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Thinking of the member of your immediate family who is in the service now or is a veteran...And if you have more than one family member, please think of the one who signed up most recently. When did your family member sign up with the service? Was it before the Gulf war which began in 1991, or was it during the conflict, or was it after that? (If Before 1991 Gulf War, ask:) Was it before or during World War two, or during the Korean conflict, or during the Vietnam war, or was it some other time? (If After 1991 Gulf War, ask:) Was it before the events of September 11, 2001 or after that? (Source: Los Angeles Times/Bloomberg Poll, Nov, 2007)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of those who have family who are in active service in the US military/reserves/a veteran (33%).
12%
Before or during WWII

12%
Korea

19%
Vietnam

18%
Other time before 1991 Gulf War

5%
During 1991 Gulf War

9%
Between 1991 and 2001/Before 9/11

21%
After 9/11

4%
Not sure

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Survey by Bloomberg. Methodology: Conducted by Los Angeles Times, November 30 - December 3, 2007 and based on 1,467 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USLAT.07NOV30.R59] (View Citation)

Topics: VETERANS FAMILY DEFENSE PARTICIPATION

Dataset: USLAT2007-548





On October 1st, 1981, the cutbacks in certain government programs to reduce the budget went into effect. Were you or any member of your immediate family personally affected by the cutbacks in: Benefits to Vietnam Veterans (Source: Time/Yankelovich, Skelly & White Poll, Dec, 1981)


9%
Yes

90%
No

1%
Not sure (Volunteered)

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Survey by Time. Methodology: Conducted by Yankelovich, Skelly & White, December 2 - December 4, 1981 and based on 1,007 telephone interviews. Sample: Registered voters. [USYANK.818609.Q09DD] (View Citation)

Topics: WELFARE SPENDING

Dataset: USYANK1981-8609





(I'm going to read you some specific services that might be provided to these (Vietnam) veterans by the federal government.) Do you favor or oppose the federal government providing...assistance for veterans to be buried in national cemeteries...for veterans of the Vietnam Era? (Source: Attitudes Toward Vietnam Era Veterans Survey, Nov, 1979)


82%
Favor

9%
Oppose

7%
Not sure

1%
No answer/Refused

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Survey by The Veterans Administration. Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris and Associates, November 17 - December 19, 1979 and based on 2,563 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. The study also included separate samples of Vietnam Veterans, Vietnam Era Veterans, educators, and employers. Results are available from the Roper Center. [USHARRIS.79VETS.R17A10] (View Citation)

Topics: VETERANS WAR ASIA GOVERNMENT DEATH







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