House Passes Bill That Expands Concealed Carry Laws Across US

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guns on wall at a store
In this photo taken March 15, 2017, AR-15 style rifles made by Battle Rifle Co., a gunmaker in Webster, Texas, are on display in its retail shop. Lisa Marie Pane/AP Photo

On Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed a bill that expands the right to carry concealed firearms in nearly every state in the country. The bill demands states that currently allow individuals to carry concealed guns to also permit out-of-state residents to do so. Our guest breaks down the origins and proponents of this bill and foresees how it will hold in the Senate.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Nyajai Ellison Producer
  • Harry Wilson Guest