MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:

Karl Rove targets Hillary Clinton with new Benghazi video
The Daily Beast's John Avlon says the video is a preemptive strike against the potential 2016 presidential candidate.

Conservatives aren't the only ones having an existential crisis
Z Magazine's Edward S. Herman asks if Democrats are advancing enough 'positive values' in this quickly changing political landscape.

The IRS: the internal retaliation service
Town Hall's Tony Katz says that since the IRS was targeting Tea Party groups during the 2012 election, it was, by every standard, electioneering.

Graduation season raises new questions about gender on campus
The American's Mark J. Perry questions why there are numerous women's centers on college campuses even though men are now the 'second sex' in higher education. 

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

Obama calls IRS's targeting of conservative groups 'outrageous'
President Obama said Monday that he would 'not tolerate' political targeting by the Internal Revenue Service, report The Hill's Justin Sink and Bernie Becker.

Benghazi review chief defends decision to not interview Clinton
Retired U.S. Ambassador Thomas Pickering said his probe was aimed at finding out who made the decisions on Benghazi, Libya, and that Clinton was not involved, reports The Hill's Jonathan Easley.