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President Obama recruits police to gun debate

WASHINGTON — President Obama on Monday again pressured Congress to pass tough gun legislation, seeking help from law enforcement leaders in three communities that have suffered the horrors of mass shootings.

At a White House meeting, Obama said that no group is more important in the gun debate and he said he recognizes the issue ‘‘elicits a lot of passion all across the country.’’

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