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(As you may know, Republicans in Congress recently released a new tax plan which includes tax cuts for some individuals and corporations. I'm going to read you a list of government programs and for each one, please tell me if you support reducing federal funding for this program in order to pay for these tax cuts.)...Defense and military spending (Source: Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, Nov, 2017)


36%
Yes

62%
No

2%
Don't know/Refused

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Survey by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Methodology: Conducted by Social Science Research Solutions, November 8 - November 13, 2017 and based on 1,201 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult with an oversample of those who have experience with serious illness. 415 respondents were interviewed on a landline telephone, and 786 were interviewed on a cell phone, including 482 who had no landline telephone. [USSSRS.111517K.R06E] (View Citation)

Topics: PARTIES CONGRESS TAXING BUSINESS SPENDING DEFENSE





(We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money, or about the right amount.) Are we spending too much, too little, or about the right amount on...the military, armaments and defense? (Source: General Social Survey 2016, Apr, 2016)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of half sample. * = less than .5%.
37%
Too little

34%
About right

27%
Too much

2%
Don't know

*
No answer

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Methodology: Conducted by National Opinion Research Center, University of Chicago, April 5 - November 9, 2016 and based on 2,867 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Part of a continuing series of social indicators conducted since 1972. [USNORC.GSS16A.Q0077I] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS SPENDING DEFENSE

Dataset: USNORCGSS1972-2016





Should the United States enlarge the air force? (Source: Gallup Poll, Nov, 1938)


90%
Yes

10%
No

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Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, November 24 - November 29, 1938 and based on 1,500 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. Sample size is approximate. [USGALLUP.122838.R06C] (View Citation)

Topics: DEFENSE SPENDING

Dataset: USAIPO1938-0139







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