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Questions - Military Spending I (Spend Too Much) - January 27, 2011

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National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters

Conducted on January 27, 2011

By Rasmussen Reports


1* Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about the right amount?

2* Is the following statement true or false? Most federal spending is spent on only three programs—Social Security, Medicare and national defense.

3* To ensure its safety, should the United States always spend at least three times as much on defense as any other nation?


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