MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:

Bachmann's campaign manager steps down

Ed Rollins, who managed Ronald Reagan's reelection, cited health reasons in his resignation, The National Review reports.

Did Fox quote Teamsters president out of context?

MediaMatters argues that reports of a call to violence by Hoffa are overblown.

SC Tea Party congressman endorses Perry
Rep. Mick Mulvaney threw his support behind the Texas governor, The National Review reports.

Bush: 'No sense of jubilation' about bin Laden's death

The former president recalls how he learned of the terrorist leader's death as part of an interview with National Geographic, CNN reports.

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:


Republicans to target union election rules
The GOP plans to move on a proposed rule change by the NLRB that has been heavily criticized by business groups, The Hill's Kevin Borgardus reports.

Obama blasts House Republicans
The president is working to fire up his base before his Thursday jobs speech, Sam Youngman and Erik Wasson of The Hill report.