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America Is Losing the War on Drugs

An overwhelming majority of adults still believe the United States is losing the war on drugs, but they are more divided over whether money is the answer.

Just three percent (3%) of American Adults believe the United States is winning the war on drugs, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Eighty-four percent (84%) disagree. Thirteen percent (13%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The national survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on August 3-4, 2014 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The national survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on August 3-4, 2014 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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