The ABC News/Washington Post poll runs through a number of possible gun control/school defense measures. All of them are popular. The possible restriction on high-capacity magazines, used in Tucscon and in Aurora, boasts support across party lines.
I've yet to see any articles about reform bills that quote House Republicans about what they might support. But closing the "gun show loophole" and restricting -- somehow -- the larger magazines have supermajority support.
TODAY IN SLATE
More Than Scottish Pride
Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself.
iOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.
Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything
It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.