In a very telling flashback, Obama hypocritically promises to reverse the trend of bypassing congress. His criticism of the Bush administration at the time is now painful to watch in the context of his State of the Union speech. In the State of the Union Obama fiercely stated that he would "with or without Congress" pass gun control legislation and bypass Congress "whenever and wherever" he could.
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