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May 21, 2013



NATIONAL

WTimes: Group fighting voter fraud among those waiting on IRS

NYT: White House Says It Didn’t Loop Obama In on I.R.S. Inquiry
WaPo: White House knew IRS probe findings earlier
WTimes: Carney: White House aides insulated Obama from IRS scandal
WSJ: Treasury Knew IRS Was Planning Apology
Politico: Max Baucus, Orrin Hatch expand IRS probe
Roll Call: Why the IRS Mess Bares Big Campaign Finance Problems

Rivkin & Casey: The IRS and the Drive to Stop Free Speech
James Taranto: A Crisis of Authority: The deeper meaning of the Obama scandals
Rush Limbaugh: Goal of the IRS Scandal: Scare GOP Donors
Rush Limbaugh: Big Tea Party IRS Protests Planned for 5/21

WP: Obama’s rating steady in face of controversies, likely buoyed by rising economic hopes



NYT: Veteran Senator Emerges as Player on Immigration Overhaul
Hill: Senate Democrats work to woo Cornyn, Hatch on immigration reform
NYT: Immigration Officials Say Safeguards Were Added
WTimes: Senate panel OKs tax-welfare benefits for newly legal immigrants
Examiner: Schumer gives GOP ‘pass’ to vote against benefits for immigrants
Hill: Gang of Eight splits over tax credits for provisional immigrants
Politico: Immigration bill nears finish line
Politico: Tea partiers reject immigration reform
Hill: Conservatives declare opposition to Senate immigration bill

Hill: Benghazi witness points finger at Clinton on lapses in consulate security
American Spectator: Despite the WaPost, Benghazi Is a Major Scandal
National Review: Issa Warns Hillary

WTimes: Fast and Furious: U.S. Attorney sought to discredit agent by leaking documents
NYT: Ex-U.S. Attorney in Arizona Is Criticized for Leak to Fox

Hill: Labor unions break ranks with White House on ObamaCare
WSJ: Role of Health-Law 'Navigators' Under Fire
NYT: Editorial: New Efforts to Undercut Health Reforms
Hill: Snowe: President thought opposition to health law would eventually fade away

Michael Gerson: GOP fear of Common Core education standards unfounded



MICHIGAN

DetN: Hathaway lawyer pleads case to keep her out of prison; feds want 12-18 months

VIRGINIA

WaPo: Editorial: Virginia’s Republican slate picked by tiny sliver
WaPo: Antiabortion group plans to use Virginia races as ‘template’ for 2014 midterm efforts
Daily Caller: Democrats use running mate against Cuccinelli

SOUTH DAKOTA

Politico: Harry Reid, Tom Daschle feud over S.D. Senate seat

NEW HAMPSHIRE

CNN: Rand Paul donates $10,000 to New Hampshire GOP
WTimes: Rand Paul tries to bind N.H. GOP, libertarians; can learn tough lessons from father

NEW YORK

NYDN: Sheldon Silver says 'I'm sorry' for his role in the Vito Lopez sex scandal coverup
NYT: Very Bad Week Is Merely Bump for Assembly’s Master of Power

Politico: Clintons to stay out of N.Y.C. race

GEORGIA


AJC: Michelle Nunn attends DSCC fundraiser with President Obama

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Kirk undecided on Pritzker appointment for Commerce Secretary

INDIANA

Fox: Indiana attorney general probing privacy breach of ‘Obamaphone’ users

ARKANSAS

WSJ: Arkansas Official Accused of Extortion
Fox: Arkansas treasurer accused of taking cash from broker

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe: Gabriel Gomez blasts Edward Markey on safety
NYT: Massachusetts G.O.P. Hopes Lightning Strikes Again in Senate Race

OREGON

WSJ: A Property-Tax Push to Fight Crime

UTAH

Hill: GOP’s Love seeks rematch in Utah

























 



 

