President Biden reacts to a mass shooting at a Texas elementary school
Gun Politics
Stephen Gutowski

Biden Decries ‘Gun Lobby,’ Advocates ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban in First Speech on Elementary School Shooting

President Joe Biden (D.) attacked the gun industry in his first remarks since the shooting at a Texas elementary school. The President blamed gun makers for the murder of 18 students and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on Tuesday. He said the mass shooting should motivate Americans to pass new gun restrictions. “As a nation, we have to ask when in God’s name are we going to stand up to the gun lobby?” Biden said. The comments come just hours after news of the massacre broke. It also comes just over a week after a shooter

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