Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Good morning, 2016!

Andrew Cuomo on Spitzer/Weiner races: "Theater"


Democrats

Hillary Clinton:

a. "Hillary Clinton Super PAC turns to Obama team." -- Maggie Haberman, Politico.

b. "Clinton speaks to women leaders at Bryn Mawr College." -- Cherri Gregg.

c. "Anna Wintour [Vogue editor] hoping for Hillary to run." -- Caitlin McDevitt, Politico.


Joe Biden:

a. "Vice President Joe Biden salutes 19 fallen Arizona firefighters as heroes." -- The AP.

Video here.

b. "Biden recounts family tragedy in Arizona." -- Ruth Tam, Washington Post.

c. "An economics lesson for Joe Biden: If the minimum wage tracked inflation, it would be $4.07/hour." -- Michael Saltsman, Wall Street Journal.


Andrew Cuomo:

a. Andrew Cuomo's take on Spitzer/Weiner: "I am just watching the theater that is going on in New York City this political session."

b. "Cuomo not optimistic on FEMA funds." -- YNN.


Cory Booker:

a. "Cory Booker doubles down." -- Matt Taylor, Salon.

Read the interview; it's a good one.

b. "Booker touts Newark record in second ad." -- Alexandra Jaffe, The Hill.



c. "As Booker runs for Senate, Newark faces development uncertainty." -- Heather Haddon, Wall Street Journal.

d. "Out in front, Booker hits the boardwalk and beaches." -- Max Pizarro, PolitickerNJ.


Elizabeth Warren:

a. "Warren spars with Manchin on student loan proposal." -- Alexander Bolton and Peter Schroeder, The Hill.

b. "Elizabeth Warren's student loan fairness act gains endorsement of more than 1,000 professors." -- Tyler Kingkade, Huffington Post.

c. "Profits on student loans ruin long-term prospects." -- Jack Reed and Elizabeth Warren, Politico.


Martin O'Malley:

a. "O'Malley names new top lobbyist." -- Erin Cox, Baltimore Sun.

b. "Terry McAuliffe to get fundraising help from Martin O'Malley, Anthony Brown." -- Ben Pershing, Washington Post.

c. "O'Malley makes historic court appointments." -- Bryan Sears, OwingsMills-Reisterstown Patch.


Republicans


Marco Rubio:

a. "Immigration reform heads for slow death." -- Mike Allen and Jim Vandehei, Politico.

b. "Rubio is losing support among Republican voters." -- Micah Cohen, New York Times.

c. "Charlie Crist's political memoir to explain why he left GOP." -- Adam Smith, Tampa Bay Times.


Chris Christie:

a. "With Christie in Sun Valley, Buono releases ad criticizing his out-of-state travel." -- Melissa Hayes, NorthJersey.com.


Rand Paul:

a. "Rand Paul aide has history of neo-Confederate sympathies, inflammatory statements." -- Alana Goodman, Washington Free Beacon."

b. "Rand Paul's team has another white supremacist." -- Alex Seitz-Wald, Salon.

c. "Co-author of Rand Paul's book celebrated the assassination of Abraham Lincoln." -- John McCormick, Weekly Standard.

d. "Rand Paul aide comments on shock jock past: 'I abhor racism'." -- Alex Pappas, Daily Caller.

e. "Rand Paul's problems with the fringe." -- Matt Berman, National Journal.

f. "Why Rand Paul won't get rid of his neo-Confederate co-author." -- Dave Weigel, Slate.

g. "Is Rand Paul the answer to the GOP's foreign policy problems?" -- Daniel Drezner, Foreign Policy. Drezner's answer: No.

h. "Rand Paul to object to James Comey nod." -- Burgess Everett, Politico.


Bobby Jindal:

a. "Botching immigration again: It's time to get something done." -- Bobby Jindal, National Review.

b. Reihan Salam's take on Jindal's "rather strange" op-ed.


John Kasich:

a. "Kasich calls for summer legislative session to extend Medicaid." -- Catherine Candisky,
 Columbus Dispatch.

b. "Planned Parenthood to criticize Ohio gov. on TV ad." -- The AP.

c. "So soon? Ads aimed at 2014 election hit airwaves." -- Joe Vardon, Columbus Dispatch.

d. "Coming to a town near you: Governor's budget tour." -- Chrissie Thompson, Cincinnati.com.

e. "Ohio Democratic Party Chairman Chris Redfern goes Carly Rae Jepsen on Gov. John Kasich." -- Henry Gomez, Cleveland Plain-Dealer.


Rick Santorum:

a. "Santorum to jump into Texas abortion battle." -- Paul Steinhauser, CNN.


The rest:

a. Bob McDonnell is finished for 2016, but his awful year continued last night when his son was arrested for public intoxication.

b. "Palin mulls Senate bid." -- Jonathan Easley, The Hill.

c. "Democrat Vincent Sheheen names campaign manager for 2014 SC governor's race." -- Andrew Shain, The State.

d. Susana Martinez "attends firefighter memorial." -- The AP.


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