May 20, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Obama's Counsel Was Told of IRS Audit Findings Weeks Ago
NYT: I.R.S. Inquiry Status Told to White House in April
NYT: Confusion and Staff Troubles Rife at I.R.S. Office in Ohio
Examiner: Anonymous Cincinnati IRS official: “Everything comes from the top.”
Hill: Sen. Portman: IRS will need special counsel
WaPo: How the IRS seeded the clouds in 2010 for a political deluge three years later
WaPo: Sunday Show roundup: Pfeiffer defends Obama as GOP criticism continues
Fox: Top Obama adviser stakes out defiant defense on IRS, Benghazi, AP scandals
Hill: Team Obama digs in, fights to get agenda on track amid scandals
WSJ: Big Government Loses Control
National Review: The Impeachment Option

Hill: ‘Irrelevant’ where Obama was during Benghazi Consulate attack, says adviser
Hill: McConnell: White House ‘made up a tale’ about Benghazi
WTimes: Republicans weigh risks, benefits of select committee on Benghazi
Joe Curl: Benghazi is the only scandal that matters

Fox: USCIS union says it opposes Senate immigration bill
NYT: Larger Union That Enforces Immigration Opposes Bill
WT: Labor union chief calls immigration bill dangerous, sees agency as ‘approval machine’
WTimes: Rethinking immigration rules for asylum after Boston

NYT: Potential Donors to Enroll America Grow Skittish
Hill: Despite talk, no effort in Congress to change ObamaCare's employer mandate
Robert Samuelson: Is the health-care spending slowdown for real?

WaPo: A rare peek into a Justice Department leak probe
Fox: AP president calls on Obama to 'rein in' DOJ probe into wire service's records

Politico: Cabinet nominees on 2 different paths

Hill: Senate barrels toward showdown over consumer bureau nominee

Examiner: More on Thomas Perez, disparate impact and the Supreme Court

DC: Susan Rice, likely NSC head, had string of failures in Africa before Benghazi

WSJ: Authorities Find Mail With Ricin In Spokane

Andrew Kohut: The Good News About Race and Voting

Politico: Scandals cause high anxiety for House Dems in ‘14

Politico: GOP senators stave off primary foes

WaPo: Four key Hillary Clinton staffers from 2008 unlikely to sign on for 2016 bid

WTimes: Rand Paul gets an early start on 2016 in New Hampshire



FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Gov. Rick Scott to veto tuition hike

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Michigan Republicans seek new limits on welfare aid

VIRGINIA

NYT: Virginia G.O.P. Pleases Crowd With Barbs About I.R.S.
Politico: E.W. Jackson bemoaned black voters' 'slavish devotion' to Dems
Hill: Virginia GOP Lt. Gov. nominee: Obama has ‘Muslim perspective’

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee JS: Proposal gives Scott Walker administration more power to sell state property

MINNESOTA

Politico: Poll: Michele Bachmann in for tight fight

NEW YORK

NYT: Scrutiny of Silver Continues as Lopez Is Set to Resign

NYT: Editorial: Education, Vision and the Mayor’s Race

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Decision time for L.A.

TEXAS

Fox: Texas Republican Sen. Cruz eligible to be president should he decide to run

GEORGIA


Fox: Georgia Gov. Deal orders Bibles returned to state-owned park

ILLINOIS

Fox: Illinois Senate approves bill to legalize medical marijuana

UTAH

Roll Call: Mia Love Announces Utah Rematch

MONTANA

Hill: GOP Rep. Steve Daines mulling Montana Senate bid once more








 



 

May 19, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: No Debt-Limit Showdown Before Labor Day
Hill: Extraordinary measures become standard as debt limit hit again

NYT: Confusion and Staff Troubles Rife at I.R.S. Office in Ohio

NatJ: Explaining the Connection Between Obama's Health Care Law and the IRS

Hill: Business groups cheer on House immigration reform effort
NYT: Editorial: The Immigration Bill Presses On

NYT: Criticism of Veterans Affairs Secretary Mounts Over Backlog in Claims

Fox: Lawmakers eye regulating domestic surveillance drones

WaPo: President Obama exercises a fluid grip on the levers of power
Salena Zito: Scandals vs. sway
Clarice Feldman: Capital Powerball: Scandals Grease Washington's Wheels
Dana Milbank: Conspiracy of the unproductive

