Trump in favour of improving background checks for gun purchases: White House

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Global News—Trump spoke to Senator John Cornyn, a Republican, about a bi-partisan bill that he and Democratic Senator Chris Murphy introduced to improve federal compliance with criminal background checks.

White House: Trump Moves to Improved Gun Background Checks. The White House has shown support Monday towards efforts to improve background checks for gun purchases since the gun debate was sparked after the deadly Florida high school shooting that left 17 students and teachers dead, NBC News reported.   In a statement Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said President Trump was open to bipartisan legislation on background checks, NBC News reported.  "The President spoke to Senator Cornyn on Friday about the bipartisan bill he and Sen. Murphy...