What we’re reading: Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Updated
By Rick Bosh
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House April 30, 2013 in Washington, DC. The president took...
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House April 30, 2013 in Washington, DC. The president took...
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

In The New York Times opinion page: Maureen Dowd picks apart President Obama’s Tuesday news conference. The editorial board is looking at the next possible steps regarding the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.

The special election stage is set in Massachusetts: Congressman Ed Markey pushed past Rep. Stephen Lynch to face former Navy Seal Gabriel Gomez.

What we're reading: Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Updated