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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.

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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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