Katie Pavlich
President Obama is expected to hold a press conference Friday at 3 p.m. ET before heading out of town for vacation in Martha's Vineyard.

Topics likely to come up:

-Terror threats and the closing of U.S. embassies
-Relations with Russia/Edward Snowden
-IRS scandal
-Debt ceiling
-Immigration reform

This will be President Obama's first solo press conference since April 2013.

Katie Pavlich

Katie Pavlich is the Editor at Townhall.com. Follow her on Twitter @katiepavlich. She is a New York Times Best Selling author. Her latest book Assault and Flattery: The Truth About the Left and Their War on Women, was published on July 8, 2014.