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Dayton mayor after mass shooting in her city overnight: "How many cities have to go through mass shootings?"  https://nbcnews.to/2Kofqvj  - @MeetThePress

JUST IN: Gun violence terrorism survivor Gabby Giffords:

President Trump and Majority Leader McConnell "must call the Senate back from August recess immediately. We cannot afford to wait another day for lawmakers to address this horrific national public safety threat."

Giffords: “It’s been 158 days since the US House of Representatives passed the Bipartisan Background Checks Act. How many more lives will be lost before Majority Leader McConnell and President Trump take the next steps to sign that lifesaving legislation into law?”

El Paso Rep. Escobar on the mass shooting attack: "We have a hate epidemic in this country."  https://www.nbcnews.com/meet-the-press/video/escobar-we-have-a-hate-epidemic-in-this-country-65290309558 

Sen. Booker on President Trump's rhetoric:

"In my faith, you have this idea that you reap what you sow, and he is sowing seeds of hatred in this country, this harvest of hate violence that we are seeing right now lies at his feet."  https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/meet-the-press/booker-there-complicity-president-s-hatred-n1039056 

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