Fox: FBI searches apartment after ricin letters discovered in Washington state

Fox: Dems' Senate campaigns marked by internal battles

WSJ: Sunday Talk Lineup: Pfeiffer on IRS, Benghazi



FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Marco Rubio blames President Obama for latest scandals

VIRGINIA





Politico: Ken Cuccinelli is Virginia GOP gubernatorial nominee
Examiner: Cuccinelli Accepts GOP Nomination For Governor
Fox: New Virginia GOP gov. nominee Cuccinelli is Tea Party favorite
Politico: Virginia GOP launches tea party ticket
WaPo: Va. GOP settles on Cuccinelli, Obenshain and Jackson for November ballot
WaPo: Va. GOP picks conservatives for fall ticket
Fox: State Sen. Mark Obenshain nominated for Virginia attorney general by GOP
NYT: Scandal Involving Gifts and Theft Charges Complicates Politics in Virginia

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee JS: Obama and Walker earn identical approval ratings in Wisconsin

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Bachmann campaign allegations attract attention of FBI

IOWA

Des Moines Register: Is tea party set to boil over scandal?

NEW YORK

NYT: Lopez Says He Will Quit Assembly on Monday
Albany TU: Lopez says he's out as of Monday

TEXAS

Dallas MN: Texas Republicans in Congress seethe over IRS tea party scandal

GEORGIA


AJC: Nathan Deal says feds 'dumping' refugees on Georgia
AJC: Immigration and the blessings of an IRS scandal

ILLINOIS

Fox: Illinois lawmakers crack down on social media 'flash mobs'

HAWAII

Daily Caller: Two IRS offices targeted Hawaii GOP leader at the same time









 



 

May 18, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Higher-Ups Knew of IRS Case
Fox: Treasury officials knew of IRS probe last June, watchdog reveals
Hill: Watchdog: Senior Obama administration officials were told of IRS probe last year
NYT: Republicans Expand I.R.S. Inquiry, With Eye on White House
WaPo: House panel launches inquiries into IRS targeting of conservative groups
NatJ: How Republicans Will Try to Pin the IRS Scandal on Obama
WTimes: Facing fire, ousted IRS chief apologizes for tea party targeting
Examiner: Congressman: IRS asked pro-life group about 'the content of their prayers'
WTimes: GOP eager to link IRS scandal to ‘Obamacare’ takedown efforts
Hill: GOP links ObamaCare, IRS scandal in address
NYT: Where the I.R.S. Investigation May Go From Here
WSJ: Merely a Tax Misunderstanding
WaPo: Editorial: IRS shake up had better be thorough
Taranto: Why the Obama IRS scandal may be worse than a cancer on the presidency

WSJ: House GOP Subpoenas Benghazi Review Leader
WTimes: House GOP issues subpoena in Benghazi investigation
NYT: Subpoena for Head of Benghazi Panel
Hill: Rep. Issa subpoenas Benghazi auditor Thomas Pickering
Andrew McCarthy: The 10 P.M. Phone Call between Clinton and Obama
Rush Limbaugh: Did Regime Time IRS News to Distract from Benghazi?

NYT: President Seeks Path Forward Beyond Troubles

Examiner: Marco Rubio’s immigration game plan
Politico: Immigration reform no sure bet
Politico: Jeb Bush met with tea party on immigration
D Caller: Brit Hume: I wouldn’t be surprised to see Rubio vote against final immigration bill
NatJ: Marco Rubio Makes His Move For 2016

Politico: Sunday talk show tip sheet



MICHIGAN

NYT: A Black Mound of Canadian Oil Waste Is Rising Over Detroit

NORTH CAROLINA

Roll Call: Ambassador Eyeing Kay Hagan Challenge

WTimes: John Edwards re-emerges, begins public comeback

VIRGINIA

WaPo: McDonnell’s disclosures highlight Virginia’s loose rules for personal gifts to politicians

