SURRRPRISE SURRRPRISE SURPRISE!!
Holder is not one to make a public policy speech without every word having a tactical purpose.
Addressing gun control issues was neither a foolish slip of the tongue nor an generic, offhand remark.
I said it before and am saying it again, they will use an event such as a school shooting, mall massacre, or Mexican drug lord violence as the catalyst for proposing what they have clearly stated is a core issue
to them: gun control.