ATF Bill Held Up: Feinstein to block legislation from Senate floor

If you've been following along on this story, you know that the House recently passed an NRA-backed bill that would force the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to consider certain lesser penalties when dealing with gun-dealer violations. But that bill is not likely to hit the other floor of Congress anytime soon, as Senator Diane Feinstein (D-Cal.) has now promised to block the legislation, saying it would "make it difficult, if not impossible, for the ATF to penalize gun dealers who have broken the law, and to prevent rogue dealers from continuing to sell guns." Click here for the story.