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Poll: Obama enjoys greater
confidence abroad than at home

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Mario Trujillo

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/14/2014 10:25:03 PM

Nearly six in 10 people around the world express confidence in President Obama even as his approval rating in the United States is near an all-time low, according to a poll released Monday. A Pew survey of nearly 50,000 people from 44 countries found 56 percent worldwide have confidence in Obama to do the right thing regarding world affairs. Though that number has held steady from last year, it was 16 points higher when he first took office in 2009. While strong overall, in Germany and Brazil confidence in Obama has plummeted 17 points after reports last year that the

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That´s not a big surprise. We know where his allegiance lies, and it´s sure not with us.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ArthurDent, 7/14/2014 10:38:30 PM     (No. 9924641)

I imagine if Putin were this big a screw up, the rest of the world, and Europe in particular, would be pleased with his (non)performance as well. If you think the rest of the world wants a President to make America stronger, you´re sadly mistaken.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ArthurDent, 7/14/2014 10:44:47 PM     (No. 9924651)

44 countries? I wonder how many end in "istan", and how many of those nations were added at the end of the survey to get to this number.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ArthurDent, 7/14/2014 10:47:15 PM     (No. 9924658)

And now, after a quick look at the article, I find the results in no way believable.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: cheeflo, 7/14/2014 10:48:29 PM     (No. 9924661)

Not from our traditional allies, but certainly from our adversaries.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: CharlyG, 7/14/2014 11:15:18 PM     (No. 9924694)

Methinks this poll is much like which temp sensors they chose to "prove" GW.........

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nevernaught, 7/14/2014 11:33:19 PM     (No. 9924720)

I didn´t know that Muslims even knew how to vote in polls.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: enuf8, 7/15/2014 1:10:29 AM     (No. 9924800)

No surprise........they only polled muzzies.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: yo-yo, 7/15/2014 8:51:39 AM     (No. 9925165)

Duh!
As a Texan, I had greater confidence in what Jerry nutcase Brown would do in the land of fruits and nuts!!

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