The Umpqua Community College shooting took place on October 1, 2015 at the UCC campus near Roseburg, Oregon, United States. Christopher Harper-Mercer, 26, fatally shot an assistant professor and eight students in a classroom. Nine other students were injured.
Only 23 % of Americans believe such attacks show the need for more gun control. These results are provided by the Washington Post-ABC News poll released on October 26, 2015.
The same poll found those wanting to protect gun rights edged out those asking for new laws.
Two years ago, a poll showed that 52% majority prioritized new laws over gun rights.
Most mass shooters exhibited signs of mental illness, but Democrats and anti-gun liberals are preoccupied with only expanding background checks-or calling for the repeal of the Protection Of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.