|Kelly Ayotte explains her immigration decision in new op-ed|
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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