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Question of the Day

Should Congress make English the official language of the U.S.?

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POLL DU JOUR

• 84 percent of U.S. voters say the situation in Afghanistan is important to national security.

• 47 percent believe the U.S. can win in Afghanistan.

• 30 percent say victory is not possible; 23 percent are not sure.

• 42 percent approve of President Obama’s handling of the war in Afghanistan.

• 79 percent of Democrats and 24 percent of Republicans agree.

• 63 percent of Republicans say “winning the war” is the most important goal.

• 64 percent of Democrats say “ending the war as soon as possible” is more important.

Source: A Rasmussen Reports survey of 1,000 likely voters conducted Feb. 19 and 20.

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Jennifer Harper INSIDE THE BELTWAY

Jennifer Harper INSIDE THE BELTWAY

A graduate of Syracuse University, Jennifer Harper writes the daily Inside the Beltway column and provides additional coverage of breaking national news, plus long-term trends in politics, media issues, public opinion, popular culture, Hollywood foibles and “eureka” moments in health and science.

She has been a frequent broadcast commentator on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, C-SPAN, Voice of America, Citadel Broadcasting, ...

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