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Ahead of remarks, Trump proposes gun background checks perhaps tied to immigration reform

Posted on AllSides August 5th, 2019
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Ahead of his planned remarks Monday in the wake of this past weekend's shootings, President Donald Trump has proposed "strong background checks," perhaps, he said, tied to immigration reform.

In tweets Monday morning, the president said, "We cannot let those killed in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, die in vain."

At the same time, Trump also blamed the news media for "the anger and rage that has built up over many years."

Trump has threatened to veto two background check bills passed by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives and...

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