and thus kicking off 2016 the president like so many others revealed his resolution for the new year though it will like a lot of others will not be fullfilled since his resolution is as part of his final year in office is to as he put it finish some unfinish business is dealing with the u.s gun violence which is one he will not be able to fullfill since any bill dealing with gun violence or control like back ground checks or an assault ban is doa in congress mostly because congress will not touch the issue for fear of earning the nras wrath. president kicks off the new year making a resolution to finish some business that will not get finished mostly gun violence.