Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Good morning, 2016!


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

Republicans:

a. "FBI looking into relationship between McDonnells, donor." -- Rosalind Helderman and Jerry Markon, Washington Post.

b. "Paul laying 2016 groundwork in South Carolina." -- Peter Hamby, CNN.

c. "Ten reasons why Jeb should run." -- Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post.

d. "Stepien to take over as Christie campaign manager." -- Darryl Isherwood, Politicker NJ.

e. Chris Christie's gubernatorial opponent, Barbara Buono "picks Watson Coleman as campaign chair." -- Jarrett Renshaw, Star-Ledger.

f. "Ted Cruz: American hero, or greatest American hero?" -- Dave Weigel, Slate.

g. "Ted Cruz: My GOP senate colleagues yelled at me for wanting to filibuster gun control." -- AllahPundit, Hot Air.

h. "$1.8 billion on its way to N.J. for Sandy reconstruction." -- Phil Gregory, Newsworks.

i. "Kelly Ayotte gets her gun ads." -- Mark Silva, Bloomberg.

j. "Paul Ryan blasts FAA over furloughs." -- Wisconsin Radio Network.

k. "Rep. Paul Ryan hosts listening sessions in Wisconsin." -- Katie DeLong, WITI.

l. "How lame a duck is Gov. Jindal?" -- John Maginnis, The Times-Picayune.

m. "Republican lawmakers line up against Bob McDonnell's 'outer Beltway'." -- Liz Essley, Washington Examiner.

n. "Nikki Haley to appear at Mark Sanford fundraiser." -- Rachel Weiner, Washington Post.

o. "Rubio tries to convince conservatives he hasn't been duped." -- Greg Allen, NPR.

p. "Rubio immigration plan seeks improvement, momentum." -- Matt Mackowiak, The Hill.

Democrats:

a. Deadline Hollywood reports that Harvey Weinstein and Jeffrey Katzenberg are "preparing to get behind Hillary as bundlers for 2016."

b. "Hillary Clinton visiting Naples Tuesday for private event." -- WINK News.

c. "Andrew Cuomo: Hillary Clinton will have no bearing on 2016 thinking." -- Michael Gormley, The AP.

d. "How to interpret Kirsten Gillibrand's political opportunism." -- Irin Carmon, Salon.

e. "Democrats split with Hickenlooper on oil, gas regs." -- Megan Schrader, Colorado Springs Gazette.

f. "Hickenlooper signs next year's budget for Colorado." -- Ivan Moreno, Associated Press.

g. "Klobuchar hopeful on repeal of med-tech tax." -- Martin Moylan, Minnesota Public Radio.

h. "Hickenlooper signs immigrant tuition bill." -- Kristina Kuestner, KREX.

i. "Sen. Warren satisfied with Boston Marathon bombing investigation." -- Richard Dujardin, Providence Journal.

j. "Cuomo can fix New York's 'Pay to Play' reputation and set national example." -- Michael Keegan, Huffington Post.

k. RE: Cuomo: "Another potential 2016-er" inks book deal." -- Kevin Bohn, CNN.

Days that Hillary Clinton has FROZEN THE FIELD: 175