Obama meets with labor and immigration leaders. House holds immigration hearings.
Justice Department concludes that the U.S. government can order the killing of American citizens (through drone or otherwise) if they are believed to be “senior operational leaders” of al-Qaida or “an associated force.”
Republican governors seek to revive their party by acting on old ideas: spur growth by cutting personal and corporate income taxes. Many are compensating with the loss in revenue with an increase in sales taxes.
House Republicans struggle with the Violence Against Women Act despite a large majority of the Senate likely to approve the bill this week. 56% of women voted for a Democrat to be elected to the House in 2012.
Mitt Romney’s son Tagg will not run for U.S. Senate. Perhaps Rafalca will step up.