Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age to 21 for More Weapons

February 23, 2018 10:34 am Last Updated: February 23, 2018 10:34 am

President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to push for comprehensive background checks, with an emphasis on mental health, for gun purchases.

The President also said he would be in favor of raising the minimum age for buying certain guns to 21, and expressed hope Congress would act on the issue.