Poll Results: Conservative Bloggers Overwhelmingly Oppose Bombing Syria


Right Wing News emailed right-of-center bloggers and asked them to answer two questions about potential military action in Syria. The following 46 bloggers responded.

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101 Dead Armadillos, Alexa Shrugged, All American Blogger, Backyard Conservative, BizzyBlog, Bluey Blog, Cara Ellison, Cassy Fiano, Conservative Compendium, Dodgeblogium, Exurban League, Fausta’s Blog, Fraters Libertas, Freeman Hunt, FrontPageMag, Hoosier Access, IMAO, JHPolitics, Joe for America, John Hawkins, Laughing Conservative, Lee Doren, Legal Insurrection, Life News, Midnight Blue, Moonbattery, Musing Minds, My Aisling, Naked DC, Nice Deb, Pursuing Holiness, QandO, SondraK, The Conservative Treehouse, The Hedgehog Report, The Jawa Report, The Looking Spoon, The Right Mixx, The TrogloPundit, Vox Popoli, Weapons of Mass Discussion, Wintery knight, Wyblog, YidwithLid, fullkenneth

Here are the results.

#1) Do you think Congress should give Obama authorization for ANY sort of military operation in Syria?

No: 84.8% (39 votes)
Yes: 15.2% (7 votes)

#2) If it were proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that Assad used chemical weapons in Syria, would you support bombing Syria?

No: 76.1% (35 votes)
Yes: 23.9% (11 votes)

Bonus: I also polled a number of Tea Party Leaders across the country. Because of a technical problem, the number of responses was lower than I’d like. Still, I want to show you how the numbers broke down for them.

#1) Do you think Congress should give Obama authorization for ANY sort of military operation in Syria?

No: 100% (21 votes)
Yes:

#2) If it were proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that Assad used chemical weapons in Syria, would you support bombing Syria?

No: 90.5% (19 votes)
Yes: 9.5% (2 votes)

Over the next few days, we here at Right Wing News want you to vote on these same questions and we’ll reveal the results on Monday. You can vote here. Once again, if you want to vote on these questions, you can do it here.

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