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: 2012 Franken letters asked IRS to investigate all social welfare groups engaged in "substantial" campaign activity

NEVADA

Politico: Politico: Sunday talk show tip sheet

NEW YORK

WSJ: Lopez Resigns Amid Pressure
NYT: New York Legislator Facing Expulsion Says He’ll Resign
NYT: Editorial: Unforgivable Conduct in Albany

Albany TU: Cuomo announces appointments; Glazer will exit

NYT: City’s Largest Union Says It Will Endorse de Blasio
NYT: In Document, Lhota Puts His Worth at $13 Million

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Analyst disputes Brown's budget outlook as too glum

LA Times: Garcetti's lead over Greuel at 7 percentage points in mayoral race

TEXAS

WSJ: Annise Parker: The Modern American Boomtown

GEORGIA


AJC: Sheldon Adelson’s super PAC operation comes to Georgia
AJC: Your GOP convention blog: IRS 'must be brought to its knees,' says Johnny Isakson

LOUISIANA

Politico: Bobby Jindal: IRS officials deserve prison time

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Editorial: Mayor Difficult -- Has Emanuel alienated Chicagoans?

TENNESSEE

Hill: WWE wrestler 'Kane' reportedly weighs Senate challenge to Lamar Alexander

NEW JERSEY

NYT: Newark Mayor Discloses $1.3 Million in Speaking Fees

MASSACHUSETTS

Hill: Spending by outside groups could change terrain of Mass. Senate race

ARIZONA

Politico: Arizona ban on driver's licenses for 'DREAMers' allowed to continue












 



 

May 17, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Boehner ‘Concerned’ About Slow Pace of Immigration in House
NYT: Bipartisan House Group Reaches Preliminary Immigration Deal
Miami Herald: After Dem brinksmanship, House group finds agreement on immigration bill
WaPo: Senate group hopes bipartisan support will help immigration bill
WSJ: Schumer Conjures Kennedy Ghost at Immigration Hearing
Michael Barone: In defense of Jason Richwine and Charles Murray

Examiner: Tea Party leaders vent anger at IRS for targeting them

WaPo: Lawmakers to focus on whether IRS misled Congress on screening practices
WaPo: IRS stalled conservative groups, but gave speedy approval to Obama foundation

Fox: IRS official who oversaw unit targeting Tea Party now heads ObamaCare office
ABC: IRS Official in Charge During Tea Party Targeting Now Runs Health Care Office
Examiner: IRS tax exemption/Obamacare exec got $103,390 in bonuses

WSJ: Second Top IRS Official Quits as GOP Scrutiny Rises

NYT: Obama to Name Budget Official as Acting I.R.S. Chief
WSJ: Obama Picks Daniel Werfel for IRS Post
WaPo: Obama appoints Daniel Werfel as acting head of IRS
WSJ: Meet Danny Werfel, New IRS Acting Chief



NYT: G.O.P., Energized, Weighs How Far to Take Inquiries
LA Times: House showdown set over IRS targeting of conservative groups
NatJ: Why Republicans Think the IRS Scandal Is More Politically Potent Than Benghazi
Roll Call: IRS Scandal Falls Right in McConnell's Wheelhouse

Sen. Rand Paul: A staggering abuse of power
Peggy Noonan: Political abuse of the IRS threatens the basic integrity of our government
Kim Strassel: The IRS Scandal Started at the Top
David Brooks: When Governments Go Bad
George Will: Obama’s tapped-out trust
NY Post: Raindrops wash away reeling O’s fake veneer
Charles Krauthammer: Redacted truth, subjunctive outrage
Jonah Goldberg: An Agency after Obama’s Own Heart
John Fund: Strange Goings-On at the White House
James Taranto: What Would Bulworth Do?
Rush Limbaugh: These Scandals are Liberalism Out of Control
NYT: Editorial: Scandal Machine

NYT: A President Tries to Regain His Footing
Charlie Cook: Republicans Should Go Easy on Obama, At Least in Public

