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Kelly Ayotte: ‘It’s Important to Make Sure We Enforce the Laws on the Books.’

Senator Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire also addressed the NRA Convention with a video message.

“I know from my experience as a prosecutor that it’s important to make sure we enforce the laws on the books, and that we go after and prosecute the bad guys,” she said. She was the first speaker to mention the issue that tends to get overtaken by gun-control laws after shooting incidents, declaring she’s focusing on efforts ”to improve our nation’s mental health system, and helping those in crisis get treatment… I know we share a strong commitment to preserving our Second Amendment rights.”

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