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El Paso death toll increases to 22 as investigation into rampage continues

Aug 05, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

President Trump on Monday denounced "racism, bigotry and white supremacy" after a pair of mass shootings and focused on combating mental illness over efforts to push gun control.

Trump's nationally televised comments followed a shooting rampage on Saturday in El Paso, and another, hours later, in Dayton, Ohio, both with assault-style rifles and loads of ammunition. Thus far, 31 people have died as a result of the two attacks, with two more people who were shot in El Paso succumbing to thei...