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When Sen. Ted Cruz, R Texas, took the stage later Thursday afternoon, he dismissed calls for new gun control measures in the wake of the Parkland shooting. Before the CPAC crowd, Cruz derided CNN’s town hall on uk canada goose outlet Wednesday night with some of the survivors as an “infomercial,” and said the predictable calls for new restrictions were “tiresome.”
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Vice President Pence also addressed the Parkland shooting at the outset of his remarks to the CPAC crowd. He pointed out that Trump had already taken action to regulate bump stocks this week and in meetings with governors next week, the White House “will make the safety of America’s schools and America’s students our top national priority.”
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When Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos took the stage, she also asked for a moment of silence for the Parkland victims as their photos were shown on screens in the ballroom.