Polling on Large Caliber Firearms

Posted on May 18, 2012

Eighty-five percent of Americans favor limiting the sale of 50-caliber rifles, military firearms that combine long range, accuracy, and massive power.1

  1. Tom W. Smith, National Opinion Research Center (NORC)/University of Chicago, Public Attitudes Towards the Regulation of Firearms (Mar. 2007) (discussing the results of the “2006 General Social Survey” NORC/University of Chicago), at http://www.icpgv.org/pdf/NORCPoll.pdf. []