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Opposition to Stricter Gun Control Rebounds Following Virginia Tech Tragedy

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 43% now believe stricter gun control laws are needed. Forty-nine percent (49%) disagree and say the country does not need stricter gun control laws. That reflects a big change in the weeks since the tragedy at Virginia Tech. A survey conducted immediately after that horrifying incident found just 37% opposed to stricter gun control laws.


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