CNN: Joe Biden's Executive Gun Controls 'Far Short' of Promises

Posted 6 days ago


CNN suggests the executive gun controls President Joe Biden plans to announce late Thursday morning fall “far short” of promises he made on the campaign trail.

According to CNN, “Biden… will harness the powers of the presidency to advance a half-dozen executive actions on gun control, but they fall far short of the ambitious goals he outlined as a presidential candidate as the real fight still looms on Capitol Hill.”

On Wednesday, Breitbart News noted Biden was pushing ahead with executive controls instead of waiting for Congress to take action via legislation.

The White House released a fact sheet pointing out the executive actions include specific actions the Department of Justice is being instructed to take re: gun control. Those specific actions include:

* The Justice Department, within 60 days, will publish model “red flag” legislation for states.

* The Justice Department, within 60 days, will issue a proposed rule to make clear when a device marketed as a stabilizing brace effectively turns a pistol into a short-barreled rifle subject to the requirements of the National Firearms Act.

* The Justice Department, within 30 days, will issue a proposed rule to help stop the proliferat... (Read more)