Now I'm certain that you're pulling our collective legs. The 2nd Amendment spells out all the requirements the founding fathers, in their wisdom, laid out for a militia: "the people". That is not hard to understand. WE ARE THE PEOPLE. YOU AND I.
Considering the ongoing risks of terrorism, President Trump should use the State of the Union address to urge Congress to protect the lives of their constituents by passing such legislation. This would give them a face saving way to make up for the Gun Free School Zones act which has led to so much death, catastrophic injury and psychological trauma since they voted for it - not to mention all the time and money wasted trying to counteract its disastrous consequences.
It would be a chance for Democrats to prove they care more about our nation's security and sovereignty than the globalist agenda.