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American Views on Gun Policy

Left and right largely agree on tightening certain laws, yet there are notable partisan and gender gaps.

On three of the 10 questions, more than three-quarters of people in both groups — left / right — support tighter policies:

On three other questions, at least half in each group favor stricter laws:

Few agree with these policies (meaning they favor stricter laws):

The starkest divisions between left and right are on these two policy issues:

Explainer of things, independent health and science journalist, author, former editor-in-chief of LiveScience and Space dot com.

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