Have Recent Events Made it More Likely for You to Own a Gun?
Discussion on gun control, ownership and use has come to the forefront locally and nationally. Vote in our poll on the matter, and participate in the comments.
It’s also increased the interest in Americans of owning guns. Sellers across the country reported surges in business following the Newtown elementary school shooting, and the head of the National Rifle Association called for armed security in schools.
Meanwhile, Democrats plan to introduce federal legislation to ban production of high-capacity magazines, according to the Huffington Post.
Have recent events made it more likely you would own a gun for personal safety? Or have they squelched any notion of owning one? Finally, have events and discussions caused you to change your mind on the issue in any way? Vote in our poll and join the discussion in the comments.