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A.M. Links: Obama Wants Democrats To Take Responsibility For Obamacare, Boehner Fed Up with Tea Party Criticism, EU Warns About Safety of Bitcoin

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  • Credit: White House

    President Obama and Democratic leaders are pressuring vulnerable party members who are up for re-election in 2014 to buck up and take responsibility for Obamacare.

  • House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is fed up with tea party-backed conservative groups criticizing his leadership and blasting a bipartisan budget proposal.
  • The European Union today issued a warning about the safety of Bitcoin: the virtual currency that is not issued by any government. Oh no!
  • United Nations inspectors examined seven alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria determining that chemical weapons were probably used in four of the locations.
  • The half-brother of golf star Tiger Woods was arrested Thursday in Phoenix for allegedly making a false bomb threat at the government building where he works.
  • Two men were arrested in the U.K. on suspicion of inciting racial hatred after writing anti-semitic tweets.

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