Will Concealed Carry Gun Owners Reduce the Number of Shooting Incidents?
Some have suggested the presence of more Americans with concealed carry gun permits will reduce the number of people killed in violent incidents in this country. Americans tend to think that’s true but aren’t strongly sold on the idea. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on November 30-December 1, 2015 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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