Obama defends executive action . . . The Hill
President Obama defended his use of executive action on Wednesday, signaling he’s willing to take steps on immigration and tax policy if Congress fails to act.
Report: Millions exempt from Obamacare . . . Fox News
A new congressional report has estimated that more than 25 million Americans without health insurance will not be made to pay a penalty in 2016 due to an exploding number of ObamaCare exemptions.
Dems the only ones talking impeachment . . . The Hill
Congressional Democrats have talked about the impeachment of Obama 20 times more than Republicans have on the House and Senate floors.
Dem raising millions on impeachment . . . Politico
House Democrats have their email fundraising down to a science: Cast Speaker Boehner as the leading villain, and don’t hesitate to go ALL CAPS with a subject line like this: “BREAKING: IMPEACHMENT.”
The callow president . . . Rich Lowry
The deepest truth about Barack Obama is that there is no depth to him.
Biden on illegals: These are our kids . . . Newsmax
Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. shouldn’t think of unaccompanied children showing up at the border as someone else’s children. He says — quote — “These are our kids.”
Biden touts measure WH opposes . . . Examiner
Biden ripped into congressional Republicans for not passing a gas tax increase to shore up the Highway Trust Fund. The only problem? The White House doesn’t support a gas tax increase, either.
WH plan to help Syria rebels stalls . . . The Hill
The White House proposed a plan two months ago for the Pentagon to train and equip vetted Syrian rebel forces in that nation’s civil war. But, since then, there’s been lots of talk and not much action.
Obama touts Africa deals . . . Politico
Obama announced on Tuesday that the U.S. government, World Bank and businesses will invest a combined $33 billion in Africa’s economy, countering China’s investments.