By Bob Owens
Surprising no one, white liberal Washington, D.C. residents want black Washington, D.C, residents disarmed, and they’re quite happy to throw the Constitution in the trash in order to get their way:
Fifty-one percent of D.C. residents said they would like to reinstate a ban on all gun ownership in the city that was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in 2008, according to a new Washington Post poll.
Almost as many, 47 percent, oppose the idea. Three percent have no opinion.
The finding comes as the District grapples with a 58 percent spike in homicides this year — almost all from gun violence — and that the poll found has sent crime to the top of residents’ concerns about the city.
With a solid half in support of a total gun ban, the poll’s findings will probably embolden D.C. politicians and gun-control advocates, who are fighting to keep intact lesser firearm restrictions that gun enthusiasts are contesting in federal courts.
Going even further and reinstating a total ban on gun ownership is most popular among white residents (62 percent), particularly whites with college degrees (67 percent) and white women (65 percent), the poll found.
It is also popular among all residents …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms