Vice President Biden today said, “nothing has touched the hearts of the American people’ like the bodies of children “riddled with bullets.” He promised action in Washington, backed by gun owners, like former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, a shooting victim. She, New York Mayor Bloomberg and others are pledging big money to overcome the political clout of the NRA.Will talk of “responsible ownership” and “violence reduction” overcome fears of confiscation and erosion of the 2nd Amendment? Also, we talk about the hottest year in American history and about Obama picking Lew to Replace Geithner as Treasury Secretary.
Will the Newtown Massacre be the “Tipping Point” for Gun Control?
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Obama Picks Lew to Replace Geithner as Treasury Secretary
Unnamed White House sources are now confirming that Jack Lew, the President’s Chief of Staff, will be nominated tomorrow to replace Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner. Hans...
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2012 Was U.S.’ Hottest Year on Record By a Full Degree Fahrenheit
The US is heating up faster than ever, and last year was the hottest on record. Has climate change become a fact of everyday life?
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