Archive | January, 2013

Opinion: Too early to judge Obama’s gun-control reform

President Obama vowed Wednesday to implement a slew of schismatic gun-safety changes, raising questions and complaints for many Americans. But among the Second Amendment debates and calls for bolder reform, few are discussing the legislation required to actually change gun policy or the vagueness of many propositions. Executive orders only go as far as Congress […]

Inauguration performers announced, receive mixed reaction

  Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor will be headlining a performance Jan. 21 in Washington, D.C., at President Obama’s inauguration ceremony, which some say is overshadowed by celebrity appearances. College students are expected to be excited by popular artists, but some find the guests off-putting. “It makes no difference to me who’s performing at the […]