Gun politics is an area of American politics that is primarily defined by the actions
of two groups: gun control and gun rights activists. These groups often disagree
on the interpretation of laws a...
Feb 13, 2013 ... Like gay marriage before it, has the tide turned on guns in the arena of public
Pew Research Center President Michael Dimock examines the changes – some
... Explore 20 years of data on public opinion about gun control vs. gun rights. ...
think the number of gun crimes has risen, the U.S. gun homicide rate has actually
Feb 26, 2016 ... Gun violence has become an all-too-common part of the news, and after each ...
While many stories of national-reported shootings are followed very or fairly ... at
a time of notable change in public opinion on gun control.
Jun 13, 2016 ... A review of the American public opinion context after the mass shooting in ... be
in the U.S. campaign against terrorism -- very effective, somewhat effective, ... A
majority of Americans -- 55% -- favor stricter gun control laws, higher ... such as
climate change and social issues, and those where Trump has a ...
Dec 4, 2015 ... Prior Gallup polling has found strong support for increasing penalties for ...
showing that California already had strict gun control laws in place. ... to be very
difficult to implement simple or timely steps that would change them.
Oct 21, 2015 ... About half of all Americans oppose stricter gun control laws, a larger segment of
... to support proposed changes to gun laws before those changes are
implemented ... Americans on gun control, finding that the public was equally split
at ... Other polls have shown that an overwhelming majority of Americans ...
Mar 27, 2013 ... For years the conventional wisdom has said that “gun control” is a deeply ... But
the Newtown shooting has changed public opinion on guns in ...
Dec 10, 2014 ... The balance of opinion favored gun control in the immediate aftermath ... two
years, blacks' views on this measure have changed dramatically.
Oct 7, 2015 ... Frequently asked questions about gun policy and public opinion. ... In recent
years, gun control debates have focused primarily on background ... Those
changes have vast support among Republicans and Democrats, and ... On a
practical level, gun owners argue that the weapons actually make society ...