IN FOCUS: Gun Control

On In Focus with Jennifer Lewis-Hall, Democratic Senator Bob Casey of Pennsylvania joins us to talk about various issues affecting our region including the presidential election, terrorism and an update on the backlog of services for veterans. Senator Casey extensively discusses the Orlando massacre that killed forty-nine people and wounded over fifty others -- and legislation he’s proposed regarding hate crimes and gun control in addition to talking about deadly shootings in Baton Rouge, Minnesota and acts of terror abroad. Joining us as well to debate the issue is attorney Richard Negrin of CeaseFirePA and John Hohenwarter of the NRA, Pennsylvania’s state liaison for 18 years. Issues debated include reforms to reduce gun violence, stopping the flow of illegal guns, improving the background check system and more. In Focus airs Saturdays at  6:30 AM and again at 11:30 AM on PHL17.