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President Barack Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, and children who wrote the president about gun violence following last month's shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., signs executive orders to reduce gun violence, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington. From left are: Biden Hinna Zeejah, 8, and Nadia Zeejah, Hinna’s mother, Taejah Goode, 10, and Kimberly Graves, Taejah’s mother, Julia Stokes, 11, and Dr. Theophil Stokes, Julia’s father, and Grant Fritz, 8, (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
January 17, 2013 | Blog
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Following the House GOP leadership election, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks to reporters after the House Republicans voted for her to head the Republican Conference for the next session of Congress, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 14, 2013 | BillBoard

What we’re reading is our daily roundup of recommended reads. Today’s articles include reports on our economic “pickle,” dark money and the IRS, and how drones prolong wars. Continue reading

The Statue of Liberty is seen in New York harbor. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 11, 2013 | BillBoard

“What We’re Reading” is a collection of articles, blog posts, smart charts and other news that we’re reading here at Moyers & Company. Today’s round-up includes reports on drone warfare, austerity and the NRA. Continue reading

Debbie Smerk, right, administering a flu shot to Pamela Black at MetroHealth in Cleveland. Ohio health authorities reported Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 that a child has died from flu complications, as the state's flu-associated hospitalizations continue to climb at much higher rates than the last two flu seasons. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
January 10, 2013 | BillBoard
What we're reading today, including reports on the flu, Jack Lew and NRA lobbying efforts.
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan administers the oath of office to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
January 9, 2013 | BillBoard

Important articles from around the web, including reports of new groups fighting gun violence. Continue reading

Vice President Joe Biden, flanked by the President of the National Association of Police Organizations and Boston police officer, Thomas Nee and President of the Police Executive Research Forum and Major Cities Chiefs Association and Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, speaks to a task force that will look at ways of reducing gun violence. Dec. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
January 8, 2013 | BillBoard
Important articles from around the web, including reports of new gun control legislation, the newly-reintroduced DISCLOSE Act and increased health care costs.
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