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October 31, 2013



NATIONAL

Karl Rove The President's Broken Health-Care Promises
James Taranto Another ObamaCare Victim
Ann Coulter Thank These Republicans for Obamacare
Rush Limbaugh Republicans Demonstrate No Strategy or Desire to Win at Sebelius Hearing

WaPo Health care vow comes back to haunt Obama
WSJ You Can Keep Your Health Plan*
Politico GOP rides wave of insurance cancellation notices
NYT Contrite White House Spurns Health Law’s Critics
Examiner House leaves for two weeks, GOP promises Obamacare scrutiny on return

NYT As Talks Open, Democrats Show Signs of Division
WaPo Beneath conference committee’s sweet words lurks old sticking point: Taxes
WaPo Why the budget conference committee probably won’t do anything
WTimes Federal deficit below $1 trillion for first time in Obama’s tenure

NYT House Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank Provision
Hill House votes for bipartisan change to Dodd-Frank on bank swaps

NatJ Farm Bill Conference Begins With Members Determined to 'Show How to Govern'
Roll Call Farm Bill Conference Faces Pre-Emptive Conservative Demands

WTimes Top GOP leader rejects immigration conference with Senate
Fox Pressure on House to vote on immigration renews focus on enforcement, 'sanctuary' laws

Fox Justice and State departments blocking access to survivors of Benghazi attack
WTimes U.S. military commandos made it to Benghazi
Rasmussen 43% Think Benghazi Will Hurt Hillary Clinton’s Candidacy in 2016

Politico Poll: Obama approval at all-time low
MSNBC NBC/WSJ poll: Obama approval sinks to new low

NYT Voters’ Anger Over Shutdown Is Inspiring Democrats to Run

WaPo The GOP establishment strikes back



FLORIDA

TB Times State and Pinellas agree on dates for election for Young's seat
Roll Call Florida House Special-Election Date Scheduled

VIRGINIA

WaPo Is Terry McAuliffe pulling away or losing ground?
WaPo For Cuccinelli, a conservative heritage preserved in writing
WTimes McAuliffe, Cuccinelli try to swing Libertarian vote in Virginia race for governor
WaPo Virginia Latinos, courted by Democrats, plunge into state political activism
Rasmussen Virginia Governor: McAuliffe (D) 43%, Cuccinelli (R) 36%, Sarvis (L) 12%

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Roll Call For N.H. Republicans, Pain Is Probably Temporary

NEW YORK

NYT On Council, de Blasio Blended Idealism With Push for Power
NYT In Their Final Debate, Lhota and de Blasio Mock Each Other’s Résumés

TEXAS

Politico Ted Cruz extends olive branch to GOP senators
Hill Reid: Cruz nomination would destroy GOP

ALABAMA

Roll Call Business Strikes Back in Special Election
Politico Alabama Republicans in tight duel

NYT Editorial: Alabama Surrenders

TENNESSEE

WaPo ‘Fredo’ Gonzales lands new gig in Nashville

KENTUCKY

NYT Senator Rand Paul Is Accused of Plagiarizing His Lines From Wikipedia
Politico Rand Paul: Plagiarism charge from ‘haters’

NEW JERSEY

WTimes Chris Christie’s New Jersey bus tour shows appeal among ‘blues’

WaPo New Jersey poised to add a minimum wage hike to its constitution












 



 

October 30, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ Canceled Policies Heat Up Health Fight
WaPo Obama accused of breaking promise to consumers as health plans cancel policies
WSJ Republicans Pounce as Focus Turns to Insurance Cancellations
WaPo Obama’s pledge that ‘no one will take away’ your health plan
WTimes As Americans lose coverage, Democrats say Obama too rosy about health care law
Hill White House struggles to defend Obama healthcare claim
NYT Cancellation of Health Care Plans Replaces Website Problems as Prime Target
WSJ Some Consumers Face Jump in Prices as Old Policies End
WSJ White House Races to Quell Health Uproar
WTimes GOP goes for laughs: Anti-Obamacare ad to run during Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’
WSJ The ObamaCare Awakening: Americans are losing their coverage by political design
Holman Jenkins The Outrage Arrives
James Taranto ObamaCare Apologetics
Jonah Goldberg Obama’s Big Lie
Rush Limbaugh Obama Lied When He Said Obamacare Would Let You Keep Your Plan

WaPo Kathleen Sebelius, welcome to an unwelcome Washington tradition: The deathwatch.

