Florida Killings: Trump Backs Background Checks For Gun Owners

Trump Backs Background Checks For Gun Owners
US President Donald Trump/ Photo credit: cnn.com

US President Donald Trump has shown sadness over the mass shooting that took the lives of about 17 students and Teachers at Florida School, as He reportedly supports the introduction of a bi-partisan bill to check for gun purchases in the country.

According to a statement released by White House Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Mr Trump has shown interest in improving the Federal background check system for gun buys.

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“The President spoke to Senator [John] Cornyn [R-Texas] on Friday about the bi-partisan bill he and Sen. [Chris] Murphy [D-Conn.] introduced to improve Federal Compliance with Criminal Background check Legislation.

“While discussions are ongoing and revisions are being considered, the President is supportive of efforts to improve the Federal background check system, “the statement reads.

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From CNN news, Trump on Saturday, took to his twitter handle to blame the FBI on the incident.

“Very sad that the FBI missed all of the many signals sent out by the Florida school shooter. This is not acceptable. They are spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion with the Trump campaign – there is no collusion. Get back to the basics and make us all proud!” He Tweeted.



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