VIDEO:

In the first hour of today’s show we talk with Josh Sugarmann of the Violence Policy Center about the two recent mass shootings and how the NRA became such a powerful lobby. Then Kara Miller conducts a conversation with Katie Swenson, the Vice President of Design at Enterprise Community Partners, Jerry Hajjar, Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northeastern University, and Mark Webster, senior engineer at Simpson, Gumpertz, and Heger.