Two-thirds of Republicans believe video games are a bigger source of violence than guns, reports Talking Points Memo
67% of Republicans surveyed think the violence in many video games is more dangerous than firearms, while only 14% say the reverse. This according to Public Policy Polling, a group that some claim
harbors a left-leaning bias. The findings are an indication of the effort by conservatives to re-frame the national discussion over recent school shootings, TPM
While most Democrats in Washington continue to push for new laws governing the sale of firearms, Republicans have sought to shift the debate away from gun control by drawing attention to violent video games and mental health problems.
Via Talking Points Memo