A Truth Journal: Polls: Public Widely Supports Prez Obama On Assault Weapons Ban and More: From Denny: The NRA and the Republicans might as well give up now while they are still treading water. The public is growing increasingly restless, anxious for the safety of their children, and downright angry that the NRA and members of Congress are pushing back against common sense and decency.
Thirty days after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, American opinion is rising to higher levels to support serious gun control measures never before considered on a national scale. Local cities and various states are not waiting for Congress and are passing their own gun control legislation, like New York state.
In the latest Pew Research poll about gun control released yesterday the numbers are high in favor of many gun restrictions, contrary to the NRA public relations campaign attempting to sell to the contrary.