Rasmussen Reports conducted a survey on nuclear arms and terrorist threats, and found some interesting results about the latter. Overall, slightly over half of the people surveyed believed that radical Muslims are the biggest terrorist threat facing the United States, but among those surveyed who approve of the job President Obama is doing, only 29 percent believe agree, while 26 percent say that the tea party movement is the bigger threat to the United States.
The survey question that elicited the response was phrased thusly:
Which is a bigger terrorist threat to the United States today – radical Muslims, the Tea Party, local militia groups, the Occupy Wall Street movement, or other religious or political extremists?
Overall, 13 percent of those polled pointed to the tea party, while only 2 percent blamed Occupy. Among those who disapprove of Obama’s job performance, 75 percent agreed that radical Muslims are the bigger threat.
Read more at Mediaite.com. By Josh Feldman.