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paso in texas. 20 people were murdered behind erica in the name of white supremacy police say and the question this morning is really, america, what are you going to and the question is, congress, what are you going to do about it? mr. president, what are you going to do about it? america, what are you going to do about it? after spending the weekend at his golf resort, the president will address the nation this morning. will he propose new gun safety measures? will he call the attack in el paso white supremacist terror? what message has it sent that he has chosen so far not to do so? this morning senate democrats are asking to return to washington to vote on two measures to expand background checks that passed the house with bipartisan support. mitch mcconnell hasn't even allowed a vote on them. will that change this morning.
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we should note we invited dozens of republican leaders from texas, ohio, and beyond to discuss the situation with us this morning. none of them agreed to appear. that list includes texas senators john cornyn and ted cruz and kevin mccarthy. >> well, here in el paso, who are the 20 victims? that's because authorities have not identified everyone who was shot and killed. and that wait for their families is agonizing. the alleged gunman is in custody. police say he's volunteering information and showing no remorse. among the dead is a young mother of three who was shopping for school supplies and died shielding her 2-month-old from gunfire. in dayton, police have released new video of the massacre there which shows people running for they lives. investigators do not know what
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inspired that gunman to open fire and kill nine people. cnn is on the ground covering both shootings. we begin our coverage here in el paso with rosa flores. >> reporter: erica, good morning. i've been in this community for the past few hours. i attended a vigil trying to learn more about this community. and there's profound pain. one of the things that i learned from just talking to people from this vigil, latinas, said for the first time if their community they feel threatened because of their color of their skin. they're trying to make sense, they're trying to reclaim the sense of security in their own community. all while we learn new details about the suspect's actions. take a listen. ♪ residents filling vigils and
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memorials in el paso, texas, honoring the 20 lives tragically cut short during this weekend's massacre. >> in el paso, we are one big family. we know that the country is mourning with us. >> reporter: the attack injuring at least 26 others. an elevated sense of fear for many residents here. >> we're being isolated for our color. >> reporter: survivors struggling to comprehend why they made it out alive when many did not. >> everything that happened was just terrible, but we are blessed. we are blessed because we're alive. and i pray for all those people that died. it was so many. >> reporter: two of those murdered andre and jordan anchando. they were inside the walmart with their 2-month-old son when the shooting began. >> she was a wonderful person. she'd give anything for those kids. even her life. >> reporter: that's what jordan did that day protecting her baby
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by using her body as a shield. the baby was injured, but survived. >> i want to just find my mom. somebody needs to tell me where she is. >> reporter: this emotional plea from a daughter ending in heart break. 86-year-old angie engelsbi's family says she's one of the victims. and this army veteran and bus driver, his niece described him as a strong willed man with plenty of love left to share. >> what happened? >> i don't know. i don't know. >> reporter: police and federal authorities still piecing together why the 21-year-old suspect allegedly went on a rampage. >> we are treating it as a domestic terrorism case. >> reporter: local police saying the suspect is cooperating with investigators and he is un unrepenitent. he posted a four-page manifesto
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online targeting immigrants and hispanics. >> we have a men fes toe from this individual that indicated to some degree it is a nexus to a potential hate crime. >> reporter: state officials seeking the ultimate punishment. >> we will seek the death penalty. >> reporter: now take a look at your screen. this is a picture of a child's wheelchair. and i met a woman yet at the vigil that i attended that asked cnn for help. she says that her 72-year-old brother-in-law was taken out of the walmart in the shock and chaos of that shooting in that child's wheelchair. she says it doesn't belong to her family so she knows that a family here in el paso is missing that wheelchair. and she hopes that that child is alive, too, erica. that's the other thing that's really emotional for this family. they're hoping they can return to it a child that is living.
