Questions - Gun Control - August 4-5, 2013
46% Favor Stricter Gun Control Laws, 46% Disagree
62% Would Feel Safer If Their Child Attended A School With An Armed Guard
National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted August 4-5,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Does the United States need stricter gun control laws?
2* Will stricter gun control laws increase violent crime, decrease violent crime or have no impact on violent crime?
3* Does the United States need stricter enforcement of existing gun control laws?
4* Would posting an armed security guard in every school make schools more safe or less safe?
5* Who should determine whether armed security guards should be placed in school—the federal government, state governments or local governments?
6* Would you feel
safer if your child attended a school where no adults were allowed to own a gun
or a school with an armed security guard?
7* Do you live in a city, a suburb, or a rural area?
8* Do you or anyone in your household own a gun?
9* Do you have any children of elementary or secondary school age?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence