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Seattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a five-time Emmy winner who currently serves as a host, producer, and moderator for the Seattle Channel, where he's worked since 2011. His career in broadcast journalism began in 1995, and includes an 11-year stint as a reporter and anchor for Q13 News. Brian won the Seattle Municipal League's Civic Award for Government News Reporting in 2016. He lives with his wife and two daughters in West Seattle.

City Inside/Out: Gun Bills
City Inside/Out: Gun Bills

Lawmakers in Olympia are considering multiple bills to increase gun safety in Washington, but opponents are pushing back. Are new firearms laws a reasonable response to gun violence or a threat to constitutional rights? Should bump stocks - the type of rapid-fire trigger modification used in the mass shooting in Las Vegas -  be banned? Should cities be allowed to pass tougher gun-control laws than the state?


Brett Bass, Gun Safety Instructor
Emily Cantrell, Survivor, Las Vegas Shooting
Margaret Heldring, Founder, Grandmothers Against Gun Violence
Jay Inslee, Governor (D-WA)
Rebecca Saldaña, State Sen. (D-37th)
Lynda Wilson, State Sen. (R-17th)
Dave Workman, Senior Editor,