In a last desperate move, Obama, who had eight years to “fix” gun ownership by dangerous people, suddenly leaps into action in his Administration’s dying days.
Predictably, it’s a massive Federal agent job creation scheme, power grab and data-collection swoop. While the mental health checks sound like a good idea, the devil is in the detail. For instance, you’re on disability? No gun for you.
And the worst thing? You try and sell your gun to your buddy without a license (which means with out a recordable background check)? That’s a $250,000 fine.
Here’s his EO. I highlighted some interesting bits.