Apparently, the Clinton campaign thinks so. It jumped on the statement, saying it made Trump unfit to be president, rather than explaining Clinton's policies don't aim to take away Second Amendment rights.
Perhaps the responses from the Clinton campaign and the media aren't all that surprising given their reactions to Trump's comments last month.
"If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is. I don't know," he said at a rally in August.
Again, the Clinton campaign called Trump's statement dangerous. Trump said he meant Second Amendment advocates should use their political power — not violence.
As of early Saturday, he and his campaign had not commented on the response to his latest statement.
But it is worth noting Trump later tweeted a similar statement — even after acknowledging the shootings of police officers in Texas and Pennsylvania.