American Support U.S. Strike on Syria

Americans Support U.S. Strike on Syria

Data Collection Conducted on Behalf of CBS News by SSRS

Fifty-seven percent of Americans approve of the airstrike against Syrian military targets – calling immoral the Syrian regime’s use of chemical weapons that led to the strike – but most are leery of any military involvement beyond airstrikes, a CBS News poll shows.

President Trump’s overall approval rating edged up, though most respondents voice unease about his approach to Syria going forward, and say Congress must authorize further actions there.

Press Surrounding the Story

THE HILL: Majority backs Syria strikes

POLITICO: Majority support missile strikes against Syria