House Speaker John Boehner laid out the GOP conditions for agreeing with Obama to raise the demanding at least $2 trillion in cuts.
Obama is launching broad, high-level talks with China.
The president will gather with the Congressional Black Caucus, a group he’s had a somewhat rocky relationship with. Senate Republicans blocked Obama’s choice for No. 2 at Justice, saying they are concerned about James Cole’s approach to fighting terrorism.
A Hasidic newspaper created a kerfuffle by blotting out the images of Hillary Clinton and Audrey Tomason in the now iconic Situation Room photograph, saying it doesn’t publish photos of women.
And Obama has a golf handicap of 17, reports Golf Digest. Both Biden and Boehner are better than him.