Whether or not one believes that only a good guy with a gun can stop 

a bad guy with a gun, most can agree that fewer bad guys (or severely 

mentally ill people) with guns will lead to fewer shooting crises

 

In successive national polls since 2012, over 90% of respondents, including 90% of gun owners, supported expanded, mandatory background checks on all gun purchases.* 

 

To RE-AIM at preventable shootings--not at the rights of Americans to

responsibly own and use firearms--click any of these links. 

 

*2012, 2013, 2014 by Reuters/Ipsos, CBS News/ New York Times and Quinnipiac University