Forget the Constitution, Obama plans to go rogue this year.
Biz Pac Review – President Barack Obama shared his New Year’s resolution Friday in his weekly radio address, saying he will “move forward” on addressing the “epidemic of gun violence.”
A feat he will accomplish by circumventing Congress yet again — the president is expected to announce a new executive action any day now that will expand background checks on gun sales.
“My New Year’s resolution is to move forward on our unfinished business as much as I can and I’ll be more frequently asking for your help,” Obama said. “That’s especially true for one piece of unfinished business: our epidemic of gun violence.”
Obama also said he’ll meet Monday with Attorney General Loretta Lynch to discuss options for imposing tougher gun restrictions.
Following a familiar script to justify taking unilateral action, the president said he receives letters from parents, teachers and children asking him about gun violence and insisted he can’t “sit around and do nothing.”
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