Obama Pioneers White House Gun Scandal Cover-Up, says Gun Dean
Sunday, June 24, 2012
"Obama is the pioneer of the White House attempt to cover-up the federal government gun scandal," gun rights expert John M. Snyder said here today.
Human Events has noted that Snyder is the gun dean.
"There's no doubt about it now," said Snyder. "President Obama has put himself right in the middle of the Fast and Furious scandal. His invocation of executive privilege places him at the center of the situation as he seeks reelection."
Snyder said that, "Obama's move could be a crucial factor in November. The Fast and Furious scandal has upset the entire Second Amendment community. It also has upset citizens who are sick and tired of government incompetence, chicanery, and deception.
"Obama's action in trying to protect Attorney General Holder from a congressional contempt citation really is an outrage. It causes people to wonder what Holder and Obama are trying to cover up and who they're trying to protect."
"The whole Fast and Furious matter stinks to high heaven," said Snyder. "In that operation, Federal officials got American firearm dealers to sell guns to straw purchasers who transferred them to Mexican drug cartels, allowing thousands of guns to 'walk' across the border. Gangsters used the guns in victimizing many Mexicans and Americans. This included the murder of at least one Federal law enforcement officer.
"Congressional investigators for some time have been trying to get to the bottom of the story. They want documents from the Justice Department and its Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Holder's been stonewalling Congress. A contempt citation against him is moving towards a vote in the House of Representatives."
Snyder said that, "Obama now leaves no doubt that he is part of the government stonewalling attempt. In fact, he's leading it. He's pioneering the White House into a confrontation with Congress. Congress has a right to the documents. The American people have a right to see what's in them.
"Stonewall Twins Obama and Holder are trying to thwart the will of Congress and the American people. American voters will have an opportunity to thwart Obama as he seeks reelection this fall."