As you are well aware, it is very likely that 2014 will be the year of the executive action, at least as far as President Obama is concerned. He seems to feel stymied by the lack of movement in Congress over a number of issues and is now desperate enough to take matters into his own hands.
The first round began on Friday when our community organizer in chief posted two executive actions related to background checks for gun purchases on WhiteHouse.gov. According to the HHS and the Department of Justice, this will make it easier for states to submit mental health information to the federal background check system (NICS). Basically, these are ‘clarification’ actions to better define who is prohibited from possessing a firearm under federal law due to mental health reasons READ MORE