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>> exactly. so many people hoping that. i do have to point out, there are so many heartwarming and encouraging stories in the midst of this tragedy of the way people were helping one another, specifically helping children. and that, i know, is bringing some comfort to folks this morning. meantime in dayton, ohio, police say it is too soon to speculate on a motive. in just 30 seconds, the shooter there killed nine people and injured dozens more. officers stopping him just before he entered a packed nightclub. last night the community and elected leaders gathered to remember the victims. the governor interrupted by chants of "do something" as he addressed the crowd. polo sandoval is live for us this morning in dayton. >> reporter: that moment shows both the grief and anger we're seeing in the community. meanwhile, cnn is learning the killer kept a so-called kill list when he was in high school. this is according to to four high school students who describe the gunman as both dark
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and depressive. it is information that is made more significant after yesterday's rampage. a flurry of shots show the brief but deadly moments that the suspected gunman opened fire on saturday night crowds in downtown dayton, ohio. police say the gunman parked his car and walked through the oregon district, a neighborhood known for its night life and started firing shots just after 1:00 a.m. >> dude, what the [ bleep ]. >> reporter: surveillance video shows crowds running from the shots. >> shots fired! shots fired! >> where are you at? >> reporter: dayton police routinely patrol and were able to respond in seconds. >> a suspect opened fire along the oregon district. he was wearing body armor and used a 223 high capacity magazine. he did additional magazines. >> threat was neutralized in approximately 30 seconds of the suspect firing his first shots.
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>> dispatch, we got shots fired. we got multiple people down. we're going to need multiple medics. >> reporter: two women say they were out with girlfriends. >> people just started running. they started pushing us out the back door. >> reporter: one woman remembers chatting with a woman about their outfits but the next time she saw her -- >> she was laying dead outside of the club. >> reporter: robert was standing several feet away when he started firing shots. >> the officer was standing over me shooting at the guy. he saved everybody that was out here. >> reporter: despite the quick response, at least nine were killed and more than a dozen injured. among the dead, the shooter's own 22-year-old sister. >> the officers who were involved in ending this tragedy, their professionalism, their quickness, their amazing courage, and their response
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undoubtedly saved many, many, many lives. we will never know how many lives were saved the assailant was capable of killing dozens more people. >> reporter: yesterday police not only laid out a timeline but they also released some graphic video of the shooting. a lot of attention on that moment when shots were fired but also what happened before. investigators now saying the gunman, his sister, and a male companion all arrived here in the same vehicle. but at some point they separated. so the question here, what were the whereabouts of the gunman during that separation? once they find that, then we could perhaps be closer to trying to determine a motive. that's what investigators are saying this morning. >> all right. polo sandoval with the latest from dayton. thank you. joining me now is josh campbell, a cnn law enforcement analyst.
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let's pick up where polo left off there. what's happening in dayton. one of the things we have heard over and over again is the credit to law enforcement for how quick this response was, that they were able to stop this within 30 seconds. i mean, put that in perspective for us. what could have happened? they were there so quickly. >> just an incredible response time by law enforcement. 24 seconds i think the mayor was saying, around 30 seconds. if you think about the type of weaponry that the shooter brought to this location, high powered weaponry with countless rounds of ammunition. he came there with the intent to kill. you couple that with the fact he had body armor and hearing suppression. he wanted to kill as many people as possible. so the only thing that could have stopped him would have been this quick law enforcement response. and again, we know that there are large areas now that are policed. that's just a reality in america in 2019. anywhere people gather, law enforcement will also be focusing on. again, it's probably due to good policing and a bit of luck they
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were in that location that they were able to take him down. >> in terms of before he made entry, what has been released in the surveillance video that not only speaks to what happened, but you can understand the chaos and terror people must have been feeling. i do want to warn you, you may find this disturbing but if we watch this and what happens, you can see them all trying to be ushered in. you can see folks try to help others get inside as well. and then just before, you will see the shooter coming in. but you see what looks like security there as well. clearly speaking into some sort of microphone. one would imagine, trying to get help. then we can see the shooter come in and we'll freeze this here. but to your point, prepared with tactical gear, essentially with these headphones and botd i did protection. >> he was ready to kill. and as you look at that video, everyone involved there did what i think they're expected to do. we tell the public run, hide,
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fight. your first goal is to run, to get out of there. for law enforcement and that security officer there outside, he has to communicate. he has to sounld off and tell others what he's seeing so the police can respond. and once the law enforcement officers engaged, they didn't wait. they went to the sound of gunfire and took him down. >> one of the big questions is the why, the motive. this happened just 13 hours after what happened behind us here in el paso. there's an assessment happening right now. the fbi has said we're concerned about inspiration about copyc s copycats. based on your sourcing, is there concern that's what dayton was? >> that's certainly something they're looking into. what was motivating this person. there's so many puzzling aspects of that shooting. we know here in el paso and again let's point out for our viewers. we're sitting at a crime scene talking about two mass shootings which i think is still chilling. here in el paso, the suspect was taken alive. not the case in dayton. he was taken down.