WaPo: House votes to repeal Obamacare for 37th time
WTimes: House GOP rejoices in vote to repeal ‘Obamacare,’ Democrats see insanity
WSJ: Freshman Republicans Get Chance to Vote Against Health Law

WaPo: Senate confirms Moniz as secretary of energy

WaPo: Labor secretary nominee Perez clears early hurdle in confirmation
Fox: Senate panel backs Perez to head Labor Department, in party-line vote

Bloomberg: Obama’s Commerce Pick Got $54 Million from Bahamas Trust

WTimes: Gina McCarthy, Obama’s EPA pick, advances on party-line vote
WaPo: Senate committee approves Obama’s nomination of Gina McCarthy to head EPA

WSJ: High Hurdles for Labor Board Nominees
WTimes: 2nd court invalidates Obama’s recess pick for NLRB

WSJ: FHFA Nominee Watt Pledges to Sell Bank Shares

NYT: Republican Drive to Block Cabinet Picks May Spur Change to Senate Rules

WSJ: GOP Keeps Pressing Obama on Keystone Pipeline

WSJ: OpEd: Justice & Education depts issue a dangerous new speech code for colleges



FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Gov. Rick Scott’s choice: to veto or not to veto?

VIRGINIA

Examiner: Ken Cuccinelli rips President Obama's energy agenda
WTimes: Ken Cuccinelli blazing own path in Virginia gubernatorial campaign
WaPo: Poll: Terry McAuliffe pulls ahead of Ken Cuccinelli in race for Va. governor

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Bachmann revels in 229-195 House vote to repeal Obamacare

NEW YORK

NYT: Silver to Seek Lopez’s Expulsion From Assembly Over Harassment Claims

NYT: Weiner’s Wife Didn’t Disclose Consulting Work She Did While Serving in State Dept.
NYDN: Weiner’s wife, Huma Abedin, was allowed to do outside work while at State Dept.

GEORGIA


AJC: Karen Handel announces for U.S. Senate
Roll Call: Another Republican Announces Run in #GA10

NEW JERSEY

WaPo: FBI seeks source of prostitution, corruption allegations against Sen. Robert Menendez

MASSACHUSETTS

WaPo: Four things to watch in the Massachusetts Senate race
















 



 

May 16, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Boehner Says Prison Time Possible in IRS Scandal
Fox: Lawmakers ramp up scandal scrutiny, Boehner wants 'jail' for IRS offenders

WSJ: Tax Scandal Fells IRS Chief
NYT: I.R.S. Chief Out After Protest Over Scrutiny of Groups
WaPo: Acting director of IRS forced to resign amid furor over targeting of conservative groups
WT: Obama pushes out IRS chief, pledges to fix tax agency; move unlikely to end scandal
WSJ: Lew's Letter Requesting Resignation
Fox: GOP says they will continue probe after acting IRS commissioner resigns
Examiner: IRS exec got $42k in bonuses in three years
DC: Embattled IRS official Lois Lerner’s husband’s law firm has strong Obama connections
National Review: The Nine Lies of Lois Lerner

WT: Tea party group targeted by IRS suspected opposition research for Obama campaign
Daily Caller: Did the IRS give Mitt Romney’s tax returns to Harry Reid?

WSJ: Democrats & IRS: Chuck Schumer wanted agency to probe tax-exempt political groups
Karl Rove: The Senate Roots of the IRS Scandal
James Taranto: Faith or Consequences
Rush Limbaugh: The Real War on Women Occurred at IRS
Rush Limbaugh: The Tea Party is What American Politics is Supposed to Be All About
Rush Limbaugh: How Can We Let the IRS Run Obamacare?
NYT: Editorial: Take Politics Away From the I.R.S.
NYT: OpEd: The Real I.R.S. Scandal
Dana Milbank: Eric Holder’s abdication
Michael Gerson: Government’s heavy hand felt in IRS, AP scandals
Michael Barone: Benghazi and the IRS: Politics by Other Means
American Spectator: The Liberal Union Behind the IRS

