BREAKING: Obama Pledges to Push Gun Control With or Without Congress
Tonight, the president, during the State of the Union Address, pledged to push common sense gun control with or without congress.
This certainly lays the groundwork for upcoming additional gun control executive orders.
On the plus side, that was the ONLY one line mention of gun control by the president during the address.
As I’ve always said, nothing terrifies Democrats more than dealing with gun control during an election year.
Don’t forget where Democrats stand on gun control in November, even if they don’t mention it for the rest of the year.
Here are the president’s statements on gun control during the State of the Union,
Citizenship means standing up for the lives that gun violence steals from us each day. I have seen the courage of parents, students, pastors, and police officers all over this country who say “we are not afraid,” and I intend to keep trying, with or without Congress, to help stop more tragedies from visiting innocent Americans in our movie theaters, shopping malls, or schools like Sandy Hook.
Be sure to checkout my timeline @Guns_Save_Lives for my full live tweet coverage of the State of the Union.