Texas Republican Rep. Steve Stockman is threatening to attempt to impeach President Barack Obama if the commander in chief uses an executive order to institute new gun control measures.

Stockman claimed that such measures would be ‘unconstitutional’ and therefor ‘infringe on our constitutionally-protected right to keep and bear arms.’

‘I will seek to thwart this action by any means necessary, including but not limited to eliminating funding for implementation, defunding the White House, and even filing articles of impeachment,’ Stockman said in a statement.

‘If the president is allowed to suspend constitutional rights on his own personal whims, our free republic has effectively ceased to exist,’ he said.

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