MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:

Reince Priebus wants to go on 'The View'
The Blaze's Eddie Scarry discusses the RNC chairman's view that the GOP needs to do a better job at communicating with the American people through diverse media outlets.

Lessons learned from the Steubenville rape case 
Zerlina Maxwell offers her take in The Grio on the rape charges of two football players.

Panic!
Ed Kilgore of the Washington Monthly writes about the potential bank deposit tax proposed by the Cypriot government.

The South Carolina GOP's not-so-sweet 16
National Review's Jim Geraghty discusses the likeliest candidates to face off against former Gov. Mark Sanford in the republican primary race to win Sen. Tim Scott's (R-S.C.) former House seat.


OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

Steele-Priebus feud heats up
The Hill's Jonathan Easley reports on the war of words between the current and former RNC chairmen.

Report: Women paid to say they had sex with Sen. Menendez
The Hill's Jordy Yager updates the lingering scandal surrounding the New Jersey senator.