Majority sees Connecticut shooting as societal problem

Most Americans say the latest shooting massacre is a sign of societal problems, rather than an isolated incident, reversing a trend. Still, more see tougher enforcement of gun laws as preferable to new laws as a way to reduce gun violence. Read the full story.

Majority sees Connecticut shooting as societal problem
Source: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Dec. 14 to 16, 2012, among a random sample of 602 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 4.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.. The Washington Post. Published on December 17, 2012, 1:30 p.m.
 
Read what others are saying