An emotional President Barack Obama pauses to wipe away tears as he recalled the 20 first-graders killed in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School, while speaking in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, about steps his administration is taking to reduce gun violence. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

‘Too Many’: Obama Hopes New Measures Will Reduce Gun Deaths

The president has been criticized by Republicans for bypassing Congress, while gun control reformers say the changes fall short.