“My New Year’s resolution is to move forward on our unfinished business as much as I can,” he said. “That’s especially true for one piece of unfinished business: Our epidemic of gun violence,” he said.
Barely into the new year and Obama is already vowing to wield his pen. The gun haters just can't seem to figure out that they are losing.
The president also noted that a bipartisan bill, introduced three years ago to require background checks for virtually everyone who buys a gun, was blocked by the Senate after gun rights groups mobilized against it. The proposed measure was supported by approximately 90 percent of Americans and a majority of NRA households, he claimed.