Examiner As Budget talks begin, hopes for grand bargain fade

Roll Call Defense Policy Bill Likely Thanksgiving Appetizer

NYT Where the Buck Stops, Some See a Bystander

Fox Senate approves Obama pick for National Labor Relations Board general counsel
Huff Post Senate Confirms Obama's Choice For Labor Board General Counsel
WaPo Senate confirms NLRB nominee Richard Griffin

WSJ Lawmakers Join Rally Against ‘War on Coal’ at Capitol
WSJ New EPA Rules Will Kill Clean Coal
Al Gore The Coming Carbon Asset Bubble

NYT Business-Conservative Alliance Presses for Immigration Action

NYT Between Democrats and a Push for Filibuster Change, One Nominee

Politico Mitch McConnell, John Boehner to face ad barrage

Dick Morris Wiretaps: Hillary’s scandal?



MICHIGAN

Detroit FP: Benny Napoleon, Mike Duggan's final mayoral face-off a bruising debate

VIRGINIA

Politico Poll: Virginia governor race a nailbiter
Kathleen Parker Virginia is GOP wake-up call
NatJ Republicans Should Stop Worrying About Ken Cuccinelli
NatJ Ken Cuccinelli’s Problems Are a Symptom of the GOP's Massive Woes

NEW YORK

NYT Ballot Measure on Judicial Retirement Age Is Said to Divide Cuomo and Top Judge

NYT Consultant to Democrats Faces Corruption Charges
LoHud Political consultant with ties to Ridge Hill faces federal fraud, tax charges

Buffalo News Ethics probe dropped on Reed’s use of campaign funds to pay tax bill

CALIFORNIA

WSJ California's Prison-Litigation Nightmare

TEXAS

Politico After Iowa, Ted Cruz heading to South Carolina

SOUTH CAROLINA

Politico Nikki Haley up by 9 in reelection bid

GEORGIA


AJC The new number in Georgia’s Senate race: $324 million

ALABAMA

Roll Call Republicans Stampede Open Alabama House Seat

ILLINOIS

Fox Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. reports to federal prison
Chicago Tribune Jackson Jr. assigned to minimum security section of prison

WSJ Pension Pinch Busts City Budgets

TENNESSEE


Hill Alexander demands Sebelius’s resignation

KENTUCKY

Examiner Conservative group's new attack on Mitch McConnell dismissed as 'dumb'
Roll Call Conservative Group Attacks McConnell on TV

NEW JERSEY



WSJ Chris Christie on 2016: ‘We’ll See What Happens’
NYT Christie Embraces Budget Strategies He Scorned as a Candidate

WYOMING

Politico Mike Enzi says VP Dick Cheney telling fish tales
















 



 

October 29, 2013



NATIONAL

Fox: Krauthammer: ObamaCare will collapse on its own
NBC: Obama admin. knew millions could not keep their health insurance
HE: Rubio introduces “Delay Until Fully Functional Act” to push back individual mandate

NYT: House, Set to Vote on 2 Bills, Is Seen as an Ally of Wall St.

WSJ: Democrats Press Vote on Pick for Housing Agency
Politico: Harry Reid sets up Mel Watt vote

Byron York: Arrival of Obamacare puts focus on IRS tax-credit scandal

Hill: Ted Cruz looms large over comprehensive immigration reform
Hill: Republican lawmaker predicts GOP surge in support for immigration reform

Rush Limbaugh: 60 Minutes On Benghazi, Avoids Discussion of Obama and Hillary

WSJ: Fed Governors Increasingly Have Academic Backgrounds

WSJ: The Unbearable Lightness of Obama
Rush Limbaugh: Obama Doesn't Know Jack

Pete DuPont: Hillary Will Run: How could she not?

