Friday, June 14, 2013

Good morning, 2016!

Kelly Ayotte explains her immigration decision in new op-ed

Republicans

Kelly Ayotte:

a. "Why I'm backing legislation to fix our broken immigration system." -- Kelly Ayotte, Concord Monitor.

b. "Former NH GOP chairs praise Ayotte for backing "Gang of Eight' immigration reform bill." -- John DiStaso, New Hampshire Union Leader.

c. "Sen. Ayotte a RINO? 'Are you nuts'?" -- David Drucker, Washington Examiner.

d. "Ayotte right on immigration." -- Nashua Telegraph editorial board.

e. "NYC Mayor Bloomberg's gun control group to protest Ayotte outside private NHGOP fundraiser." -- John DiStaso, New Hampshire Union-Leader.


Marco Rubio:

a. "Marco Rubio rebuts Paul on foreign intervention." -- James Hohmann, Politico.

b. "Rubio: 'I'm done' if immigration bill includes gay marriage." -- Stephen Dinan, Washington Times.

c. "Marco Rubio and Rand Paul's immigration bromance." -- Beth Reinhard, National Journal.

d. "Marco Rubio on GOP colleague Trent Franks' rape remarks: 'I don't know who that is'." -- Laura Bassett, Huffington Post.

e. "Bob Menendez, Cuban-American Democrat, is Rubio's counterweight on immigration." -- Caren Bohan, Reuters.

f. "Rubio: New border-security amendment coming next week." -- Ed Morrissey, Hot Air.


Rand Paul:

a. "Rand Paul lays out plans for legal action over government surveillance." -- Sean Sullivan, Washington Post.

b. "Rand Paul: Every cell phone likely tracked." -- Jose DelReal, Politico.

c. "Rand Paul: Jesus was anti-war." -- James Hohmann, Politico.

d. "Rand Paul: U.S. is funding a 'war against Christianity'." -- Aaron Blake, Washington Post.

e. "Rand Paul warns against arming Syrian rebels." -- Geoff Holtzman, Talk Radio News Service.

f. "Rand Paul warns that taxpayers could fund attack on Israel." -- Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner.

g. "Matisse was now using color in an important new way, as an equivalent for the sensation of life rather than as a description of it." -- Jack Flam, Matisse and Picasso.

h. "Rubio, Paul offer different visions." -- Alexandra Jaffe, The Hill.

i. "Rand Paul's 'defense'." -- NY Post op-ed board.

j. "Marco Rubio and Rand Paul's immigration bromance." -- Beth Reinhard, National Journal.


Jeb Bush:

a. "Jeb Bush gives pep talk to House GOP on immigration." -- Cameron Joseph, The Hill.

b. "Jeb Bush's GOP 'canary in the coal mine' [Spoiler: It's the GOP losing the Asian-American vote]." -- Dan Merica, CNN.

c. "Jeb Bush highlights immigration battle of GOP establishment vs. newcomers." -- Alex Leary, Tampa Bay Times.


Ted Cruz:

a. "Ted Cruz blasts Obama on 'conscience' amendment." -- James Hohmann, Politico.

b. "Lt. Gov. Dewhurst talks Ted Cruz, appealing to tea party voters." -- Jason Whitely, WFAA.


Chris Christie:

a. "Christie dismisses property tax proposal as 'garbage'." -- Philadelphia Inquirer.

b. "Land is set to slide on schedule for Chris Christie." -- Paul Mulshine, Star-Ledger.

c. "Chris Christie's tightrope." -- The Economist.

d. "Most NJ voters disagree with Christie on setting Oct. Senate election." -- Phil Gregory, Newsworks NJ.

e. "Court sides with Christie, rejects challenge to October special election." -- Matt Friedman, Star-Ledger.


Paul Ryan:

Heritage Foundation challenges Paul Ryan to a debate over immigration.

a. "Mark Levin lays into Paul Ryan over his immigration stance." -- Jeff Poor, Daily Caller.


Scott Walker:

a. "Scott Walker pulls student's regents appointment over recall petition." -- Karen Herzog and Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

b. "Gov. Walker asked to reconsider student regent appointment." -- The AP.

c. "Walker decision on UW student regent draws bipartisan fire." -- Bob Hague, Wisconsin Radio Network.

d. "Gov. Scott 'Ultrasound' will never be president." -- Joan Walsh, Salon.


