Thursday Sep 11
No pause for fundraising on 9/11
For many members of Congress, the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks is now just another day in the furious sprint to November.
Journal and Courier
Bangert: Rep. Rokita's $5,000 gator hunt
Bangert: Rep. Rokita's $5,000 gator hunt What does an alligator hunt in Louisiana say about an Indiana congressional race? Plenty. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1txhSzg U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita contributed $5,000 to a Louisiana attorney general candidate's campaign to go hunting for alligators.
The Huffington Post
Worrying About Ebola Coming Over The Border Is The Hot New Thing In Paranoid U.S. Politics
House Energy and Commerce Committee Health Subcommittee member Rep. Phil Gingrey delivers opening remarks during a hearing about what Medicare beneficiaries should expect under the Affordable Care Act in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill Dec. 4, 2013, in Washington.
Another GOP Candidate Says Migrant Kids Might Have Ebola.
Arizona Speaker of the House Andy Tobin is the latest Republican politician to suggest migrants from Central America might bring the Ebola virus with them to the United States.
Public turns on Obama's education policies
Public support for President Obama's education policies is plunging, according to a new survey.
Williams: Protecting the U.S. borderis a national security issue
Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera accused Matt Drudge's website of "the worst kind of jingoistic rhetoric ever" for carrying news stories about the dangers of illegal immigration.