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he was a threat that was eliminated. but the police can't glean that motivation from him. so they have to look outwards. this continues to puzzle law enforcement. what was motivating him? lost on no one, this happened 13 hours from another mass shooting. the question is if this is someone who was planning something or did he do thinking based on what happened here? the fbi are conducting this assessment trying to determine are there other aspects of these shootings that should trouble them. we also know the statement that the fbi put out last night. there was a stark line in there where it said we are concerned that others out there could be motivated by these actions, something they're definitely looking into. >> there is a lot to unpack, but it's so interesting to look at that way. we'll check in with you throughout the morning. thank you. john, we'll have more for you in a bit. but first over to you in new york. >> it is so great to have you
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down there. the sheriff says a man traveled 12 hours to kill hispanics. the president had time to crash a wedding at his golf resort this weekend but not time to address the nation. why? why hasn't he named the el paso attack as white supremacist terror? what means will his words have now? that's next. wow! that's ensure max protein, with high protein and 1 gram sugar. it's a sit-up, banana! bend at the waist! i'm tryin'! keep it up. you'll get there. whoa-hoa-hoa! 30 grams of protein, and one gram of sugar. ensure max protein.
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. this morning why hasn't the president called the attack in texas white supremacist terror? ted cruz has. many republicans have. what will the president say this morning and frankly, will it change anything? can it change his past positions? the white house as of this morning says none of this is the president's fault. >> this was a sick person. the person in dayton was a sick person. no politician is to blame for that. >> want to bring in katelyn dickerson for "the new york times" and john avalon senior political analyst and laura nalone for politico. john, you know it's glib. sometimes we say there's a search for answers. there's no search this morning. we have the answers. we know exactly why this suspected terrorist drove 12 hours to kill hispanics, because he told us, police say, in that
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scree he wrote. we also know his words are the same words the president has used in the past. i can't tell you directly that he did it because the president said it, but i can tell you they used the same words. the president will address the nation this morning. as of now, he hasn't called this terrorism. he hasn't called it an act of white supremacy. what can he say today that matters and i lead into that question with "the washington post" editorial this morning. he says we know by now not to waste time calling on president trump to do the right thing. he sows division and bigotry rather than promoting unity and understanding. >> this is the president of the united states we're talking. and you can draw a direct line unfortunately with the rhetoric the president has used and what we hear from these shooters in their so-called online manife o manifest manifestos. not just the one in el paso. there's a gap on the ability of
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calling out white supremacy. he always says we need to call out islamic supremacy. he's going to need to use his bully pulpit to change the conversation in washington. today we see "the new york times" advocated for banning weapons of war. and so that's the kind of thing that's going to matter. will mitch mcconnell hear, will they ditch their nra. unfortunately we -- you know, we would be fools to expect the president to actually take a stand beyond words. and words are not enough right now. >> a lot of people are noting "the new york post" is calling for a ban on assault webs this morning. the rupert murdoch on fox news are calling for a ban on
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invaders language. so perhaps having it both ways there. i want to go to you on the language the president will use today. does he matter? >> i think it matters in terms of 2020. i think it matters in terms of speaking to the public now who are looking to the president to acknowledge what happened. does it matter, though, in terms of addressing all the people who he's housed in his rallies for years now and who have gotten excited about the idea of trying to stop what they believe to be an invasion. i think the problem is that the president talks about things like an invasion. he brings up very strong emotions for people. people at rallies, you know, he's asked during his rallies, he's asked there's an invasion coming. what do you think we should do? and there's a time when somebody yelled out, shoot them. >> let's play that. we have that.
