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How gun deaths and spending on gun research compare to other causes of death

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As politicians try to figure out what will or won’t sell with the public, it is useful to look at how many people die of gun death versus other causes of death. Cancer, hypertension, diabetes, heart disease kill WAY more people in America and of course get WAY more research money dedicated to finding cures and preventions. But what about gun deaths? The New York Times compiled a chart and details.

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