A slim majority of the public, 51%, says stricter gun control laws would not likely prevent mass shootings.
That's according to Rasmussen Reports.
The survey by Rasmussen Reports was done following the recent mass shooting on a New York Subway in which several dozen people were injured.
The criminal suspect allegedly had been accused of making "terroristic threats" in the past.
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of those who responded to the said they do think stricter gun control laws would help prevent such incidents.
Eleven percent (11%) said they were unsure.