Prospects for gun control legislation intensified in the wake of the school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, as more pro-gun rights lawmakers said on Monday they were open to the possibility while Obama and three cabinet members met at the White House to discuss the subject.
Having just won a second four-year term, Obama does not need to fear alienating voters who favor gun rights and he could press ahead without lawmakers on fronts where federal law enables executive action.
His administration has the power to issue executive orders or new rules, options that Obama is likely to consider in combination with possible new laws.Read the whole story HERE.
There is no doubt that the Supreme Court would become involved if our 2nd Amendment Rights were infringed upon....but would there be 5 votes to overturn any orders he issues. Could we rely on Roberts.....THIS TIME?