In the wake of last week’s deadly school shooting in Florida, President Trump has expressed support for a measure that would give states incentives for reporting crimes to the national criminal background system. The bill is still being amended, the White House cautioned, and officials did not address how Trump would react to more aggressive gun control measures.
Alleged shooter Nikolas Cruz had been a member of the group, which aims to teach leadership, teamwork and service.
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While the White House mourned the loss of life in Parkland, Fla., some aides privately acknowledged that the tragedy offered a breather from a wide-ranging political storm battering the West Wing.
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What started as a gossipy tale of White House romance evolved into a story about national security that continues to roil the White House, with officials offering conflicting accounts about what they knew and when.
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