Watch: President Biden addresses recent mass shootings | USA TODAY
President Joe Biden is set to deliver a speech Thursday night to address a series of recent mass shootings and ramp up his call for Congress to pass “commonsense” gun reform measures.
Biden will give remarks on the “epidemic of gun violence” at 7:30 p.m. ET from the White House, delaying his planned departure to Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, where he’s spending the weekend.
The address comes after deadly shootings at supermarket in Buffalo, New York, an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, and a medical center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have reinvigorated the president’s push for gun reform.
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