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Trump met NRA leaders Wayne LaPierre, Chris Cox over weekend

Posted at 8:41 AM, Feb 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-26 11:41:04-05

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.