The plot thickens!
Based on what we've seen so far, I think KyJim has hit the nail on the head:
Originally Posted by KyJim
I don't think there's a snowball's chance in Hades that DOJ is going to fully comply with the subpoena. They'll claim it will endanger ongoing criminal cases and investigations and endanger national security. DOJ will say they are complying but then won't. They'll try to turn it into an attack on Issa, et al.
And that attack on Issa, & Congress, will include something to the effect of, "if we had proper gun control, the ATF wouldn't have had to do this."