WSJ: Benghazi Emails Released
NYT: Early E-Mails on Benghazi Show Internal Divisions
WaPo: Obama administration releases e-mails detailing agencies’ debate over Benghazi
WTimes: Benghazi talking points carefully trimmed; possible terror links scrubbed
Fox: Benghazi emails show State Dept had heavy hand in watering down account of attack
Examiner: Petraeus email objected to Benghazi talking points
DC: White House’s Benghazi email dump shows critical two-day gap, CIA objection

WTimes: Rubio lists amendments to sweeten immigration bill
Hill: Democrats: We can call Rubio’s bluff on immigration reform
Hill: Immigration group in the House facing make-or-break moment
WSJ: OpEd: The GOP's Hispanic Opening
WaPo: The GOP’s Hispanic problem
Ann Coulter: Here's That 'Dynamic Scoring' You Asked For, Senator

Fox: Joint Chiefs chairman cites 'crisis' over alleged military sexual assaults
NYT: Multiple Proposals on Assault in Military, but Also Disagreement
WaPo: Some in Congress want changes in military law as a result of sex scandals

NYT: Criticized on Seizure of Records, White House Pushes News Media Shield Law

NYT: An Onset of Woes Raises Questions on Obama Vision
WaPo: Obama struggles to get beyond a scandal trifecta
Fox: Scandals prompt comparisons between Nixon, Obama administrations
Politico: President Obama's agenda jeopardized by scandals

WSJ: Democrats Try to End Standoff on Nominations
Sherman Boehlert: GOP should end Gina McCarthy obstruction

Politico: Marilyn Tavenner approved by Senate for CMS post

NatJ: Feinstein: Rogers a 'Respected' Contender for FBI

WSJ: House Republicans Air Budget Ideas, Prepare for Fall Confrontation
Hill: Boehner pleads for unity among House Republicans on debt ceiling

Politico: NRCC chief Greg Walden vows to fix polling flaws

Hill: Former Gov. Granholm gets behind effort to draft Hillary Clinton in ’16
Hill: Poll: Christie fares best against Clinton in 2016



VIRGINIA

Politico: Va. Democrats hit Ken Cuccinelli on abortion

MINNESOTA

NatJ: Bachmann Airing Ads On Minnesota TV
Roll Call: Bachmann to Air Early Season TV Ads

SOUTH DAKOTA

Roll Call: Weiland Is Democrats' Best Hope in S.D., for Now

COLORADO

Denver Post: Tom Tancredo considering a run for Colorado governor in 2014

NEW YORK

NYT: Report Finds Lawmaker Was Shielded by Leaders
NY Post: Speaker Silver mishandled Lopez sex-harass claims, violated house rules
NYDN: Vito Lopez made aides touch the tumors on his neck and wear skimpy clothing
Albany TU: Lopez: There’s an ‘all out war’ against me

NYT: Weighing Bid for City Hall, Weiner Is Said to Be Struggling to Fill Out His Team
NYT: For New York Mayor, D’Amato Puts His Money on a Democrat

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Lawmakers test Brown's no-tax resolve with calls to hike levies

SOUTH CAROLINA

Roll Call: Sanford Unlikely to Get 2014 Primary Challenge

GEORGIA


AJC: Like father, like daughter: Decoding Michelle Nunn's Senate deliberations

LOUISIANA

Roll Call: DeMint-Linked Group Eyes Louisiana Senate Candidate

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Mayor dodges on rules in accepting campaign gifts




















 



 

May 15, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: FBI Launches Probe of IRS
NYT: Management Flaws at I.R.S. Cited in Tea Party Scrutiny
WT: IRS audit found political bias against conservatives; groups quit after application delay
WaPo: IG report: ‘Inappropriate criteria’ stalled IRS approvals of conservative groups
Fox: Watchdog report describes massive delays as IRS slow-walked Tea Party groups
WSJ: Inspector General’s IRS Report: Highlights, Full Text
Politico: Franklin Graham: IRS targeted us, too
DC: IRS official Lerner speedily approved exemption for Obama brother’s ‘charity’
WSJ: Your Next IRS Political Audit: The tax agency is getting vast new power in health care
Byron York: IRS scandal raises fears about enforcing Obamacare
WSJ: A Brief History of IRS Political Targeting
WaPo: The IRS scandal: Who is calling for what
WSJ: Independent Revenue Service: Obama has a strange view of IRS political accountability
Taranto: IRS's Nonprofit Helper: A tax-exempt charity disseminated confidential tax info
Rush Limbaugh: Political Hacks at the IRS Leaked Confidential Information on Conservatives to the Liberal Media Group ProPublica

