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During Tuesday’s Jansing & Co. on MSNBC, host Chris Jansing referred to The National Memo‘s “How The NRA Impeded The Boston Bomber Investigation” by David Cay Johnston. Jansing, along with The Huffington Post’s Amanda Terkel and Alex Seitz-Ward of Slate, discussed NRA-supported gun laws that may have hindered investigators in Boston from finding the Tsarnaev brothers sooner. Massachusetts has some of the toughest gun laws in the country, and despite doing so illegally, the Tsarnaev brothers were still able to obtain guns that were used against civilians and authorities.

Watch the clip from Jansing & Co. here:

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How bad was Tuesday night's debate? So bad that the above-the-fray Commission on Presidential Debates is planning on rule changes for the next debates.

"Last night's debate made clear that additional structure should be added to the format of the remaining debates to ensure a more orderly discussion of the issues," the CPD said in a statement. "The CPD will be carefully considering the changes that it will adopt and will announce those measures shortly."

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