MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:

National media focus on small gun-control protest, miss massive March for Life
Hot Air commentator Ed Morrissey asks why national news groups ignored a large anti-abortion march in favor of a smaller gun-control protest.

The GOP plan: Go left on immigration, right on everything else
Jonathan Chait dicusses for Daily Intelligencer the pitfalls and realities behind the GOP’s new message to voters.

Why this gun-control debate has been different
Wonkblog’s Danny Hayes explores the reasons why this time around, gun control has yet to fade from headlines.

Debate challenge to Jonathan Gruber and any other ObamaCare supporter
Cato’s Michael Cannon challenges ObamaCare supporters to a debate on the powers Congress grants states under ObamaCare and his interpretation of the law.

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

House GOP cautious on Senate’s bipartisan immigration blueprint
Leading House Republicans are taking their time before giving opinions on what is widely seen as breakthrough legislation on the issue, The Hill's Russell Berman reports.

Oil firms, governors urge DOE to expand natural-gas exports
Corporate and governmental groups are joining together to advocate loosened restrictions on natural gas, The Hill's Zack Colman reports.