White House calls for stronger gun policy reforms after Maine shooting

By: - October 26, 2023 3:38 pm
President Joe Biden

“We’re going to do everything that we can from here, but really the answer is Congress has to act,” White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said Thursday, Oct. 26, 2023, one day after a mass shooter killed 18 people and injured 13 others in Lewiston, Maine. (Drew Angerer/ Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.