Politico: Jeb Bush: End 'crony capitalism'

ABC: Poll Finds Vast Gaps in Basic Views on Gender, Race, Religion and Politics



FLORIDA

Huff Post: Marco Rubio Backs Away From Own Immigration Bill Becoming Law

OHIO



NYT: Ohio Governor Defies G.O.P. With Defense of Social Safety Net

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Snyder rejected pension fund conditions

VIRGINIA

Fox: Obama to campaign for McAuliffe in Virginia
WaPo: McAuliffe opens 12-point lead against Cuccinelli in Va.
Richmond TD: Survey finds him ahead of Cuccinelli by 24 points among female voters
WSJ: GOP Donor Hosts McAuliffe Fundraiser

WaPo: Race for Virginia attorney general is in a near dead heat, poll finds

MISSOURI

NYT: Ike Skelton, Former Congressman From Missouri, Dies at 81

COLORADO

WTimes: Colorado voters will be asked to make secession official

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Politico: Scott Brown forms PAC in New Hampshire

NEW YORK

WSJ: Occupy City Hall: Bill de Blasio wants to roll back reforms that made New York livable
NYT: Lhota’s Years Working for the Dolans

Albany TU: Cox: Cuomo’s commission should investigate Cuomo’s deputy

TEXAS

HE: Texas GOP Poll: ‘Tea Party’ challenger beats Cornyn 46% to 33%

Fox: Cruz says he is a US citizen 'by birth' despite being born in Canada

NatJ: Texas Abortion Ruling Isn't a Big Victory for Wendy Davis

LOUISIANA

Roll Call: Senate Conservatives Fund Backs Maness in Louisiana Senate Race

TENNESSEE

WaPo: What Joe Carr can tell us about the state of the Republican party

KENTUCKY

Politico: Mitch McConnell tells donors: No more shutdowns
Hill: Hollywood A-listers gang up on Sen. Mitch McConnell

NEW JERSEY



Politico: Poll: Chris Christie reelection landslide

ARIZONA

Arizona Republic: Ex-U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi gets 3-year prison term
Politico: Ex-U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi gets 3-year prison term












 



 

October 28, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: States Report Medicaid Surge After Health-Law Rollout
NYT: Health Site’s Woes Could Dissuade Vital Enrollee: the Young and Healthy
WSJ: Federal Health Site Stymied By Lack of Direction
WSJ: SNL Mocks Health-Law Website’s Woes
Paul Krugman: The Big Kludge

WSJ: Push for Transportation Funding Gains Steam

WSJ: Little Orphan Fannie Mae
WSJ: Ronald McKinnon: Tapering Without Tears—How to End QE3
Robert Samuelson: The Greenspan paradox

WSJ: Clinton Draws Notice for Her Policy Stands
Chris Cillizza: If Hillary Rodham Clinton passes in 2016, which Democrats run?



VIRGINIA

WaPo: Bill Clinton and Terry McAuliffe, together again in four-day swing across Virginia
WaPo: McAuliffe & the Clintons: A friendship as close as family, with benefits, risks for both
WaPo: Cuccinelli lashes McAuliffe over investment in annuity tied to a dying person

NEW YORK

NYT: De Blasio in Position to Win Mayor’s Race by Historic Margin, Poll Shows

NYT: Editorial: For Extending New York’s Judicial Terms

TEXAS

Star-Telegram: Wendy Davis hires veteran Democratic operative to oversee campaign
WaPo: Wendy Davis hires veteran Democratic operative Karin Johanson

LOUISIANA

WSJ: Jindal Says It’s Too Early to Decide on 2016







 



 

October 27, 2013



NATIONAL

Fox: Congress aiming low in new budget talks, as Reid dismisses entitlement reform
NYT: After Year of Working Around Federal Cuts, Agencies Face Fewer Options
Examiner: Obama warns GOP against further spending cuts

WTimes: Under pressure, 10 Senate Democrats push for Obamacare extension
NatJ: Five People Obama Could Fire Over Obamacare

Fox: Michelle Obama's Princeton Classmate Was ObamaCare Website Builder
Daily Mail: Michelle Obama's Princeton classmate is top executive at firm that that built disastrous Obamacare website after being awarded no-bid $93m contract

