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Biden renews call for assault weapons ban a year after Uvalde massacre
President Joe Biden renewed his call for a ban on assault weapons as he and his wife Jill held a White House event on Wednesday to mourn the 21 victims shot dead at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, one year ago. Read more >>
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