President Barack Obama plans to name a trusted military adviser with ties to his drawdown of troops in Afghanistan as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, multiple officials confirmed to CNN on Monday.
Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has released his proposed amendments to the child support enforcement bill that failed to pass the Legislature earlier this year. The bill was rejected over concerns of federal overreach and disputed claims that Idaho would be forced to uphold rulings made under Islamic law.