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Wednesday, January 16, 2013 7:46 PM

Obama: New gun control orders on target

By BOBBY BURCH, Herald Staff Writer

President Obama’s signature on 23 executive actions to curb U.S. gun violence Wednesday won the praise of certain Franklin County political leaders.

Obama’s actions, which didn’t take the approval of Congress, are a legitimate course to decrease gun violence, Caleb Correll, chairman of the Franklin County Democratic Party, said.

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