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Today’s Obama Poll || Libya

A new poll by USA Today and Gallup finds the country split on President Obama’s handling of the Libya crisis, with 44 percent saying he doing a good job and 44 percent saying he’s not.

The views may have as much to do with whether you like Obama or not, as most Republicans give him a thumbs down and most Democrats approve.

The country is also split on whether the goal of the operation should be limited to a no fly zone or if it should include offing Qaddafi, except both Republicans and Democrats favor adding Qaddafi’s removal to the mix while independents do not.

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12 Responses to Today’s Obama Poll || Libya

  1. If this poll reflected how they were going to cast a vote for President tomorrow, MrO would lose.
    If a President starts a war and the majority of the voters are against it, he has lost credibility.

  2. I believe the action is correct, just more than 3 weeks late. Too indecisive. Too worried about his being liked and his “campaign mode”.

  3. Wait until Quadaffi brings down an airliner in the Pacific or bombs a rural shopping mall … then “Obama’s War” will begin to take shape. Will be in Libya for the next 10 years ….

  4. Notable is the Democrat support for this undeclared war (at 61% in this survey) which will drop like a rock with the first American fatality, hostage taking, or military strategic failure. Then … the current 44% – 44% tie will become a 60/40 opposed which is more in line with reality and Obama will be tagged with a huge failure, as he ought to in this ill-advised war.