Biden pledges White Houseaction on guns as New Yorkpledges toughest ban on assault weapons.
On Wednesday Vice President Joe Biden met with victims of gun violence and gun control advocates at the White House.
"I want to make it clear that we are not going to get caught up in the notion unless we can do everything, we are going to do nothing,." he said.
After 20 children and six adults were gunned down at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Connecticutlast month Biden was asked by the President to craft a a package of recommendations.
On Thursday he will meet with gun owners and the National Rifle Association.
U.S. President Barack Obama promised to put gun control at the top of his agenda after he begins his second term on January 20th.