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Connections: Understanding the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act

Jan 16, 2018

We talk about the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act -- it's gun legislation, and it stands a good chance of going forward. The NRA has been calling for it for a long time. Essentially, the act says that while states have their own laws on concealed carry (some states are more permissive; others are more restrictive), all states would have to honor the laws of the other states. That means concealed-carry permit holders from one state could legally carry their guns to another state -- even one that has restrictive laws.

This hour, we discuss gun safety, gun owners' rights, and more. Our guests: