By Nicholas Salazar Following Vice-President Biden’s remarks that his task force would have recommendations for President Obama on gun violence, the Electronic Consumers Association has responded with an open letter to Biden. The task force has looked at everything from video game violence to gun control in efforts to see what can be done in […]
Obama also said that the NATO mission will change beginning in the spring, with allied forces shifting to a support role as Afghan forces gradually begin to take the lead.
Boehner set the date for February 12th
Shortly after representatives attended a meeting with the task force to reduce gun violence chaired by Vice President Joe Biden, the National Rifle Association issued a statement saying that they feel “disappointed” by the encounter.
One measure being considered by the Vice President’s gun task force would bolster “the ability of any federal agency to do research on gun violence.”
President Barack Obama has named Chief of Staff Jacob Lew as the nation’s next Treasury Secretary.
Labor Secretary Hilda Solis submitted a letter of resignation to the White House Wednesday, becoming the latest cabinet level official to leave the administration before the start of the second term.
The out-of-left field proposal, first hatched by liberal economist Paul Krugman, has been floated as a way for the administration to pay its debts if Congress were to fail to raise the nation’s debt ceiling later next month.
“Let’s not let arguments over the Constitution’s Second Amendment violate the spirit of its First,” Carney said in a statement.