Chris Bowers has compiled some facts to …
• Only 35% of Americans approve of President Obama’s handling of Afghanistan.
• President Obama’s current approval rating among ideological groups, compared to his 2008 voting percentages among each group:
Liberals: 77% approve, 89% voted for Obama in 2008
Moderates: 59% approve, 60% voted for Obama in 2008
Conservatives: 27% approve, 20% voted for Obama in 2008
Obama is 12 points down among liberals, and 7 points up among conservatives.
• More Democrats approve of President Obama’s Afghanistan performance than Republicans, even though more Republicans than Democrats support increasing troops in Afghanistan. Click here for more.