In it, but not of it. TPM DC

Poll: Almost Six In Ten Say U.S. Has No Clear Goal In Libya


The poll also found that a bare 50% majority now think the U.S. did the right thing by intervening in Libya, while 37% think it was wrong to intervene.

But moving forward, Americans are strongly opposed to the U.S. arming Libyan rebels, a proposal the White House was rumored to be considering. Fully two-thirds (66%) of Americans oppose sending arms or supplies to rebel forces, versus 25% who support that plan.

The Pew poll was conducted March 30 through April 3 among 1,507 adults nationwide. It has a margin of error of 3.5%.