“Congress is in the business of making the law. The Supreme Court interprets the law. If they strike down the law, they strike down the law.”
“Our support [for assault weapons ban] is very broad…I think we’ve got all the police, we have all the mayors virtually – the conference of mayors, mayors against guns. We have medical experts, we have virtually dozens of religious organizations of every creed supporting us. We have just lists and lists.
“The NRA is venal. They come after you, they put together large amounts of money to defeat you.”