The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Lion Air, Oil and Gun Violence

    Know This: Investigators are examining whether Boeing downplayed issues with a new emergency system suspected of malfunctioning during last month’s deadly crash of Lion Air Flight 610. Vice President Mike Pence pressured Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for accountability over her country’s violence against Rohingya Muslims. And oil rose to nearly $67 a barrel today on expectations that OPEC and top producers would cut supplies to bolster the market.

    Listen to This: Despite the National Rifle Association telling doctors to “stay in their lane” — and out of the gun control debate — physicians are hoping to play an increasingly operative role in spotting risk factors for gun violence.

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