10:30 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:45 am || Delivers remarks at the launch of the “It’s On Us” Campaign “to prevent sexual assault at colleges and universities, change the culture on our campuses, and better engage men in this effort;” East Room 3:35 pm || Delivers remarks at the DNC’s annual Women’s Leadership Forum; Washington 7:05 pm || Departs White House for
Sen. Ted Cruz handily won the White House Dossier 2016 presidential primary poll, placing first with just over a quarter of the votes, at 26 percent, in a large field of potential candidates. Only two other possible candidates were even close, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who placed second with 17.5 percent and pediatric neurosurgeon surgeon Ben Carson, who garnered 14 percent of the votes.
Does Debbie Wasserman Schultz bug you? I know she does. Guess what. She bugs Obama too. According to Politico, the White House nearly got rid of her after 2012 and the Hillary Clinton campaign, as it gets up in running, probably will finish the job. From the piece: Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz is in a behind-the-scenes struggle with the White House, congressional
House votes to arm Syrian rebels . . . Reuters The House of Representatives approved President Obama’s plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels, but questions remain over whether it will give them the advanced weapons they say they need. How Obama won a rare victory . . .The Hill Obama was able to buck some of his strongest allies on the left, rally support