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Trump says wants lawmakers to take meaningful steps on gun background checks

Reuters Friday, 9 August 2019
Trump says wants lawmakers to take meaningful steps on gun background checksU.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is on board with taking legislative action to address gun background checks, adding that there was tremendous support for common sense action.
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