The White House and gun control supporters are gearing up for a whirlwind month, with plans to pass reform legislation before outrage over the Sandy Hook massacre has a chance to fade.
While the fiscal cliff has dominated Washington’s attention in recent weeks, lawmakers and activists are laying the groundwork for their big push. Vice President Joe Biden, tasked with heading a commission to investigate gun violence, has been quietly meeting with experts, interest groups, and public officials and is expected to release a set of recommendations within weeks. Boston mayor Thomas Menino, co-chair of Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns, told the Boston Herald this week that an optimistic Biden had assured him that Obama would sign legislation “by the end of January.” [emphasis added]Pretty bold claim. Fanatical gun control Senator Dianne Feinstein doesn't even plan to introduce the apparent centerpiece bill in the Senate until January 22nd.
Gonna ram it though in nine days? Are these folks deluded? Or is there something we don't know yet?
What else am I missing here? Other than not knowing what's going on within Biden's
h/t Sipsey Street Irregulars