What we’re reading: Wednesday, January 9, 2013

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By Rick Bosh
Vice President Joe Biden looks on as the U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media in the White House Briefing Room December 19, 2012. Obama...
Vice President Joe Biden looks on as the U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media in the White House Briefing Room December 19, 2012. Obama...
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Vice President Biden’s task force kicks into high gear Wednesday morning  in Washington, meeting with gun safety organizations and gun ownership groups to help formulate the final report he’ll hand to President Obama this month. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says the Vice President will meet with leaders in the NRA and entertainment industry.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie followed up his State of the State Address with an appearance on the Today Show discussing how badly Garden State citizens need Congress to pass the remaining $51 Billion in aid for Sandy relief efforts. The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank writes about Christie’s winning message and what his future holds.

Also in Wednesday’s opinion pages: on the same day RGIII heads into surgery to repair ligament damage in his knee, The New York Times’ Maureen Dowd gives her take on the Redskins final game and future.

What we're reading: Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Updated