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>> how do you stop these people? >> shoot 'em! >> you can't. that's only in the panhandle you can get away with that statement. >> and laughed. so when you don't channel the reaction, the strong reaction and the strong emotion, people come up with their own answer to that question. how are we going to deal with this invasion? and this is one of them we're looking at now. i think his words do matter. but i certainly know from twitter and what i hear from people all the time that there are a lot of people who espouse the views of the shooter. >> there's a phrase called stocastic terrorism. the use of language to incite random actors to carry out violent or terrorist acts that are statistically predictable for but individually unpredictable. nobody ordered him to go murder
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people, but over time language that is used can lead to people carrying out acts. that is something that can happen. laura, i've been struck by how many conservatives and republicans have come out in the last 24 hours and called this terrorism, called it white supremacist terror, called it by its name. and we haven't heard the president yet. there's also the question of what does that delay mean? what message does the fact the president waited 48 hours to call it white supremacist terror mean? if you're a white nationalist, what do you take away from that? >> this is a pattern with president trump. it's one we saw in the aftermath of charlottesville. it's one after the christchurch, new zealand, massacre as well. to kaitlan's point, from the moment he announced his candidacy for the white house, trump has spoken about black, brown, muslims as the other.
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people that look like me, people that look like caitlyn. and that has been out there more in the mainstream because of the fact he has repeated it and specifically talks about mexicans and immigrants as people who are invading the u.s. and so if anything, it just continually sends a message to white supremacists that it's okay to hold these views. >> and he can't undo the things he's said in the past. that doesn't mean the president shouldn't come out and make a strong statement today. and maybe he will. he comes out and speaks at 10:00. i won't suspect him to call for a white supremacist ban like he called for a muslim ban. >> no. it's not just words. it's actions. one of the first things he did was overturn a background check from the mentally ill getting background checks. this is a prb he has sewn not
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just by his words, but his actions. rereap what the sow. . >> his own words from the inauguration. the senate on its plate has two bipartisan gun control measures that were passed in the house. one of them it would be hr-8 the bipartisan background check of 2019. it requires a background check nearly for every firearm sale. what it really does is background checks for gun shows. it closes the gun show loophole there. and the other measure would extend to ten days the waiting period from three days. this receives some republican support in the house. i don't know if it will pass the senate. i do know that it hasn't had a vote. because mitch mcconnell has chosen not to allow the senate to vote on these measures which by no means are the most restrictive gun control measures. >> i think we're in a bit of a
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unique situation right now. and i don't want to suggest that we have any evidence that the pattern is going to change. and that legislative change will happen or political change more broadly will happen. but there are a few things about the situation that are unique. so one thing is that gun control groups are catching up with funding from wealthy doe nors like michael bloomberg, former mayor of new york. they are catching up to the nra and are putting democrats under a lot of pressure. and they're saying it's not enough anymore to lay this at the feet of mitch mcconnell. you have to go further. what's also unique is that we have all of the democratic candidates at this point unanimously stepping forward and saying that they support tighter restrictions on gun control. and so i think that those two things make it possible that you could potentially shake something loose. at the very least, i think that when you have these several mass shootings that happen over the weekend, you have ohio, el paso, a shooting in chicago.
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i think moderate voters are now taking a pause. and they're thinking about these policy ideas and really putting pressure. >> laura, any chance that mitch mcconnell brings the house back to vote on these measures that are sitting there just waiting? >> so far there's no indication that majority leader mcconnell will bring back the senate. and we also haven't heard from pelosi whether or not she would bring back the house to put some pressure on mcconnell. so right now it's looking like there's a very good chance they don't come back. >> all right. thank you very much. we're going to have live coverage of the president's address this morning. you can watch it here on cnn. judge for yourself the words he chooses now and if they are sufficient. and tonight former vice president joe biden talks guns, white nationalists, and donald trump in an exclusive interview with anderson cooper. that's tonight at 8:00 only on cnn. erica, let's go back to you in el paso. i know that that community,
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yeah, it's a pretty big city, but it's a small community. and i know that they're in pain this morning. >> absolutely. waking up, you know, we just got a notice before we came on the air. one of the local school districts is putting out the idea that kids should be wearing white today in solidarity with the victims. which is such a beautiful expression. at the same time you think to yourself, kids wearing white to school, also a reminder of this tragedy that struck and what the world is that they are growing up in today. and of course the tragedy in dayton happening just about 13 hours later. when tragedy struck there, more than a dozen victims were rushed to one hospital in dayton. just ahead, we'll be joined by some of the doctors who were on duty in those moments. stay with us.
