GOP Reaction To Special Session On Gun Safety, Poll Finds Greater Trust In SCOTUS Than Congress

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Gov. Tony Evers
In this June 20, 2019, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is surrounded by Democratic lawmakers and members of his Cabinet at a Capitol news conference in Madison, Wis. Scott Bauer/AP File Photo 

Gov. Tony Evers called a special session on gun safety legislation. A Republican leader shares his reaction. Then, a new poll finds that Americans trust the Supreme Court more than Congress or the president. We delve into the results.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Laura Pavin Producer
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Jim Steineke Guest
  • Charles Franklin Guest