Americans Want US to Withdraw from Afghanistan… And Expect Washington to Ignore Them

By: Wednesday March 16, 2011 7:20 pm

Overwhelmingly, the American people think the war in Afghanistan is not worth fighting, and 73 percent of the country wants us to withdraw substantial numbers of troops soon. Yet a majority of Americans, 53 percent, doubt President Obama and Congress will listen to the electorate about the war.

 

November Likely Voters Favor GOP by Unprecedented 13 Points

By: Tuesday September 7, 2010 11:55 am

The latest ABC News/Washington Post poll (PDF) is really, really bad news for Democrats less than two months out from the election. While Democrats trail Republicans by only two percentage points among registered voters, 45-47, they are losing by 13 points among likely voters.

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