February 10, 2015 12:42 PM EST

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is holding a briefing for reporters Tuesday afternoon, in which he’s expected to address the confirmed death of ISIS hostage Kayla Jean Mueller. Earnest’s briefing also comes the same day former Obama political strategist David Axelrod revealed in his book that then-Sen. Barack Obama misled the nation about his stance on gay marriage during the 2008 campaign.

Watch the briefing live above.

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