Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Good morning, 2016!


a. "Clinton aides are focus of subpoena for Benghazi talking points." -- Jeremy Peters, NY Times.

b. "Hillary Clinton may attend the CFDA Awards." -- Charlotte Cowles, NY Mag.

c. "Major Democratic donors sign on to help Hillary Clinton in 2016." -- Philip Rucker, Washington Post.

d. "Hillary Clinton is missing from Twitter." -- Ruby Cramer, BuzzFeed.

e. "Biden's former economist: Can't stop Keystone XL." -- Claudia Assis, Market Watch.

f. "VP Biden signs trade pact, talks security with leaders of 15-nation Caribbean Community." -- The AP.

g. "Biden asks to golf with Colombia's president: 'Since we're both playing very badly, let's play together'." -- Daniel Halper, Weekly Standard.

h. "Gov. Andrew Cuomo touts tax-free NY proposal in new TV ad." -- Robert Harding, Auburn Pub.

i. "Elizabeth Warren's student-loan demagoguery." -- Ian Tuttle, National Review.

j. "San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to keynote state [Wisconsin] Dem convention." -- Georgia Pabst, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.

Days that Hillary Clinton has FROZEN THE FIELD: 204.


a. "President Obama and Chris Christie's Jersey Shore Bro Show." -- Hunter Schwarz, BuzzFeed.

b. "Chris Christie wins stuffed bear for President Obama." -- Zeke Miller, Time.

c. "No partisan fire at the shore: An Obama-Christie reunion." -- Michael Shear and Mark Leibovich, New York Times.

d. "Christie and Obama bond again, raising 2016 questions." -- Neil King Jr and Heather Haddon, Wall Street Journal.

e. "New Jersey Governor Chris Christie backs Rutgers president Robert Barchi." -- The AP. 

f. "Jim Inhofe: No pulling a 'Chris Christie'." -- Kevin Cirilli, Politico.

g. "Chris Christie optimistic about on-time budget deal." -- The AP.

h. "Rand Paul's Iowa coup." -- Robert Costa, National Review.

i. "Rand Paul's 2016 ambitions make the front page of the Louisville Courier-Journal -- and why that matters." -- Chris Cillizza, Washington Post.

j. "Rand Paul coming to Silicon Valley for a libertarian lovefest." -- Joe Garofoli, San Francisco

k. "Rand Paul visiting Facebook and Google on fundraising tour." -- Alex Fitzpatrick, Mashable.

l. John Kasich's opponent, "Ed FitzGerald announces support for gay marriage." -- Nick Wing, Huffington Post.

m. "Walker to Alabama in August." -- David Catanese, The Run 2016.

n. "GOP lawmaker would more than double Scott Walker's tax cut." -- Matthew DeFouri, Wisconsin State Journal.

o. "Are you ready for the Scott Walker boom?" -- Ed Kilgore, Washington Monthly.

p. "Jeb Bush headlining Manhattan fundraiser next month." -- Hunter Walker, TPM.

q. "Peter King won't attend Republican dinner headlined by Ted Cruz." -- Kate Nocera, BuzzFeed.

r. "Democrats use a Ted Cruz appearance against Michael Grimm." -- Reid Pillifant, Capital New York.

s. "Grimm will skip Cruz dinner, rips NYC Dems for attack." -- Dan Friedman, NY Daily News.

t. "McDonnell calls for civility from GOP ticket." -- Andrew Cain, Richmond Times-Dispatch.

u. "McDonnell to speed rights process for nonviolent felons." -- Olympia Meola, Richmond Times-Dispatch.

v. "Democrat seeks to topple Nikki Haley without sounding too much like a Democrat." -- Chris Moody, Yahoo.


It's Kermit the Frog week here at Prez16.

"Try what? Plummeting? I suppose you could try it once."