National Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted December 17-18, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about a mass shooting at a school in Pakistan?
33% Very closely
39% Somewhat closely
19% Not very closely
8% Not at all
2% Not sure
2* Generally speaking, is Pakistan an ally of the United States, an enemy of the United States or somewhere in between?
66% Somewhere in between
7% Not sure
3* Should the United States help Pakistan find the perpetrators of the school massacre and bring them to justice?
27% Not sure
4* Do you favor or oppose U.S. negotiations with the Taliban to help bring the war in Afghanistan to an end?
23% Not sure
5* Do you believe the Taliban represents true Islamic beliefs?
16% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence