In a survey conducted primarily before the mass shootings in Buffalo, NY and Uvalde, TX, 51% favor a ban on semiautomatic weapons while 32% are opposed.
Just 21% feel the county is headed in the right direction and the economic outlook at its lowest point in an AP-NORC poll since 2019.
Americans disapprove of President Biden’s handling of most domestic and foreign issues like the national economy and the U.S. relationship with Russia.
Half of Americans say parents and teachers have too little influence on classroom curriculum.
Feeling the impacts of inflation, a majority of Americans are concerned about the national economy. Twice as many think Biden’s policies have hurt rather than helped the economy, but a majority views high gas prices as outside of his control.