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POLL: CNN poll: Roughly half say attack likely in the U.S. in the next few weeks

How likely is it that there will be further acts of terrorism in the United States over the next several weeks?

Somewhat likely 35% Not too likely 33% Not at all likely 15% Very likely 14%
Source: CNN/Opinion Research
Date conducted: 10/5/2010 - 10/7/2010
Sample: 1,008 adult Americans
Margin of error: +/- 3% pts
More About: CNN , Issue , Opinion Research , Terrorism

According to This Poll

Concern over terrorism, which spiked after the attempted Times Square bombing in May, remains high, but recent government alerts about a possible terrorist attack in Europe may have had no effect on the U.S. public here at home.

Notes
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