China’s military forces are showing no signs of increased alert status or readiness for conflict despite high tensions with Japan over Beijing’s air defense zone overlapping U.S. and Japanese air defense coverage of the disputed Senkaku islands.
My must read of the day is “Immigration Bill’s Fate Murky on Eve of Lobbying,” in the New York Times.
Republican lawmakers emphasized the need for Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to testify before Congress and explain the various technological glitches in the rollout of the new health care legislation, on Sunday.
A group of Republican Senators led by Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) called on President Barack Obama to increase pressure on the Iranian government on Tuesday following news reports that Obama has been privately reaching out to Iranian President Hassan Rowhani through diplomatic channels. The senators wrote in a letter to Obama that they were …