TIME/CNN Poll: AMERICAN OPINION ON THE WAR

AMERICAN OPINION ON THE WAR

Was the U.S. government too optimistic in what it told the public would probably happen in the war with Iraq?

55% Yes, too optimistic 38% No, not too optimistic

How much longer do you think the war against Iraq will last?

2% Less than two weeks 13% Two to four weeks 32% One to three months 46% Four months to more than a year

Would you support the war if it resulted in the deaths of as many as 500 U.S. troops?

59% Yes 33% No 8% Not sure

As many as 1,000?

47% Yes 41% No 12% Not sure

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