(New York Times): "GOP begins soul-searching after tax vote"
(Washington Post): "White House weighs broad gun-control agenda"
(Reuters): "Obama to name former Senator Hagel for defense secretary: Democratic aide"
(The Hill): "Obama to draw on public support in new round of economic battles"
(Politico): "Outside, secret money likely to flow in 2013"
(LA Times): "Republican Party divide increasingly a matter of religion"
(Chicago Tribune): "Agreement reached to end NHL lockout"