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Obama to Use Executive Order on Gun Control

Anonymous3224 Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 12:26 AM
If they go for confiscation by executive fiat, I'd bet that a shooting civil war would start within a week. There are 70 million legal gun owners in the US. So if just 1 out of 70 descended on Washington with insurrection on their minds, it would be a million-strong army which could only be put down with heavy weapons and massive, massive bloodshed. And if that number went up to ten percent, you'd be looking at an army almost the size of New York City descending on a city of perhaps one million. It would be a slaughter.
maryanne24 Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 12:28 AM
I don't see them doing that. Like everything else, they are taking things away from us so slowly that we barely notice it. Ultimately, yeah, I don't think they want us to have anything.

Vice President Joe Biden is meeting with victims of gun violence today. Speaking with reporters beforehand, Biden said President Obama may use an executive order to push through more gun control and Second Amendment restrictions. More from the Weekly Standard.

"The president is going to act," said Biden, giving some comments to the press before a meeting with victims of gun violence. "There are executives orders, there's executive action that can be taken. We haven't decided what that is yet. But we're compiling it all with the help of the attorney general and the rest of...