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Watch live: Donald Trump meets with survivors of the Florida school shooting

student of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School next to crosses to commemorate Parkland, Florida shooting victimes
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  • Ana Campoy
By Ana Campoy

Deputy editor, global finance and economics

Published This article is more than 2 years old.

Donald Trump hosted today students who survived the attack at a Parkland, Florida high school last week that left 17 dead. Also present were survivors and parents of students killed in 1999 at Columbine High School in Colorado, and in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.

The meeting is scheduled for 4:15 pm Eastern Time and can be watched here:

Students across the country have been protesting against gun violence in the wake of the Parkland shooting, including outside the White House. They are asking for tighter gun controls.

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