Yes, the standard operational ‘we must DO SOMETHING!™’
Yes, she’s been changed alright.
Her ‘worldview’ has been broadened and illuminated beyond the safe cozy one she always believed in before the curtain was pulled aside and she got to see the world as it really is.
The nice little lady got the $#!+ scared out of her for the first time in her life and the “flight or fight” hormone dump response discombobulated her brain (and thus her rational and critical thought process).
She wants her fantasy of a nice safe, bubble wrapped world back and thinks politicians can get her there.