Gun shops coerced by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives into selling assault weapons to buyers representing Mexican drug cartels.
Over 300 additional Mexicans killed.
Months of stonewalling from the Department of Justice.
Executive privilege invoked to prevent Congress from accessing documents on the program’s scope and the actions taken against the whistleblowers who brought it to light.
“Kinda real. [B]ut not really.”