Miscellaneous

Think Thursday: Words from Gabrielle Giffords

Today I was going to write about the U.S Senate's failure to pass legislation requiring background checks for gun purchases. Then I saw this editorial in the Washington Post. The following column was written by Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, the former U.S. Representative from Arizona who was shot in the head two years ago, sparking the… Continue reading Think Thursday: Words from Gabrielle Giffords

Miscellaneous

Tuesday Newsday [1.29.12]

This month, President Obama has officially undertaken two significant political issues: immigration reform and gun control. His plan for new immigration was officially released today. You can watch his speech here, or read the full text here.   The gun control plan is also well underway. Read the official White House publication (which includes a… Continue reading Tuesday Newsday [1.29.12]