President Obama is methodically rebuilding his grassroots election army, the Associated Press reports.
Following his meeting Friday with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, Obama on Sunday will address the Israeli lobbying group AIPAC. Newsweek looks at John Kerry’s trip to the Middle East and ask’s if he’s in line to become Secretary of State.
House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said they’re ready to make a deal with Obama on the debt limit, but they’re not offering any concessions.
The author of a biography of Obama’s mother talks to the Daily Caller.
And Shirley Sherrod is returning the the Department of Agriculture. Not to her old job, though – she’ll help the agency improve its civil rights record.