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Gun politics in the United States - Wikipedia


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...

Has Public Opinion Really Changed Regarding Gun Control? - Forbes


Feb 13, 2013 ... Like gay marriage before it, has the tide turned on guns in the arena of public opinion?

Gun Control | Pew Research Center


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  ...

Shootings, Guns and Public Opinion - Roper Center


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.

American Public Opinion, Terrorism and Guns | Gallup


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 ...

American Public Opinion and Guns | Gallup


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.

Poll: More Americans oppose stricter gun control - CNNPolitics.com


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 ...

What the Public Really Thinks About Guns – Center for American ...


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 ...

Growing Public Support for Gun Rights | Pew Research Center


Dec 10, 2014 ... The balance of opinion favored gun control in the immediate aftermath ... two years, blacks' views on this measure have changed dramatically.

Gun Control Explained - The New York Times


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 ...