April 30, 2014

Is Attacking Obama's Foreign Policy a Winning Strategy?

A. Kohut, Politico

The Associated Press

The same public that criticizes Obama’s lack of assertiveness is now saying in record numbers that the United States should mind its own business and let other countries get along as best they can. A 52 percent majority of Americans subscribes to that view, up from 30 percent in 2004. And the same Republicans who fault Obama for global disengagement increasingly come to the view that the United States should focus on domestic policy (71 percent) rather than foreign affairs (14 percent).

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TAGGED: Barack Obama, U.S. Foreign Policy, Polls, Ukraine, Russia, United States

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