90% of Ohio residents are in favor of gun background checks, poll shows

90% of Ohio residents are in favor of gun background checks, poll shows
(Source: ola20)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A recent poll from Quinnipiac University revealed that an overwhelming amount of Ohioans support background checks for gun buyers.

According to the poll, 90% of Ohio residents are in favor of universal background checks before any gun can be purchased.

Results also show that 54% of women support stricter gun reform. Approximately 54% of men polled said they oppose stricter gun laws.

The fetal heartbeat abortion ban, another hot topic in Ohio politics, was opposed by 52% of state voters questioned as part of the poll.

The survey polled 1,431 registered voters in Ohio between July 17 and July 22, including 35% of people who identified as Republican and 29% who identified as Democrat.

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