Obama sending more troops to Iraq . . . Associated Press
The U.S. is sending another 300 troops to Iraq to increase security at the U.S. Embassy and elsewhere in the Baghdad area to protect U.S. citizens and property. That raises the total U.S. troop presence in Iraq to approximately 750.
GOP warns Obama: Don’t overstep . . . Newsmax
Conservatives railed at President Obama’s announcement Monday that he would take executive action to reform the U.S. immigration system after hopes of passing legislation in Congress officially died.
Five immigration executive actions . . . Examiner
Obama has promised to act unilaterally. Here’s what he might do.
Obama’s wrong solution for the border . . . Byron York
There are moves the president could make that would greatly reduce the flood of children into Texas. But passing a comprehensive immigration reform bill is not one of them.
Turley: Obama risks Constitutional Crisis . . . Newsmax
Obama is acting like “a bad gambler at Vegas” by doubling down on executive actions less than a week after a stinging Supreme Court defeat, says law professor Jonathan Turley.
Obama racking up judicial losses . . . Washington Times
Justices delivered several judicial hits to the White House while taking a firm stand against the unchecked power of the state.
WH thwarting release of information . . . Washington Times
The White House has quietly empowered itself to censor or delay the release of information in ways that not even Richard Nixon envisioned, according to federal FOIA workers.
Hillary blasts Hobby Lobby decision . . . Yahoo News
“I find it deeply disturbing we are going in that direction,” former secretary of state says.
How rich is Hillary? . . . National Journal
If elected president, the former secretary of State would be richer than close to four out of five of her predecessors.