Biden pushes gun background check plan

Biden pushes gun background check plan

Richmond : VA : USA | Jan 25, 2013 at 12:14 PM PST
Source: Los Angeles Times
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Vice President Joe Biden took the White House 's efforts to enact sweeping new gun proposals to the heart of Virginia on Friday, vowing to continue traveling the country to press the administration's case for immediate action in the wake of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. FULL ARTICLE AT Los Angeles Times
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