Alvin Felzenberg was the spokesman for the 9-11 Commission. A veteran of two presidential administrations, he lectures at Yale University. He is also affiliated with the Annenberg School for Communications at the University of Pennsylvania, the George Washington University, and Johns Hopkins University. His most recent book is The Leaders We Deserved and a Few We Didn't: Rethinking the Presidential Rating Game.
Polls show that overwhelming majorities of Americans, and even of NRA members, favor universal background checks.
President Obama's burgeoning problems affect more than this week’s three scandals.
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