An Update On Efforts To Prevent Gun Violence

An Update On Efforts To Prevent Gun Violence

The White House and Democratic lawmakers have vowed to introduce gun control legislation. A month after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, a panel joins Diane to discuss prospective new actions and whether the momentum for change is slipping.

The White House and Democratic lawmakers have vowed to introduce gun control legislation. A month after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, a panel joins Diane to discuss prospective new actions and whether the momentum for change is slipping.

Guests

Robert Spitzer

distinguished service professor and chairman of the political science department at the State University of New York, Cortland, and author of four books on gun policy, including "The Politics of Gun Control."

Jackie Kucinich

reporter for USA Today.

Carolyn McCarthy

Democratic Congresswoman from New York.

Thomas Menino

mayor of Boston and co-chair of Mayors Against Illegal Guns.

Dan Kois

a senior editor at Slate and contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine.

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