February 3, 2013
IN A WHITE HOUSE WITHOUT POLICY, THE PERSONAL IS ALWAYS PRIMARY:
White House photo shows Obama firing shotgun (Zachary A. Goldfarb and Howard Schneider, Updated: Saturday, February 2, 2013, Washington Post)
[I]n Saturday morning, the White House released and promoted a photograph of Obama shooting skeet at the presidential retreat in Maryland.White House aides were trying to end a growing distraction just as the president plans to make a fresh push to rally public support behind his ambitious agenda to tighten gun laws, traveling to Minnesota on Monday.
They'd rather have the President promote guns than be embarrassed.Posted by Orrin Judd at February 3, 2013 8:31 AM