And this isn't due to the big scary NRA buying off politicians, this has to do w/ people like you and me taking others out to shoot and showing them the truth. Resulting in popular shows like 'Sons of Guns' and 'TopShot'. And as groups like the Brady Campaign, VPC and CSGV lose ground, their remaining supporters become even more fanatical and frothing at the mouth, costing them even more support.
Record-Low 26% in U.S. Favor Handgun Ban
Support for stricter gun laws in general is lowest Gallup has measuredAmericans have shifted to a more pro-gun view on gun laws, particularly in recent years, with record-low support for a ban on handguns, an assault rifle ban, and stricter gun laws in general. This is the case even as high-profile incidents of gun violence continue in the United States, such as the January shootings at a meeting for U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in Arizona.
That dustbin is going to need to be dumped soon.