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Poll: 56 Percent Support Drone Strikes

Shieldwolf Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 11:31 AM
I think the numbers would be a lot different if the American people knew who the DHS and State Department consider to be "Extremists".
Magna Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 11:54 AM
And who had the Authority to say -FIRE !
george washington Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 11:50 AM
Domestic use of drones for surveillance is another matter.

Tricky, if you stop to think about it. Different from squad cars, helicopters, security cameras?

The leaked DOJ memo outlining the Obama administration’s legal justification for assassinating American born citizens on foreign soil has divided lawmakers in Washington, and the public at large. But the use of the drone strikes generally is actually quite popular, at least according to a new survey conducted by the Pew Research Center (via The Washington Times):

"While U.S. drone strikes have faced new scrutiny in recent weeks, a majority of the public continues to support the program. Overall, 56 percent approve of the U.S. conducting missile strikes from pilotless aircraft to target extremists in countries such as...