Obama to run out of missiles . . . Free Beacon
As the U.S. steps up its battle against ISIS, defense leaders on Capitol Hill are raising concerns about a looming shortage of Tomahawk missiles, a key offensive weapon deployed against militant strongholds.
Chertoff warns ISIS could hit U.S. . . . The Hill
Former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff contends that Obama waited too long to address the ISIS threat.
Obama knew of ISIS danger . . . Washington Times
U.S. policy leaders, including Obama, were repeatedly warned for more than a year by the U.S. intelligence community that ISIS was gaining significant strength in Syria and was on the verge of seizing territory deep inside Iraq.
Obama’s pass the buck presidency . . . National Journal
The president has a pattern of deflecting blame and denying responsibility. With military action against ISIS underway, that’s a dangerous habit.
DOJ to ban profiling for national security . . . Fox News
The Justice Department is set to announce broad restrictions on racial and religious profiling in federal investigations, including those involving matters of national security.
Obama gives fasting Indian PM dinner . . . Free Beacon
The Obama administration was grilled on Monday for inviting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a state dinner while he is fasting as part of a Hindu religious observance, a move that has been criticized by some as insensitive.
Obamacare message could get mean . . . Politico
Obama administration allies are weighing a focus on the loathsome individual mandate and the penalties that millions of Americans could face if they don’t get covered.
Obama Gitmo goal in jeopardy . . . Associated Press
The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process, causing deep frustration within the administration and raising doubts that Obama will be able to fulfill his campaign promise to close the prison.
Mitt not ready to quit . . . New York Times
Romney is playing along with speculation he may run in 2016. He recently told a radio host that he was not planning on running for president but allowed that “circumstances can change.