Leahy Implores Senate To Vote On Guns

Senator Patrick Leahy says he’s pleased that the debate over gun control legislation will proceed in the U.S. Senate over the next few weeks. An effort to filibuster the legislation was defeated on Thursday.

The Politics Of Gun Control

Senator Patrick Leahy talks about what he thinks should happen with gun laws and retired Middlebury College political science professor Eric Davis discusses how politics influences gun control legislation.

Fiscal Cliff Looms

Congress put off decisions about several tax and budget issues when it adjourned last month. We discuss the ramifications with Senator Patrick Leahy.