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Questions - Colorado Shooting - July 21-22, 2012

41% Say U.S. Needs Stricter Gun Laws
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults

Conducted July 20-21, 2012

By Rasmussen Reports

1* How closely have you followed news stories about the recent shooting at a movie theatre in Colorado?

2* Does the United States need stricter gun control laws?

3* Will stricter gun control laws increase violent crime, decrease violent crime or have no impact on violent crime?

4* Can public places ever be made completely safe against violence like the incident in Colorado?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence