Lisa Desjardins

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Lisa Desjardins is a correspondent at PBS NewsHour.

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Nation Oct 03

A guide to the fight over gun silencers

The Las Vegas shooting has focused attention on a House bill that includes language that would loosen restrictions on gun silencers. Here's a look at the bill, and what it would do.

Politics Sep 12

America’s long, complicated history with tax reform

Republicans in Congress are attempting to overhaul the nation’s tax code, but it’s not an easy task. With the current tax overhaul effort in mind, it’s a good time to look at the United States’ history with taxes, especially income…

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