Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Good morning, 2016!

Because it's never too soon to be too soon about the 2016 race.


a. "Poll: Christie holds large lead over challenger." -- Heather Haddon, The Wall Street Journal.

b. "After supporting Christie in 2009, NJ enviro federation backs Buono for governor." -- Max Pizarro, PolitickerNJ.

c. "Christie stumps for tax cut at town hall." -- The AP.

d. "Climate's best hope: Another Bush?" -- Darren Samuelsohn, Politico.

e. "Jeb battles Bush fatigue." -- Anna Palmer, Politico.

f. "Rand Paul adviser signs on with American Crossroads." -- Aaron Blake, Washington Post.

g. "Rand Paul comes out against fellow Republicans in Tsarnaev case." -- Rachel Weiner, The Washington Post.

h. "Now Rand Paul thinks it's okay to kill U.S. citizens with drones on American soil?" -- Matt Wilstein, Mediaite.

i. "For a libertarian, Rand Paul supports awfully broad police powers." -- Elspeth Reeve, The Atlantic Wire.

j. "Rand Paul fans furious over Rand Paul's drone flip-flop." -- John Hudson, Foreign Policy.

k. "Rand Paul: No, I didn't flip-flop on domestic drone use." -- Caroline May, Daily Caller.

l. "Harry Reid prods Rand Paul on immigration." -- Niels Lesniewski, Roll Call.

m. Nikki Haley "signs bill giving Boeing $120 million in incentives for expansion plans in state." -- The AP.

n. "Durban and Cruz hit the Obama Administration for their conspicuous drone-hearing absence." -- Erika Johnsen, Hot Air.

o. "Jindal disputes savings estimate for expansion." -- The AP.

p. "Thune undecided on immigration bill." -- WNAX, South Dakota.

q. "David Brooks rips Ted Cruz: 'A face that looks a little like Joe McCarthy." -- Jeff Poor, Daily Caller.

POLL: Bob McDonnell and Mark Warner score second place each in Virginia's GOP and Democratic 2016 prez primaries.


a. "Biden says Boston Marathon bombing proved acts of terror cannot weaken the U.S." -- The AP.

b. "Biden, law enforcement to attend Boston memorial for slain officer." -- Scott Malone, Samuel P. Jacobs, The AP.

c. "No furloughs in Biden's office." -- Donovan Slack, Politico.

d. "McCain, Biden coming together for Sedona, Arizona forum." -- Steve Holland, Reuters.

e. "House GOP faults Clinton, State Department for Benghazi Security." -- Stephanie Condon, CBS News.

f. "Hillary Clinton is beloved. Joe Biden is be-liked. And therein lies his 2016 problem." -- Chris Cillizza, Washington Post.

g. "O'Malley's model for a presidential run: Bill Clinton." -- Susan Page, USA Today.

h. Amy Klobuchar said Obama asked female senators at dinner to come up with a deficit reduction plan.

i. "O'Malley touts new MD-Israel business ties during Mideast trip." -- Steve Killar, The Baltimore Sun.

j. "Martin O'Malley weighs 2016 presidential run." -- The AP.

Via Mark Halperin, it's Chris Christie singing Bruce Springsteen.