It's nothing more than the effort to can the long careers of many in an attempt to shake off the reality that the BATF is, politically, one of the most anti-American agencies in existence. When those folks are gone, however, those stepping into their shoes will say, "See? We've cleaned house!" while putting their shoulders to the very same grindstone, implementing the same draconian policies as before.
It looks like Conan might have to kill the second snake. The first was redish, like a coral snake. This one's colored more like an anaconda.
Yes, I'm watching the movie staring the Swartz. 1hr34m into it.