Friday, May 17, 2013

Good morning, 2016

Should Benghazi be 2016's version of "You didn't build that"?


a. "If the plan to beat Hillary is 'Benghazi', the GOP is in trouble." -- Conor Friedersdorf, The Atlantic.

b. "Has Hillary Clinton weathered the latest Benghazi flap." -- Jon Terbush, The Week.

c. "Hillary Clinton to visit Toronto for editorial conference on Canada's top 100 employers project." -- Wall Street Journal.

d. "Scene last night: Hillary Clinton, Murdoch, Harrison Ford." -- Amanda Gordon, Bloomberg.

e. "Poor Joe Biden can't get anybody to buy his book." -- Ken Layne, Gawker.

f. "Gov. O'Malley signs gun control, gas tax bills into law." -- WJZ.

g. "Cuomo says accused NY assemblyman should be out." -- The AP.

h. "Cardinal Dolan, Andrew Cuomo and our limited attention spans." -- Kathryn Jean Lopez, Patheos.

i. "Cuomo disclosure shows $1.8 million or more in assets." -- The AP.

j. "Kirsten Gillibrand: Ending military sexual assault deserves a crisis-level response." -- Alexandra Cardinale, Policy Mic.

k. "NPR retracts insights on 'perky' Kirsten Gillibrand's 'girlie voice'." -- Kate Dries, Jezebel.

l. "Elizabeth Warren vows to fight legislation weakening Dodd-Frank." -- Luke Johnson, Huffington Post.

m. "The truth about Elizabeth Warren's student loan crusade." -- Jason Delisle, Yahoo Finance.

Days that Hillary Clinton has FROZEN THE FIELD: 192. 


a. "Rubio preparing for presidential campaign even as he's focused on immigration." -- Beth Reinhard, National Journal.

b. "We trust Barack Obama: Trust in the administration is the foundation of the Schumer-Rubio bill." -- Mark Krikorian, National Review.

c. "Rubio: Obama 'doesn't have clean hands' in IRS scandal." -- Justin Sink, The Hill.

d. "Rand Paul: Hillary Clinton's 'fingerprints are all over these talking points'." -- Justin Sink, The Hill.

e. "NJEA leader, a Christie foil, handing over reins." -- The AP.

f. "Former Gov. Whitman: Vote for women, minorities, and Chris Christie." -- Jim Leggate, Oakland Patch.

g. "New Jersey's unemployment rate lowest since 2009." -- The AP.

h. "In Sayreville, Christie touts jobs numbers." -- Matthew Arco, Politicker NJ.

i. "Gov. Christie unveils buyout offers to NJ homeowners whose properties repeatedly flood." -- The AP.

j. "New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez to give keynote address at Ohio Republican party." -- Henry Gomez, Cleveland Plain Dealer.

k. "Gov. Susana Martinez raising campaign cash in Texas today." -- Dan Boyd, Albuquerque Journal.

l. "Democrats accuse Gov. Nikki Haley of misusing state planes." -- Scott Cooke, WLTX.

m. "Past school voucher advocate rips Gov. Scott Walker's plan." -- Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

n. "Walker reports state added 32,000 jobs in 2012." -- The AP.

o. "Gov. Bobby Jindal's state salary provides main income in 2012." -- Littice Bacon-Blood, AP.

p. "Tea party group says IRS asked about Walker recall." -- The AP.