Ross Douthat: But What if Obamacare Works?
Clarice Feldman: Give us Your Young, Uninsured (and Dying to be Rooked)

NYT: In Fed and Out, Many Now Think Inflation Helps

NYT: OpEd: Single Mothers With Family Values

WaPo: Inside hidden world of thefts, scams & phantom purchases at the nation’s nonprofits

Examiner: High court test of surveillance law could be ahead

Roll Call: Wealthy Republican Candidates Seek House

WSJ: Sunday Talk Preview: Health-Law Woes



FLORIDA

Examiner: Charlie Crist hints at gubernatorial bid in Florida

PENNSYLVANIA

Salena Zito: The view from 'tea party country'

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Clueless on the Detroit mayoral campaign trail

VIRGINIA

WaPo: Probe of gifts leaves McDonnell sidelined in Va. governor’s race

MINNESOTA

Mother Jones: Wellstone's Revenge: How Minnesota Democrats Took Their State Back

CALIFORNIA

WaPo: Gun-rights groups will try to recall California lawmakers

NYT: Few Problems With Cannabis for California

TEXAS



WaPo: With Iowa appearances, Ted Cruz casts himself as national conservative leader
DMR: Cruz bags pheasants in Iowa, wins praise as possible 2016 GOP presidential candidate
ABC: Ted Cruz Coy on 2016, Says ‘Focus Is 100 Percent on the U.S. Senate’
Fox: Unabashed Cruz in Iowa defends self on ObamaCare fight, against GOP establishment

WEST VIRGINIA

WaPo: A blue state’s road to red




 



 

October 26, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Both Parties Seek Small Budget Deal
Hill: House Republicans at odds over revenue issue in budget talks
Hill: Obama says he doesn't want to hear about spending cuts

Fox: Rush on Medicaid could spell trouble for ObamaCare’s health
WaPo: QSSI, contractor chosen to fix HealthCare.gov, faced questions from lawmakers last yr
James Taranto: Delaying From Behind: Bowing to inevitable, Dems think the unthinkable
Chris Cillizza: Obamacare will be a problem for swing-state Democrats in 2014
Rush Limbaugh: Media Last to Learn Obamacare's Impact

NYT: Immigration Poses Threat of Another Republican Rift

WSJ: GOP Primary Fights Cloud Online Sales-Tax Bill

Hans von Spakovsky: Packing Washington’s most crucial court

Andrew McCarthy: The Republican Embrace of the Welfare State

Politico: Sunday talk show tip sheet



FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Florida election turnout war off to early start
TBT: As Florida Democrats convene in Orlando, Florida Republicans hit the pavement
WaPo: Charlie Crist hints at governor’s run in new video

PENNSYLVANIA

George Will: For Santorum, the fight goes on

OHIO

CPD: Ohio Senate GOP leaders seek income tax cut using savings from Medicaid expansion

NORTH CAROLINA

News & Observer: GOP leaders boost Tillis fund-raising, but he lags behind Hagan

VIRGINIA



WSJ: In Virginia, Uphill Battle for Cuccinelli, Social Conservatives
WaPo: How Ken Cuccinelli blew his advantage in the Virginia governor’s race
Rasmussen: Virginia Governor: McAuliffe (D) 50%, Cuccinelli (R) 33%, Sarvis (L) 8%
Human Events: Virginia Governor’s Race: Voters have a clear choice

IOWA



Des Moines Register: Ted Cruz speaks to GOP's Reagan dinner
Des Moines Register: Ted Cruz says he knows how to unite the GOP
Des Moines Register: Iowa audience embraces Sen. Ted Cruz
Politico: Ted Cruz delivers stemwinder at Iowa’s Reagan Dinner
NYT: Cruz Takes His Stand on the Road to Iowa
WaPo: In Iowa speech, Ted Cruz warns Democrats on shutdown
Politico: Ted Cruz in Iowa: 2016 force or flavor of the month?

