A top official with the National Rifle Association’s lobbying arm said Thursday following an Oval Office meeting with President Trump and Vice President Pence that the pair “don’t want gun control.”
In a tweet, NRA-ILA executive director Chris Cox also defended Trump as supporting “strong due process” a day after the president raised eyebrows among gun rights advocates with his call to “take the guns first, go through due process second.”
“I had a great meeting tonight with @realDonaldTrump & @VP. We all want safe schools, mental health reform and to keep guns away from dangerous people. POTUS & VPOTUS support the Second Amendment, support strong due process and don’t want gun control,” Cox tweeted Thursday night.
Read more at The Hill.