Saturday, May 05, 2007

Iraq Opinion: War worth cost

Updated 11/6/07

Has the Iraq war been worth the cost trend. (Click image once or twice for full resolution)

This post is updated in place. Come to this page for the latest tracking of the series. The index in the right column provides a direct link from the thumbnail to this page.

There is a variety of question wordings for this item. Some examples are:
ABC/Washington Post: "All in all, considering the costs to the United States versus the benefits to the United States, do you think the war with Iraq was worth fighting, or not?"

Gallup: "All in all, do you think it was worth going to war in Iraq, or not?"

CBS/New York Times: "Do you think the result of the war with Iraq was worth the loss of American life and other costs of attacking Iraq, or not worth it?"

NBC/Wall Street Journal: "When it comes to the war in Iraq, do you think that removing Saddam Hussein from power was or was not worth the number of U.S. military casualties and the financial cost of the war?"