US Military Occupations Now Supported By Far More Democrats Than Republicans


by Zero Hedge

Zero Hedge— Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Medium.com, A new Politico/Morning Consult poll has found that there is much more support for ongoing military occupations among Democrats surveyed than Republicans. To the question “As you may know, President Trump ordered an immediate withdrawal of more than 2,000 U.S. troops from Syria. Based on what you know, do you support or oppose President Trump’s decision?”, 29 percent of Democrats responded either “Somewhat support” or “Strongly support”, while 50...

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