Trump says background checks already strong on gun owners

Trump says background checks already strong on gun owners

Trump said on Tuesday that US already has ’very strong background checks’ for gun purchasers and that officials need to be wary of the prospect of a ’slippery slope’ where ’everything gets taken away.’ After the mass shootings Trump expressed support for enhanced background checks and is now seen to be backtracking. His comments mirrored the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) long-held argument.

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Yet earlier trump said he doesn’t believe in the NRA’s argument of “slippery slope”

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