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Post-Pew poll: Background check's demise disappoints, angers nearly half of public

In this poll:

One in three Americans are "disappointed" the U.S. Senate voted down gun control legislation last week and another 15 percent are "angry." Roughtly four in 10 had positive reactions, saying they are "very happy" or "relieved" that gun laws failed.

Poll Questions

Q: As you may know, the U.S. Senate voted down new gun control legislation, including background checks on gun purchases. Which word best describes how you feel about the fact that this gun legislation did not pass?

 
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