WATCH LIVE: Hangout with VP Joe Biden for gun violence conversation (1:45 p.m. ET)
Posted By GABRIELLE LEVY, UPI.com |
Jan. 24, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Vice President Biden, who has been tasked by President Obama to spearhead new efforts to reduce gun violence, will host a live hangout to discuss those efforts.
The "fireside hangout"--a play on FDR's famed fireside chats--will be moderated by PBS NewsHour's Hari Sreenivasan and questions can be submitted to the Google+ pages of the White House or participants Philip DeFranco and Guy Kawasaki.
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