WSJ: Holder Defends Phone-Records Seizure
NYT: Justice Dept. Defends Seizure of Phone Records
WaPo: AG Eric Holder back in crossfire after Justice Dept. obtains AP phone records
WT: AG Holder defends Justice Department subpoena power against news media
Fox: Holder faces tough House questioning, after defending AP records probe
Examiner: RNC chairman calls for Holder's resignation
NYT: Editorial: Spying on The Associated Press
WaPo: Editorial: Damage to press freedom likely outweighs national security gain

WSJ: Senators Vote to Plug Immigration Loophole Exposed by Bombings
WaPo: Senate immigration bill includes amendment prompted by Boston bombing
LA Times: Senators tighten student visa rules in immigration bill
WTimes: Senators vote to weaken entry-exit system in immigration bill
WSJ: Graham, Flake Push Back on Changes to Immigration Plan
Politico: House immigration group at impasse
Charles Murray: In Defense of Jason Richwine

Fox: Heads of Benghazi review board say they'll testify before Congress after criticism
American Spectator: What Is It About Benghazi?

NYT: House to Vote Yet Again on Repealing Health Care Law

WSJ: Controversies Threaten President's Agenda
Hill: Controversies threaten President Obama's second-term agenda
Fox: White House in damage control mode as potential scandals pile up
NatJ: Democrats in Triage Mode on White House Scandals
NatJ: Hillary Clinton Has The Most To Lose From Obama's Scandals
American Thinker: The End of the Obama Illusion
Dan Balz Obama’s second term clouded by controversies
Kathleen Parker: IRS, AP scandals bring tea partyers, ‘lamestream media’ together
Jen Rubin: Media who spin for Obama are getting lonely as scandals pile up
Dick Morris: Obama losing control
Chicago Trib: Ed: Obama & overreach: evidence of truth-shading, arrogance & intrusion

WSJ: Deficit Is Shrinking Quickly
NYT: U.S. Budget Deficit Shrinks Far Faster Than Expected



NYT: For Republicans, Incentives to Strike a Budget Deal With Obama

WSJ: Hagel: 11 Furlough Days for DOD Civilians
WSJ: FAA Bonuses and the Sequester



PENNSYLVANIA

Politico: Joe Sestak eyes rematch vs. Pat Toomey in 2016

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Poll: Majority in Michigan now support gay marriage

Fox: Detroit mayor Dave Bing won't seek re-election
Detroit News: Bing's potential plans up focus on Ficano

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Minnesota ushers in gay marriage
Fox: Minnesota governor signs gay marriage bill

NEBRASKA

Roll Call: Heineman Consults Former Governors Who Served In Senate

COLORADO

Denver Post: Colorado Tea Party groups believed to be targeted by IRS

NEW YORK

NYT: Big Forum? For Cuomo, It’s Always a ‘Summit’

NYT: Contributions Piling Up in Race for Mayor
NY Post: Weiner to seek erection, will announce bid for mayor

CALIFORNIA

WSJ: Rare Golden State Gold: a Budget Surplus
NYT: California Governor Issues Cautious Budget, Disappointing Democrats
LA Times: Gov. Jerry Brown sticks to hard line in revised budget proposal
SacBee: Gov. Jerry Brown takes cautious approach on California budget

GEORGIA


AJC: David Perdue forms Senate exploratory committee

NEW JERSEY



NYT: A Governor and a Prince, Down at the Shore

ARIZONA

Roll Call: Who Will Take On Ann Kirkpatrick in Arizona?
























 



 

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