Why President Obama Didn’t Pass Gun Control
The country has been rocked by a series of mass shootings.
There is pressure for President Trump and Republicans lawmakers to make gun control a priority.
The issue would be moot, however, if Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, had passed gun control while he was in office.
Why didn't President Obama make gun control a priority?
According to Politico, Obama was terrified the political fallout of gun control would hurt the Democratic party.
In fact, Obama never campaigned on gun control.