Biden’s Attorney General Merrick Garland does not know that I.D. is required to purchase a firearm, despite the undo ‘burden’ it places on prospective buyers.
Biden Attorney General, Merrick Garland
The line of questioning during a House Appropriations Committee hearing begins around the 4:30 mark of the video below:
Ben Cline (R-VA) asked “Current law requires a prospective buyer of a firearm to provide a photo I.D….would you argue that that is a reasonable requirement?”
“I…uh uh…I…I would…but I don’t know what the requirements are. Again, this is slightly beyond my area of expertise.”
Beyond his area of expertise? He is the Attorney General of the United States of America. This is precisely supposed to be his area of expertise.
When Kline reads to Garland the legal requirement for I.D. to purchase a gun and asks Garland again whether he would agree with such a requirement, Garland responds in the affirmative
“I would.” says garland.
So, the Attorney General