President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium of
President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, next to the White House. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)