NEW YORK

NYT: For de Blasio, a Wider Lead in Finances
NYT: The Ad Campaign: Group Backing de Blasio Tries to Shackle Lhota to Tea Party

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: California Republicans in trouble, former California Republican says

TENNESSEE



WaPo: Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander takes shots at tea party in Tennessee primary race

KENTUCKY

WSJ: Sen. Paul Ties His Fed Bill to Vote on Yellen Nomination

NEW JERSEY

Fox: Doctor says NJ Gov. Chris Christie 'fit to serve'

OREGON

WSJ: OpEd: 'Cover Oregon' Doesn't Have Me Covered

UTAH

WSJ: Huntsman: Partisanship Doesn’t Pay








 



 

October 25, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: More Democrats Seek Delay in Health-Law Penalty
Politico: Democrats' united front cracks
NYT: In White House Pitches, Rosy View of Health Care Site
Fox: Will ObamaCare ‘tech surge’ throw good money after bad?
Kim Strassel: Democrats Run for ObamaCare Cover
Rush Limbaugh: See, I Told You So: Dems Delay
Rush Limbaugh: America Isn’t Signing Up for Obamacare
Charlie Cook: This Isn't the First Time Obama Ignored Health Care Warnings
Rush Limbaugh: Opt-Out Obamacare Penalty Can't Be Enforced Unless You Get Tax Refund

Roll Call: GOP Hawks Want Budget Conferees to Ditch Defense Cuts
Politico: Jack Lew calls for replacing sequestration
Hill: Reid rules out grand bargain
Michael Barone: In shutdown fight, the dog that didn’t bark: taxes

Politico: House GOP plans no immigration vote in 2013
WTimes: Immigration advocates grow impatient with Obama to take action
Hill: GOP comfortable ignoring Obama pleas for vote on immigration bill

Examiner: Angry business groups consider challenging Tea Party incumbents
Michael Gerson: GOP: Stop being so negative
NYT: Editorial: In Search of Republican Grown-Ups
Paul Krugman: Addicted to the Apocalypse

WSJ: Hillary Clinton: Some Politicians in ‘Evidence-Free Zone’
Hill: Hillary Clinton: DC is 'an evidence free-zone, with ideology trumping everything else'
Buffalo News: Clinton praises Buffalo, makes no mention of presidential run
Rush Limbaugh: Hillary: "The Future Doesn't Include Yelling"

WSJ: Soros Signs Up With 'Ready for Hillary'
WaPo: Billionaire George Soros backs pro-Hillary Clinton super PAC
Fox: Soros donates big bucks, joins Ready for Hillary national finance council

NYT: Group Linked to Kochs Admits to Campaign Finance Violations
NPR: Groups Linked To Kochs Agree To Pay $1 Million Fine




FLORIDA

Tampa Trib: U.S. Rep. Bill Young laid to rest
TB Times: Thousands mourn U.S. Rep. C.W. Bill Young at funeral (w/video)
Fox: Congressmen, military members pay respects to Rep. Young at Fla. funeral
Hill: Choking up, Boehner eulogizes Young
WaPo: Rules on congressional military flights waived for Bill Young funeral

PENNSYLVANIA

Politico: Joe Paterno’s son weighs run for Congress

OHIO

Roll Call: John Boehner Gets Democratic Challenger

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Experts tell of Detroit's dire status

VIRGINIA



WaPo: Cuccinelli, McAuliffe face off in final debate
WTimes: In final Virginia governor debate, Ken Cuccinelli hits Terry McAuliffe hard
Fox: Cuccinelli, McAuliffe talk gun rights at final debate
Politico: ‘Serious’ Ken Cuccinelli keeps calm at debate
WTimes: Terry McAuliffe silent on union-connected loan
NYT: Would-Be Virginia Governors Spar, Continuing Bitter Tone
NBC: Cuccinelli tries Obamacare to save him in Virginia governor's race

NEVADA

Roll Call: Nevada Republicans Line Up to Depose Reid in 2016

NEW YORK

NYT: Court Lifts Limit on Contributing to Pro-Lhota PAC
NY Post: Court allows PAC to spend for Joe Lhota
DN: Court rules Joe Lhota-supporting political committee can accept unlimited contributions

NYDN: Joe Lhota jolted into toughness against New York mayoral rival Bill de Blasio
NY Post: Lhota: NYC is ‘one bad mayor away from unsafe streets’

