MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:

Here's how to dump UN official who smeared US after Boston attacks

Anne Bayefsky explains on FoxNews.com what steps, if taken, would get Richard Falk removed as a United Nations special rapporteur.

House GOP plans even deeper food stamp cuts

The Nation's George Zornick says that House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's (R-Wis.) budget cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) would end up negatively affecting as many as 13 million people.

Gay athletes should come out of the closet already

Bloomberg's Josh Barro thinks that more closeted athletes should follow the lead of NBA basketball player Jason Collins, who announced Monday that he is gay.

Cuomo wouldn't even try to challenge Hillary

FireDogLake's Jon Walker discusses a recent New York Post article in which New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) apparently told associates he would not enter the 2016 presidential race if former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton did.


OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

Poll: Public blames Obama, GOP equally for sequester flight delays

A Pew Research Center survey shows that 34 percent of respondents blamed congressional Republicans for the flight delays, whereas 32 percent blamed President Obama, according to The Hill's Erik Wasson.

Sources: Gary Peters to announce Michigan Senate bid Wednesday

The Democratic congressman is vying to replace retiring Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), The Hill's Cameron Joseph reports.