Deranged doesn’t even begin to describe the President’s more ardent supporters.
One in every four people who “strongly approve” of the President, view the Tea Party as the nation’s top terror threat. One in every four.
Via Rasmussen Reports:
Half of all voters consider radical Muslims the bigger terrorist threat facing the nation, but supporters of President Obama consider the Tea Party to be as big a danger.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 51% of Likely U.S. Voters consider radical Muslims to be the bigger threat to the United States today. Thirteen percent (13%) view the Tea Party that way, and another 13% consider other political and religious extremists to be the larger danger. Six percent (6%) point to local militia groups. Two percent (2%) see the Occupy Wall Street movement as the bigger terrorist threat.
However, among those who approve of the president’s job performance, just 29% see radical Muslims as the bigger threat. Twenty-six percent (26%) say it’s the Tea Party that concerns them most. Among those who Strongly Approve of the president, more fear the Tea Party than radical Muslims.
Nidal Hasan, Faisal Shahzad, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the 9/11 hijackers, Richard Reid, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, and the Benghazi terrorists were all unavailable for comment.