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Trump once said we should enforce existing gun laws. Will he keep his promise?

Trump once said we should enforce existing gun laws. Will he keep his promise?

When he ran for president last year, Donald Trump said we didn’t need any new laws restricting guns. Instead, we should simply enforce laws already on the books.

“We need to fix the system we have and make it work as intended,” Trump’s campaign website said. “What we don’t need to do is expand a broken system.”

This would be a good time for him to deliver on that campaign promise.

Devin P. Kelley, the gunman who killed 26 churchgoers in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday, should never have passed the standard federal background check administered by licensed gun dealers. In 2012, Kelley was convicted in a military court for assaulting his then-wife and fracturing...

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