DAY'S END ROUND-UP

FROM THE BLOGS:

Obama says Ho Chi Minh was inspired by Founding Fathers, conservatives freak out
Mother Jones's Asawin Suebsaeng says that Republican critics need to consult their history books before criticizing President Obama.

Pelosi driving force behind saving NSA spying program
Firedoglake's D.S. Wright says the Minority Leader's "hypocrisy is stunning" considering her principled stand during the Bush Administration

Obama is all talk on the economy
The National Review's Michael Barone says the president has presented few serious policy recommendations in his pivot back to the economy

Victims slam Obama's 'phony scandal' talking point
Hot Air's Guy Benson highlights a segment featuring those upset that the White House has dismissed the political impact of recent controversies

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

White House seeks to transfer Gitmo prisoners to Algeria
Press secretary Jay Carney said the move is being made in a “responsible manner” and in consultation with Congress, The Hill's Jonathan Easley reports

Obama administration won't label Morsi toppling a coup
The decision will allow $1.5 billion in mostly military aid to Egypt to continue, The Hill's Julian Pecquet reports


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