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Uvalde native Matthew McConaughey visits White House to push for stricter gun laws and mental health reform

The Texas actor spoke at a press briefing Tuesday after meeting with President Joe Biden about responding to mass shootings. A Uvalde gunman killed 19 children and two teachers at an elementary school last month.

Actor Matthew McConaughey, a native of Uvalde as well as a father and a gun owner, speaks to reporters about the recent mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, D.C., on June 7, 2022.

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