NatJ: How Kirsten Gillibrand Shed Her Past on the Way to Liberal Stardom

NYT: No to More Casinos in New York State

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: California fines groups $16 million for funneling money to campaigns

WTimes: California gun grab triggers Colorado-style recall launch
Fox: Gun owners groups consider recalls of Calif. lawmakers

TEXAS

Rush Limbaugh: Congratulations, Senator Cruz

ARKANSAS

WSJ: Sen. Pryor's Polling Problems

WEST VIRGINIA

Examiner: Joe Manchin: The maverick from West Virginia








 



 

October 24, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Boehner Goes Back on Offense Over Health Care
NYT: Republicans, Sensing Weakness in Health Law Rollout, Switch Tactics
WSJ: Democratic Unease Grows on Health Law
NYT: Health Law Fails to Keep Prices Low in Rural Areas
WTimes: Obamacare concern: Health care users start to get kicked off insurance plans

UPI: Administration changes online marketplace deadline
WaPo: Americans will have an extra six weeks to buy health coverage before facing penalty

Karl Rove: Has He Got a Health-Care Deal for You
Dan Henninger: Obama's Credibility Is Melting
Ann Coulter: Hang One, to Encourage the Others
Rush Limbaugh: The Dismantling of the American Health Care System
Dana Milbank: Republicans need a new song



WSJ: Congressional Budget Panel to Meet Oct. 30
NatJ: Budget Conference Committee Schedules First Meeting for Next Wednesday
Fox: What to Cut? 'Non-essential' federal workforce suggests gov't has plenty of fat to trim
Hill: Cantor says House GOP won't trade sequester for tax hikes
Hill: House GOP says sequester is leverage in next budget battle

WSJ: Some GOP Donors Step Up Immigration Push
WaPo: John Boehner’s next big test: Immigration
WTimes: House GOP balking at broad immigration bill
Politico: Darrell Issa to introduce immigration bill
Hill: Obama to push House on immigration reform

NYT: Editorial: Ted Cruz Takes On the F.C.C.

NatJ: Inside the Messy but Moneyed Republican Plan to Neutralize the Tea Party
Examiner: Senate Conservatives Fund looks ahead to future battles
Hill: Despite outreach to GOP, no thaw for Schumer and McConnell

Hill: DCCC touts new House recruits amid post-shutdown optimism



FLORIDA

WaPo: Rick Scott wants a half-billion-dollar tax cut

MICHIGAN

Bond Buyer: Michigan Governor To Testify in Detroit Case

VIRGINIA

George Will: Cuccinelli is far from the best choice for Virginia
Politico: Virginia governor race 2013 poll: Terry McAuliffe leads by 7 points

COLORADO

WTimes: Colorado Democrat wants Obamacare delay for wealthy ski-resort county

NEW MEXICO

NYT: New Mexico Justices to Rule on Gay Marriage
ABQ: NM SCt: No immediate ruling on same-sex marriage, but plenty of tough questions

NEW YORK

NYT: A More Nuanced de Blasio Emerges

TEXAS



NYT: A Wife Committed to Cruz’s Ideals, but a Study in Contrasts to Him
WaPo: Ted Cruz returns to Texas as a hero who is reshaping the state Republican Party
UPI: Ted Cruz gets hero's welcome in suburban Dallas

Politico: Lawyer announces John Cornyn challenge
HChron: Lawyer challenges Sen. Cornyn in Republican primary
Dallas: Cornyn draws challenger, an immigration activist, in next year's GOP Senate primary

ARKANSAS

Roll Call: GOP Poll: Cotton Holds Edge Over Pryor in Arkansas

WEST VIRGINIA

Hill: Manchin: Delay ObamaCare mandate

MASSACHUSETTS

Fox: Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel wins new trial in 1975 murder of Martha Moxley
NYT: Skakel Gets New Trial in ’75 Killing of Teenager in Connecticut

MONTANA

Roll Call: Top GOP Recruit Expected to Make Senate Announcement Soon

WYOMING

Politico: Mike Huckabee: Mike Enzi ‘principled conservative’








