Mark Kelly, husband of Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords is not going to get very far in the Obama Administration with comments like these:
Mark Kelly, the husband of former Arizona congresswoman Gabby Giffords and the founder of a pro-gun control super PAC, told reporters Tuesday that the “gun lobby” in Washington holds more sway over members of Congress than Obama does. Asked by THE WEEKLY STANDARD why the president hasn’t been able to more effectively use the bully pulpit to get a tougher gun control bill, Kelly placed the blame on groups like the National Rifle Association.
“I think you have more than 350 members of Congress that are very afraid of the gun lobby,” Kelly said at a breakfast sponsored by the Christian Science Monitor. “So why can’t the president convince? I think they’re more concerned with the gun lobby than they are with what the president thinks on this issue.”
Sad, really. He has tried so hard to get himself a post based on his….