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Missing from the gun debate: Trump's own experience with concealed carry

Feb 28, 2018 - Politico

Over the past two weeks, President Donald Trump has convened a national debate on gun control, holding publicly broadcast meetings with lawmakers and students who survived the Parkland shooting-without mentioning that he's held a concealed-carry permit.

Trump received a concealed-carry permit from New York City and owns handguns, according to a 2012 interview with the Washington Times, but he hasn't emphasized it since taking office.

Since the Florida shooting, in which 17 people we...