Trump met NRA leaders Wayne LaPierre, Chris Cox over weekend
Posted: 10:41 AM, Feb 26, 2018
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President Donald Trump had lunch with National Rifle Association leaders Wayne LaPierre and Chris Cox over the weekend, he said Monday.
The news was announced by the President during a meeting with governors at the White House Monday morning. The White House did not previously announce the meeting or provide a readout.
Cox is the executive director of the NRA's lobbying arm, the NRA Institute for Legislative Action. LaPierre is the NRA's CEO.
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