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Ben Carson on the Sunday morning talk shows struggled to explain his health policies, days after a POLITICO story highlighted his support for replacing Medicare and Medicaid with heath savings accounts. Carson, whose campaign had refused to speak with POLITICO for the story, told Fox New's Chris Wallace he wouldn't get rid of the entitlements but would make an HSA alternative so good, people would flock to it instead of those old entitlements. Comment?
WHITE HOUSE ROLLS OUT CLIMATE RULE: President Barack Obama today will officially roll out a historic crackdown on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants that the administration is touting as even more aggressive than drafts issued in 2013 and last summer. Obama will hold a 2:15 p.m. event in the White House's East Room to tout the final rule requiring power plants to put out an average of 32 percent less carbon dioxide in 2030 than they had in 2005 - slightly steeper than the 30-percent cuts that last year's draft had called for. Comment?
Sen. Marco Rubio called former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton "irresponsible" for using a private email server while she served as the nation's top diplomat, arguing that the Democratic presidential front-runner made classified information dangerously vulnerable to foreign intelligence agencies. Rubio, a Republican presidential candidate, made the comments at the Koch brothers-funded Freedom Partners summer conference in Dana Point, California, on Sunday. Comment?
When Florida legislators return in October to redraw the state's Senate map, they will be forced to untangle a mess of sprawling districts in a process that could have far-reaching consequences. The Legislature on Tuesday conceded in court filings that the state Senate maps drawn in 2012 violate anti-gerrymandering provisions in the state constitution. Comment?
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