The rest:

a. "Gov. Rick Perry signs 'Merry Christmas' bill." -- Hadas Gold, Politico.

b. "Howdy cowboy." -- New York Post editorial board.

b. "John Thune on NSA director: 'Lying is a harsh word to use'." -- Jonathan Ellis, Argus-Leader.

d. "McDonnell probe taints Cuccinelli Virginia governor bid." -- Greg Giroux, Bloomberg.

e. "Santorum: Why Romney didn't win." -- James Hohmann, Politico.


Democrats


Hillary Clinton:

a. "Highlights from Hillary Clinton's CGI speech." -- Washington Post (video).

b. "Hillary Clinton takes the stage, and the speculation heats up." -- Raymond Hernandez, New York Times.

c. "Her eye on issues that could resonate in 2016, Hillary Clinton turns toward nonprofit world." -- The AP.

d. "Hillary Clinton addresses education, women, economy at renamed Clinton foundation." -- Rachel Rose Hartman, Yahoo.

e. "Hillary Clinton says women in politics have a ripple effect." -- Reena Ninan and Matthew Jaffe, ABC News.

f. "Hillary Clinton denounces sequestration over cuts to scientific research." -- Mollie Reilly, Huffington Post.

g. "Hillary Clinton gets writing help with new memoir." -- Leslie Larson, New York Daily News.

h. "Did Hillary Clinton, champion of women and girls, ignore reports of State Department 'Johns'?" -- Brenda Zurita and Penny Young Nance for Fox News.

i. "Mark McKinnon: Why I'm working with Hillary Clinton now." -- Mark McKinnon, Daily Beast.


Joe Biden:

a. "Obama and Biden meet with relatives of victims of Connecticut school shooting." -- Nedra Pickler and Alan Fram, The AP.

b. "Markey says Biden will make campaign swing in Massachusetts." -- Jim O'Sullivan, Boston Globe.


Kirsten Gillibrand:

a. "Kirsten Gillibrand and military assault: 5 things to watch." -- Darren Samuelsohn and Anna Palmer, Politico.

b. "White House dodges questions on Gillibrand military sex assault bill." -- Justin Sink, The Hill.

c. "A failure on military sexual assaults." -- New York Times editorial board.

d. "Let the commanders command." -- National Review editors.

e. "For U.S. military, an enemy within." -- Philadelphia Inquirer op-ed board.


Cory Booker:

a. "Cory Booker's rabbis." -- Peter Beinart, The Daily Beast.

b. "Holt and Pallone tag team Booker education record." -- Max Pizarro, Politicker NJ.

c. "Lonegan goes at Booker on the other end of the vouchers issue." -- Max Pizarro, Politicker NJ.

d. "Baraka talking to Pallone; Sen. Rice backing Oliver." -- Max Pizarro, Politicker NJ.

e. "DSCC likely to stay out of N.J. Senate primary." -- Burgess Everett, Politico.

f. "Deal on arena helps Newark, Booker's bid." -- Heather Haddon, Wall Street Journal.

g. "New Jersey special election date approved by court." -- Geoff Mulvihill, The AP.

h. "Steve Lonegan's street fight." -- Robert Costa, National Review.


Andrew Cuomo:

a. "Andrew Cuomo pretends to want public financing really badly." -- Blake Zeff, Salon.

b. "Does Cuomo want campaign finance reform, or credit for trying?" -- Azi Paybarah, Capital New York.

c. "Cuomo's anti-women abortion-expansion bill." -- Anna Franzonello for The National Review.

d. "Women's groups, Cuomo to tweak abortion bill, quell 'partial-birth' concerns." -- Jessica Bakeman, lohud.com.'

e. "Cuomo pot push likely dead." -- Mara Gay, Wall Street Journal.


Elizabeth Warren:

a. "Warren urges Obama administration for openness on trade deal." -- Vicki Needham, The Hill.

b. "Senator Warren calls for tough cross-border swap rules." -- Sarah Lynch and Douwe Miedema, Reuters.

c. "Elizabeth Warren borrows trouble." -- Boston Herald editorial board.


The rest:

a. "Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper's administration sees 2 high-profile departures." -- The AP.

Days that Hillary Clinton has FROZEN THE FIELD: 220.

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