Trump: Background Checks ‘Would Not Have Stopped’ Shootings, ‘It’s a Mental Problem’

‘If you look at the last four or five, going back even five or six or seven years, for the most part, as strong as you make your background checks, they would not have stopped any of it’

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TRUMP: "We’re looking at a lot of different things. We’re looking at a lot of different bills, ideas, concepts. It’s been going on for a long while, background checks. I will say that for the most part, sadly, if you look at the last four or five, going back even five or six or seven years, for the most part, as strong as you make your background checks, they would not have stopped any of it. So it’s a big problem. It’s a mental problem. It’s a big problem."

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