Polling in recent years shows just how much gun ownership crosses political lines in this state. It also shows that views about some gun laws cross party lines. Many Democratic voters are broadly supportive of gun rights. And both here and nationally, most Republicans back universal background checks on gun sales.
Giovonnie Cameron was among 10 children age 17 and younger in Milwaukee who were killed in homicides last year, two more victims than in 2014, preliminary data shows. Half of those children were shot.
Another 54 children were shot and survived last year. That was down from the 76 who were shot and survived in 2014, according to the city's Homicide Review Commission.