Biden says answer to gun violence ‘is not to defund the police’

Biden, Attorney General Merrick Garland travel to New York City as administration unveils new initiative to combat gun violence

By: - February 3, 2022 3:17 pm
President Joe Biden

In this file photo, President Joe Biden walks along the West Colonnade at the White House on Nov. 5, 2021, on his way to the Oval Office. (Adam Schultz/Official White House Photo)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.