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has yet to use to describe the attack in el paso over the weekend that killed 20 people. an anglo man who drove 12 hours to kill hispanics. the president has used neither white supremacist or terror. joining me now is the ceo of the antidefamation league. it's nice to have you on this morning. some day we'll get to talk in a different situation where it isn't quite so painful. what do you think the president has to say this morning? do you think he needs to call this attack white supremacist terror? >> yes. i think there are a few things we need to think about today. first and foremost, our hearts ache for the victims in el paso as well as in dayton. we need those people in the center in front of our minds. i think secondly as we talk about the president, keep in mind today is the anniversary of the 2012 attack in oak creek, wisconsin, where a man -- a
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white supremacist broke into a sikh temple. this existed before president trump and yet words have consequences. so it's not even what he says today at 10:00 although there's something he needs to say that white supremacy is a global terror threat. but it's what he says afterwards. he reinforced in message in a way that far for too long the message he used. invaders, describing as rapists and murderers, these are staples of white supremacist rhetoric. and the idea they're coming from our commander in chief is shocking. >> i remember back after charlottesville, david duke sent out a message thanking president trump for the language he chose to use and chose not to use. >> right. >> so my question this morning is it's been two days since this white supremacist terror attack in texas. if you're a white nationalist,
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what do you read from the president's reticence to use those words? >> we know at adl because we've been tracking hate for a long time. that extremists feel emboldened in this moment. because the president's silence actually speaks volumes. it's what he said and how he vacillated after charlottesville. after christchurch, he said he didn't think white supremacy was a problem. last week after the killings in gilroy, right? which another person motivated by white supremacist ideology, one of the most prominent extremists. he said this is the white nationalism we elected the president for. so the president by not saying something is sending a message. he can clear that up today, but again, today is just the beginning. unfortunately i think it's a little bit too late. because the message he's been sending for the last few years is the reason these people feel
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emboldened. >> so 8 chan which is this website that has served as the host for so many of these hateful terroristic thoughts, cloud fair which is the security apparatus that was hosting the site, they stopped working for 8chan this morning. is that enough? >> well, it's a start. so let's keep in mind what 8chan is. we often use services like facebook and twitter and youtube. 8chan is a cesspool for the worst elements in our society to talk about things like child pornography and violent extremism and the ideology around it. but there's a whole value chain that makes services like 8chan work. so cloud fair has done something important. by refusing to provide the access, it's down this morning. and they should shut them down.
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the hosting companies that put them up online should shut them down. at the adl, we really see that the front line in fighting hate is really the internet. all of us can take steps to stop it. >> i know that hate existed before the internet. hate will exist after the internet, but you don't have to make it easier. >> that's correct. there's always been intolerance. what is new is it's just a few clicks away. >> thank you for coming in this morning helping us understand the impact of words. unfortunately, again, as you said to me as you were coming in, this wasn't unpredictable. >> no. not at all. and in fact, its predictability is the problem. why i hope the president today and other leaders speak out. >> thank you very much. let's go back to erica in el paso. >> john, a rush of shooting victims coming to an emergency room on a saturday night. we'll talk to doctors in dayton
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this morning we are learning
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more about the victims whose lives were tragically cut short when a gunman opened fire in dayton, ohio. and we are also learning more about the heroic actions that saved lives. joining me now is a trauma doctor for miami valley trauma hospital's program. and also an emergency physician at miami valley hospital. we appreciate you both joining us this morning. doctor, when you got word of what had happened and the patients that were coming your way, what was your initial thought? >> well, i was called in. i was not actually on call. one of my colleagues was here along with the rest of the trauma team. so i was at home. at the trauma center, we do have a series of backups. i was here within a few minutes. >> able to be there witness a few minutes. dr. marriott, you've been with
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miami valley hospital some 25 years nearly. has there been a shooting event like this in recent memory in dayton? or that you've had to deal with in the past? >> no. no. this number is unprecedented. >> and in terms of preparation, obviously as a level one trauma center, there's a certain level of training that's always happening. but to prepare for something like this, how often are you going through those trainings? especially as we're seeing more shootings throughout the country. >> right. well, there's been a concerted regional effort to have training for active shooter response. we have a medical -- metropolitan medical response system mmrs here in the dayton area. and that has brought together theems, hospitals, et cetera. we've come together over a number of years to have active