 



 

October 23, 2013



NATIONAL

WaPo: Health co-ops, created to foster competition and lower insurance costs, are in danger
NYT: Sebelius Thrust Into Firestorm on Exchanges
WSJ: White House Taps Zients to Fix Health-Care Portal
WTimes: White House won’t rule out delay of Obamacare; buyers wait for website fix
WSJ: Democratic Senator Suggests Extending Health Deadlines
WSJ: Judge Allows Suit Challenging Health-Law Subsidies
WSJ: OpEd: ObamaCare 2016: Happy Yet?
Dana Milbank: Democrats own health care
Dick Morris: Nobody wants ObamaCare
James Taranto: The Obama administration draws a red line and defies reality to intrude
Rush Limbaugh: Nobody's Madder Than Obama? It's His Stupid Plan!
Rush Limbaugh: Is This Gross Incompetence or Planned Path to Single-Payer Health Care?

WaPo: Businesses backed GOP lawmakers who spurned them on default
WSJ: Democrats Reach Out to Business After Shutdown
NYT: Shutdown Will Hinder True Gauge of U.S. Economy
Kathleen Parker: Women behind deal that ended shutdown
Politico: Ann Coulter: Shutdown was ‘magnificent’

Hill: Will Ryan cut a deal?
Human Events: Norquist’s solution to round two of the debt ceiling hike

WSJ: House Republicans Drafting Immigration Measures
WSJ: William Galston: An Immigration Challenge for Boehner

NYT: Weak Job Gains May Cause Delay in Action by Fed

WSJ: IRS Delays Start of Tax-Filing Season
NYT: Citing Shutdown, I.R.S. Says Tax Season Will Start Late
WaPo: IRS to delay tax-filing season up to two weeks

WTimes: GOP loses more young, minority and female voters after shutdown
John G. Taft: The Cry of the True Republican



FLORIDA

Fox: Widow of Rep. Young warns ex-Gov. Crist to keep clear of memorial service

OHIO

WSJ: Medicaid and the Apostle Kasich
NatJ: Republicans Might Be Mad at John Kasich, But Voters Won't Be

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Post-shutdown: Dems target Mich. GOP

Detroit FP: Snyder challenger Mark Schauer had nonprofit fund as a state lawmaker

VIRGINIA

Daily Caller: Cuccinelli gets a helping hand from Paul Ryan
WTimes: Three’s Company: Now NYC’s Bloomberg puts $1.1 million behind Terry McAuliffe
WaPo: In Virginia coal country, voters’ suspicions reveal a GOP vulnerability
Politico: Liberal poll: Terry McAuliffe up in early voting

NEBRASKA

Roll Call: Senate Conservatives Fund Endorses in Nebraska Senate Race

NEW YORK

WSJ: Lhota Goes on Attack
NYT: Lhota, in Acrid Second Debate, Turns Up the Heat on de Blasio
Thomas Edsall: Bill de Blasio and the New Urban Populism

ILLINOIS

Crain's: Cullerton on pensions: What, me worry?
Allysia Finley: The Illinois Pension Mess

KENTUCKY

Hill: Lundergan Grimes gets fundraising boost in Kentucky Senate race

NEW JERSEY

Hill: Gay marriage decision hurts New Jersey Gov. Christie with conservatives

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe: Mayoral rivals clash on labor in second debate

ARIZONA

Fox: McCain considering running again for Senate

UTAH

WSJ: Utah Senator Pays Price Back Home for Shutdown
WaPo: In Utah, tea party favorite Sen. Lee faces GOP backlash over government shutdown
Examiner: Mike Lee plans to flex Tea Party muscle in 2014 elections

WASHINGTON STATE

WaPo: Washington state special election could decide party control
















 



 

October 22, 2013



NATIONAL

WSJ: Obama Admits Health Website Flaws
NYT: Obama Pushes Health Law but Concedes Web Site Problems
WaPo: Obama on website: ‘There’s no excuse for the problems, and they are being fixed.’
WT: Operators are standing by: Obama puts happy face on disastrous Obamacare rollout
WSJ: 1-800-ObamaCare-Denial
Dana Milbank: In Obamacare speech, Obama makes a desperate sales pitch
James Taranto: Vaporcare: Obama delivers an infomercial when an accounting is due
Michael Gerson: Obamacare needs a doctor

