Shah: White House won't "agree with the NRA on every single issue"
When Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah was asked Thursday if President Trump was considering a semiautomatic weapons ban, Shah reiterated that "no idea...is off the table." But, he did make clear that Trump does not support a ban on assault weapons, as he expressed during his campaign.
The backdrop: President Trump has doubled down on potentially raising the minimum age to buy weapons and arming teachers or other personnel in schools to deter attackers. The issue of raising changing the minimum age in particular has been criticized by the NRA, but Shah said the White House doesn't "expect to agree with the NRA on every single issue."