NPR Politics Podcast: Why It's So Hard To Change Gun Laws The politics team is back to discuss why, at least in recent American history, gun laws never seem to change.
NPR logo

NPR Politics Podcast: Why It's So Hard To Change Gun Laws

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/483074611/483074666" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
NPR Politics Podcast: Why It's So Hard To Change Gun Laws

NPR Politics Podcast: Why It's So Hard To Change Gun Laws

NPR Politics Podcast: Why It's So Hard To Change Gun Laws

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/483074611/483074666" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks during a press conference on bipartisan gun control measures on Tuesday. Bill Clark/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Bill Clark/Getty Images

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks during a press conference on bipartisan gun control measures on Tuesday.

Bill Clark/Getty Images

The NPR Politics team is back with an episode on gun laws and why, in recent American history, they never seem to change. The team discusses the four gun proposals that were rejected by the Senate this week, as well as a possible compromise bill that is in the works and the power of the NRA.

On the podcast:

  • Congressional reporter Susan Davis
  • Editor and correspondent Ron Elving
  • Campaign reporter Sam Sanders