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February 15, 2013 12:00 AM

Doyle McManus: Obama wise to present less-is-more agenda

President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday, the first of his second term, won’t be long remembered. It didn’t offer much in the way of new ideas. It was short on memorable lines – except, perhaps, his demand for congressional action on gun control because Gabby Giffords and the families of Newtown, Conn., “deserve a vote.”

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