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The Trump Administration has announced its support for a number of measures involving gun control, and not surprisingly, the mainstream media has chosen to highlight the measure that would have little effect, while ignoring the administration's support for a bill that would have a devastating impact on the Second Amendment.
CNBC's headline said, "Trump gun proposal skips age limits, focuses on teaching educators how to use guns instead," and BBC News went with "Trump drops calls to raise guns age limit." The media's coverage has relied heavily on the idea that if the legal minimum age requirement for gun purchases was raised from 18 to 21, then it may have an effect on stopping mass shootings—without taking any other legitimate factors into consideration.
"On 18 to 21 Age Limits, watching court cases and rulings before acting. States are making this decision," Trump wrote on Twitter. "Things are moving rapidly on this, but not
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