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(Do you favor, or oppose, or neither favor nor oppose each of the following?...Strongly favor, somewhat favor, neither favor nor oppose, somewhat oppose, strongly oppose)...Increasing defense and military spending (Source: MTV/AP-NORC Youth Political Pulse Survey, Feb, 2018)


16%
Strongly favor

20%
Somewhat favor

36%
Neither favor nor oppose

16%
Somewhat oppose

11%
Strongly oppose

1%
Refused

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Survey by Associated Press/MTV. Methodology: Conducted by AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, February 22 - March 9, 2018 and based on 1,027 online (internet), telephone interviews. Sample: National adult age 15-34. Interviews were conducted both online using a self-administered design and by telephone using live interviewers. All interviews were conducted among participants in AmeriSpeak, a probability-based panel designed to be representative of the national US adult population run by NORC at the University of Chicago. Panel participants without Internet access were interviewed via telephone by professional interviewers under the direction of NORC. NORC's AmeriSpeak Panel provides a representative panel of civilian, non-institutional adults (age 18 and over) living in the United States. [31103026.00048] (View Citation)

Topics: DEFENSE SPENDING





(In order to reduce the federal budget deficit, Congress may decide to reduce federal spending in certain areas. For each area I name, please tell me if you would support major spending reductions, minor spending reductions or no reductions at all as a way to reduce the federal deficit.) To reduce the deficit would you support major reductions, minor reductions, or no reductions to spending on...defense? (Source: Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, May, 2011)


24%
Major reductions

33%
Minor reductions

40%
No reductions

4%
Don't know/Refused

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Survey by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Methodology: Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International, May 12 - May 17, 2011 and based on 1,203 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. 801 respondents were interviewed on a landline telephone, and 402 were interviewed on a cell phone, including 197 who had no landline telephone. [USPSRA.11HTPMAY.R07D] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS SPENDING DEFENSE

Dataset: USPSRA2011-HNI098

Variable: Q7D





(Here are some suggestions that have been made (if there is some disarmament and therefore less spending on arms and defense). Please tell me which use of the money appears best to you, which is second best, third, etc.)... Should be used to build schools, highways, and the like. (Source: Minor American Election Study 1960, Oct, 1960)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than .5 percent
27%
Ranked as first choice

34%
Ranked as second choice

24%
Ranked as third choice

12%
Ranked as fourth choice

3%
Ranked as fifth choice

*
Tied for first and second choice or second and third choice

*
Tied for third and fourth choice or fourth and fifth choice

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Methodology: Conducted by Survey Research Center, University of Michigan, October 24 - November 29, 1960 and based on 1,390 personal interviews. Sample: National adult heads of families, wives of heads. The survey includes 786 respondents interviewed before the presidential election (57%) and 604 respondents interviewed after the election (43%). [USCPS.60ELEC.Q57D] (View Citation)

Topics: SPENDING DEFENSE TAXING EDUCATION TRANSPORTATION







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