RCP’s Phil Wegmann To Psaki: Do You Have Data On How Many Crimes Are Committed With “Ghost Guns”?

RealClearPolitics WH reporter Philip Wegmann repeatedly pressed Press Secretary Jen Psaki at Thursday’s briefing on the president’s order banning so-called “ghost guns,” that are assembled in private hands, asking how many crimes WEGMANN: I’m wondering, does the administration have data on how many crimes have been committed with these ghost guns that your team could… Continue reading RCP’s Phil Wegmann To Psaki: Do You Have Data On How Many Crimes Are Committed With “Ghost Guns”?

Biden Nominates Gun Control Advocate, ATF Veteran David Chipman To Serve As Head of ATF

President Biden officially announced Thursday that he has nominated David Chipman, a former ATF agent who now works with former Rep. Gabby Giffords on gun control issues, to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. Giffords, who was the victim of an attempted assassination, praised Chipman’s nomination in a statement Thursday: “David has… Continue reading Biden Nominates Gun Control Advocate, ATF Veteran David Chipman To Serve As Head of ATF

Biden Introduces Executive Order On Guns: “No Amendment To The Constitution Is Absolute”

President Biden, Vice President Harris, and Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Thursday an executive order expanding certain gun control measures. “Nothing, nothing I am about to recommend in any way impinges on the Second Amendment. They are phony arguments suggesting that these are Second Amendment rights at stake from what we are talking about but… Continue reading Biden Introduces Executive Order On Guns: “No Amendment To The Constitution Is Absolute”

Biden: We Have To Show The World, Autocrats, And Ourselves, That Democracy Still Works

PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN: Look, do we think the rest of the world’s waiting around? We’re not gonna make those kind of investments the rest of the world’s saying. Take a look. Do you think China is waiting around to invest in this digital infrastructure? Or on research and development? I promise you they are not… Continue reading Biden: We Have To Show The World, Autocrats, And Ourselves, That Democracy Still Works

President Biden on Infrastructure Bill: “Debate Is Welcome, Compromise Is Inevitable”

President Biden said he is willing to compromise on his proposal for a 28% corporate tax rate Wednesday. “Debate is welcome. Compromise is inevitable. Changes are certain,” he said. “We’ll be listening. We’ll be open to good ideas and good faith negotiations.” “We will not be open to doing nothing. Inaction simply is not an… Continue reading President Biden on Infrastructure Bill: “Debate Is Welcome, Compromise Is Inevitable”

Raimondo On Proposed 28% Corporate Tax Rate: “There’s Room For Compromise”

Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo called for “compromise” when it comes to raising corporate taxes to a point not as high as they were before the Trump tax cuts in order to pay for an infrastructure bill, during a press briefing on Wednesday. QUESTION: If it is raised to 28 percent though that would put the… Continue reading Raimondo On Proposed 28% Corporate Tax Rate: “There’s Room For Compromise”