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shooter exercises. most recently of which was last fall. which actually had a number of live victims coming into our hospital under similar circumstances. so i think we're fairly well rehearsed. in addition to that, we see a level of simultaneous incidents. and at times we'll have four, five, six victims at one time coming in within a short period of time. so that experience lends itself to being able to respond to what happened early sunday morning. >> that being said, there must still be -- you're in there, you're doing your job, but there must be a moment especially as you called in and came in from home. was there a moment you thought to yourself, i just watched coverage of something else in texas and now here i am at my own hospital in dayton and this is what happens happening? did that go through your mind, dr. ekeh? >> yes, certainly. you don't know what to expect. but i came into the emergency
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department and saw the whole team ready to go. and it was clear that all the months and even years of drills came into play. because the staff acted very professionally and effectively early that morning to deal with the patients that came in. >> dr. marriott, you were talking about some of the training you'd had recently that overlaps with first responders. there's also an emotional component to this though. for first responders, for physicians in these emergency room situations. how do you handle that with your staff on the heels of an event like this? >> well, first of all, i'd like to say the first responders acted just extraordinarily. the police were able to neutralize this shooter in very, very rapid fashion. the fire and ems folks came in
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very quickly behind them. they were able to get the victims out of that hot zone and get them rapidly transported. our staff acted admirably. by the time i got there, most everyone had been taken care of. and that was 14 victims. at that point, probably in a span of less than 15 minutes. so again, everyone acted to the highest standard. as far as the aftermath, there's certainly going to be some emotional issues afterward as we find out more about who these individuals were in their place and roots in our community. it's going to become harder. i think we can rely on each other first and foremost. i think peer support is what is most called for here. and we're doing our best to give support to one another, to the first responders, the police officers. i think as a community, that's where we get our most support, how we heal the best.
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>> dr. randy marriott, dr. peter ekeh, i appreciate you both joining us this morning. thank you. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> the shooting in el paso happened at the walmart that is right behind me. a superstore which also sells guns. and this morning there are questions about whether that may change on the heels of this shooting. that's next. wit looks like jill heading offe on an adventure. jill has entresto, a heart failure medicine that helps her heart so she can keep on doing what she loves. in the largest heart failure study ever, entresto was proven superior at helping people stay alive and out of the hospital. it helps improve your heart's ability to pump blood to the body. don't take entresto if pregnant; it can cause harm or death to an unborn baby. don't take entresto with an ace inhibitor or aliskiren or if you've had angioedema with an ace or arb.
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walmart is one of the biggest sellers of legal firearms in the united states. it's also one of the latest scenes of deadly gun violence. home to the massacre in el paso. in the wake of the shooting some critics are demanding walmart take all guns off its shelves for good. alison kosik joins us this morning. >> reporter: as the country's biggest retailer, walmart remains a major seller of firearms. if you look at what happened in the past week, it's actually been the scene of two shootings. 20 killed inside a walmart in el paso. but also last tuesday, two employees killed in a shooting in walmart and mississippi. you look at what happened after the parkland shooting.
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it raised the minimum gun purchasing age to 21. it also requires background checks and no longer sells toys that resembles assault rifles. now the company is facing hundreds of calls on social media to stop selling guns altogether. actress alyssa milano called for walmart to take action saying it would be a true leadership position. venture capitalist had a different response on twitter as well. now, for now walmart's policies could remain the same saying in a statement their focus is supporting our associates, our customers, and the el paso community. but it's become -- for address
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voice be heard on the field after scoring the opening goal against d.c. united yesterday. bedoya, he went to celebrate with his teammates. then he captured the field microphone and used it to send a message to capitol hill. >> hey, congress. do something now! end gun violence! let's go! >> bedoya has been outspoken about issue gun issues. he's located not far from the parkland shooting site. he said seeing more thoughts and prayers bs. words without actions. do something. enough. and bedoya also said he'll never just stick to spots. he has to take a stand and everyone should. >> didn't even wait until the end of the game. did it during the game. it shows the urgency that at least a soccer player has on this issue.
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>> thank you very much. the question is, america what are you going to do about it? mr. president, what are you going to do about it? no more questions. no more search for answers. how about solutions? "new day" continues right now. we got shots fired. we got multiple people down. >> i did see a child got shot. i saw bodies outside. >> this was an attack on the hispanic and mexican community, period. >> this kind of hate is being legitimatized from on a high. >> you can just buy guns, kill people in broad daylight, broad nighttime. >> she had a personality that would light up a room. she'd give anything for those kids. even her life. >> we have a gun violence epidemic but also a hate epidemic. until we confront that, we're going to keep seeing this. welcome to our viewers in the united states and all around the world.

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