Americans Support Tougher Gun Laws
According to USA Today, Americans overwhelmingley support tougher gun laws. The latest poll also overwhelmingley agrees on this, Congress isn't likely to act anytime soon.
In the aftermath of another deadly shooting, the disconnect between public opinion and predictions of legislative inaction is sharp. The latest USA Today poll finds that 76% doubt Congress will toughen legislation soon.
Some in corporate America, from airlines to car rental companies, moved over the weekend to break ties with the National Rifle Association, the powerful D.C. lobby that has stood against the most far reaching proposed gun laws.
The NRA called their action a shameful display of political games. Parents all across the country are protesting for stricter guns laws.