What percent of Americans support the death penalty?
More than half of the 2.6 million veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars struggle with physical or mental health problems related to their service. Only 35% believe that both wars were worth fighting, but 87% are proud of their service.Washington Post/Kaiser Family Foundation
55% of Americans support the death penalty, down from 78% in 1996. Among whites, 63% support the death penalty, while among blacks, only 36% do.Pew Research