Fox: White House won't rule out delay of ObamaCare individual mandate

NYT: Some Republicans Change Course on Health Care

WaPo: Pay raise would be wide-reaching, but exclude members of Congress

WaPo: Poll: Major damage to GOP after shutdown, and broad dissatisfaction with government
Politico: Polls: Shutdown nightmare for Republicans
PoLi: Poll shows major dissatisfaction with GOP over shutdown but how will this translate?
Examiner: Red-state Senate Dems never folded during shutdown
Hill: Election prospects put a spring in the step of Senate Democrats
Charlie Cook: Democratic Takeover of the House Is Still a Long Shot

Fred Barnes: The Upside of the GOP Shutdown Defeat
Marc Thiessen: The tea party needs a General Washington
Jen Rubin: Jim DeMint’s destruction of the Heritage Foundation

WTimes: Republican candidates are proud of comparisons to Ted Cruz

Hill: Silicon Valley readies immigration push

Allysia Finley: How Government Is Making Solar Billionaires

NYT: In Clinton Fund-Raising, Expect a Full Embrace



FLORIDA

WSJ: Florida Swing District in Play

Fox: Fla. congressman's ex-chief of staff jailed for voter fraud scheme

NBC6: Florida Dems Push Bill to Give In-State Tuition Break to Children of Immigrants in Country Without Permission

OHIO



WSJ: Ohio's Governor Pushes Through Medicaid Expansion
AP: Kasich bypass of lawmakers nets Medicaid expansion in Ohio
NYT: Medicaid Expansion Is Set for Ohioans
Columbus Dispatch: Vote expands Medicaid; opponents vow to sue
Cleveland PD: Medicaid expansion OK marks a long-awaited victory for supporters
Cincinnati Enquirer: Ohio expands Medicaid eligibility to 300,000+, amid GOP drama
Toledo Blade: Panel OKs Medicaid expansion
WaPo: Ohio just became 4th GOP state to approve Medicaid expansion under Obamacare
Jesse Jackson: Medicaid fight has GOP governors standing in the hospital door

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: Napoleon revives criticism of Duggan over selection of Detroit's EM

VIRGINIA

Politico: Ken Cuccinelli slams Obamacare at rally
Politico: Michael Bloomberg to buy big for Terry McAuliffe
Virginian-Pilot: Obama yet to make appearance for Va. Democrats
NatJ: Republicans Move Cash Down-Ballot to Deny Dems the Virginia Sweep
Daily Beast: Ken Cuccinelli’s Last Stand in the Virginia Governor’s Race
WTimes: Ken Cuccinelli, the Virginian
WTimes: Editorial: Cuccinelli for governor

WISCONSIN

Politico: Unions win ruling in Wisconsin

NEW YORK

NYT: Poll Shows de Blasio Maintaining Huge Lead

CALIFORNIA

Allvoices: Best-selling author Marianne Williamson running for US House seat in California

SOUTH CAROLINA

McClatchy: Sen. Graham mourns passing of S.C. political reporter

GEORGIA


AJC: Picking at Jane Fonda’s contribution to Michelle Nunn

MISSISSIPPI

Roll Call: Club for Growth Boosts Senate GOP Primary Challenger on TV
Weekly Std: Club for Growth Ad Touts Cochran Primary Challenger in Mississippi

ARKANSAS

WTimes: Rep. Tim Griffin will not seek third term
WaPo: Rep. Tim Griffin of Arkansas won’t run for reelection
NYT: Arkansas: G.O.P. Congressman Won’t Seek Re-election
NatJ: Democrats Aggressively Recruiting For Griffin's Arkansas Seat
Roll Call: GOP Retirement Sparks Competitive House Race in Arkansas

NEW JERSEY

WSJ: New Jersey Governor Christie Withdraws Appeal on Same-Sex Marriage
NYT: As Gays Wed in New Jersey, Christie Ends Fight
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