[...] he cosponsored a bill to extend and expand the Clinton gun ban and repeatedly voted to expose America's firearms industry to bankrupting, politically motivated lawsuits. * Atty. Gen. Eric Holder served as deputy attorney general under Clinton, trying to make you get a government-issued license to exercise your 2nd Amendment rights. During her first run for the U.S. Senate, Clinton proposed that gun purchasers should be required to pass tests to obtain licenses, that all gun sales be recorded in a national registry, that new guns be logged in a "ballistic database," that the Consumer Product Safety Commission regulate guns, and that gun purchasers be limited to one per month. * Education Secretary Ame Duncan was named "Man of the Year" by the Illinois gun-ban lobby last year, and upon his appointment in the White House, the Brady Campaign called him a "wonderful selection" for the job.