That was the promise.
Of course, that was before every one of the administration's legislative proposals was drafted behind closed doors, in secret, with input from lobbyists and pressure groups, but without much public hearing, public debate or public comment.
Why would Fort Hood be different?
"President Obama on Saturday urged Congress to hold off on any investigation of the Fort Hood rampage until federal law enforcement and military authorities have completed their probes into the shootings at the Texas Army post, which left 13 people dead."
It's as if they don't want public hearings to reveal the politically incorrect truth before they complete their fabrication of the politically correct spin.