America and Firearms: Split Over Ownership or United Over Safety?


published on December 20, 2012 in Storytelling

The horrible tragedy of Newtown, Conn. has brought to the forefront the issue of gun ownership and regulation in the United States. Should the government act on restricting sales of firearms and do more extensive background (and medical record) checks on potential owners? What about educating owners on firearm safety? To gauge America’s stance on these contentious issues, Visually partnered with SurveyMonkey Audience. These are the results of the survey, visualized.