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POLL: Half of Americans are dissatisfied with Obamas handling of Benghazi attack

As you may know, in September, terrorists attacked the U.S. consulate in Libya and killed the U.S. ambassador to that country and three other U.S. citizens. Based on what you have read or heard, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way the Obama administration has handled this matter in the past few months?

Dissatisfied 50% Satisfied 43% No opinion 7%
Source: CNN/ORC International
Date conducted: 12/17/2012 - 12/18/2012
Sample: 620 adult Americans
Margin of error: +/- 4% pts

According to This Poll

The CNN/ORC International survey shows that 50% of Americans are dissatisfied with how the Obama administration has handled the aftermath of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi; 43% are satisfied.

Notes
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