the development of nuclear weapons in Iran. But that figure has been trending downward since details of the Obama administration's plan began to emerge.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 52% of Likely U.S. Voters think Iran is unlikely to slow or stop its development of nuclear weapons as a result of the agreement. That includes 22% who say it’s Not At All Likely. Thirty-nine percent (39%) believe Iran is likely to honor the deal, but that includes only 12% who consider it Very Likely. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
The survey of 1,000 Likely U.S. Voters was conducted on April 24-25, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.Rasmussen subscribers can log in to read the rest of this article.
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