Signs point to a broader White House strategy on gun reform

The White House strategy to curb a dramatic rise in gun violence could include rallying support from retailers for gun control measures that would help their business. A number of actions reported to be under consideration indicate the White House is weighing a far broader approach to curbing the nation’s gun violence than simply reinstating an expired ban on assault weapons and high-capacity ...

Obama boasts support of American people in ‘fiscal cliff’ fight

As Congress races to pass legislation before the Jan. 1 "fiscal cliff" deadline, President Barack Obama in an interview which aired Sunday publicly touted the support of the American people for the plan he offered to Republicans. "We have put forward not only a sensible deal, but one that has the support of the majority [...]