Trump To Address Nation Monday Over Mass Shootings, Says More Gun Control May Be Needed
In the wake of multiple mass shootings over the weekend, President Trump on told reporters on Sunday that "hate has no place in our country and we're going to take care of it."
He added that "perhaps" more needs to be done with respect to gun control.
President Trump: “I want to extend our condolences to the people of El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, they're incredible people and they've been through a lot."
"Hate has no place in our country" pic.twitter.com/8Qy0B2CdYS
— Kyle Morris (@RealKyleMorris) August 4, 2019
Trump said that he would deliver a formal statement on Monday at 10 a.m. Monday at the White House.
In first on-camera remarks about weekend of mass shootings, Pres Trump says "perhaps more has to be done" about gun violence in America, @CBSNews rpts: https://t.co/EwHWKJOlYL pic.twitter.com/Wxk6cO6pUF
— Mark Albert (@malbertnews) August 4, 2019
On Saturday, a gunman entered an El Paso, Texas Walmart, killing 20 people and wounding 26 others. Less than 24 hours later, at least nine people were killed and 26 more injured when 24-year-old Connor Betts of Bellbrook Ohio used a .223 caliber rifle to open fire at a crowd on East 5th street in the city's popular downtown Oregon district.
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