Thu Mar 5, 2015 AT 7:33 AM EST
President Obama’s paradox: at the same time that the US negotiates Iranian nukes, the New York Times reports increasing dependence on Iran to contain ISIS. US officials deny coordination, but Iranian troops have joined the 30,000 Iraqi troops in the latest offensive to take back Tikrit.
Wed Mar 4, 2015 AT 7:19 AM EST
The Supreme Court hears arguments on the Obamacare exchange subsidies case this morning, reports the Washington Post. The fate of President Obama’s signature law likely rides on the decision. The Wall Street Journal reports insurance companies fear an “Obamacare death spiral” if the subsidies are struck.
Tue Mar 3, 2015 AT 7:01 AM EST
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address Congress this morning without the blessing of President Obama and over the objections of at least 55 Democrats in Congress who have chosen to boycott the speech, reports The Hill. Liberal Senator Elizabeth Warren will be among the boycotters, says Politico.