Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Poll: Most Americans support escalating fight against ISIS

A clear majority of Americans support escalating their country's fight against ISIS - but simultaneously oppose the notion of sending ground troops to the Middle East to take on the jihadists.

A Reuters/Ipsos poll released Monday found that 63% of Americans feared an attack like the one carried out by Islamist terrorists in Paris last Friday could occur near them. Reuters noted that that particular statistic hinted how significant a role national security concerns would play for voters during next year's presidential elections. (READ MORE)