A just released Washington Post/ ABC News Poll shows that 59% of the American people are against bombing Syria while only 36% support such action.
If Great Britain and FRance were to join the effort the margin narrows to 51% opposed and 46% support. The recent vote in the English Parliament certainly had an international affect.
When it comes to just supplying weapons to the Syrian rebels an amazing 70% are opposed to giving them weapons and only 21% support supplying them. Clearly, Americans are concern about the politics and ideology of the insurgency