Thursday April 17th, 2014             A project managed by the Program on International Policy Attitudes

Comprehensive analyses of
US public opinion
developed in partnership with
the International Institutions
and Global Governance
program at the
Council on Foreign Relations


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Public Opinion from the United States and Canada



Framing of Syria issue key to public support





Most Americans Believe Majorities in Egypt, Libya, Did Not Support Attacks





Most Americans See Afghan War as Not Reducing Threat of Terrorism





Americans, Britons and the French Support Multilateral Action on Syria But Don't Want to Send Troops





Majorities in Both Red and Blue Districts Favor Deep Cuts in Defense Spending





Polls Show Support for Tougher Sanctions against Iran, But not for Military Force





Majority of Americans Willing to Make Defense Cuts





American Public Favors Safe Havens in Syria





American Public Opposes Israel Striking Iran





Public Consultation Finds Bipartisan Support for Extending Bush-Era Tax Cuts, But Only for Income Under $250k





Review of Polling Finds International and American Support for World Order Based on International Law, Stronger UN





Public Consultation Finds Strong Bipartisan Support for Extending Employees' Payroll Tax Cut





Polls Find Strong International Consensus on Human Rights





Most Religious Believers Favor International Efforts To Curb Climate Change, Nuclear Risks, Poverty





Publics Around the World Call for Greater Efforts to Address Climate Change





Digest of Polls Shows Modest American Support For New Free Trade Agreements in Pacific





Six in Ten Americans Say U.S. Weakened Its Economy by Overspending in Response to 9/11





Meet John Q. Public, deficit-cutter





Does the Majority Want to Tyrannize the Minority?





American Public Sees Democratization of Middle East as Positive for US