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Obama Job Approval Among Gun Owners: 39%

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Just about half of all Americans think the country needs stricter gun control laws,  but the divide between gun owners and others is deeper than any single issue.

Among voters who are gun owners, just 39% approve of the way President Obama is doing his job, according to new Rasmussen Reports national telephone surveying. Sixty percent (60%) disapprove. The numbers are reversed among voters who don’t own a gun: 65% approve, and 32% disapprove.

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