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  1. How Bad Spin Works: A Handy Lesson from the Clinton/Blumenthal E-MailsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. The just-released batch of emails from Hillary Clinton's tenure as Secretary of State is full of sausage-making.


  2. Chris Christie: 'Presidential election is not the Miss America pageant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Washington Examiner

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie chastised voters gathered at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference for failing to recognize in 2008 how the country would falter under a liberal Democrat leader such as President Obama. "You should have looked at New Jersey, we could have warned the rest of the country about what was going to happen," Christie said.


  3. Christie Defends His Record, His Bluntness, and the NSA in Oklahoma...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | National Review Online

    At the Southern Republican Leadership Conference here today, Governor Chris Christie built the case for his presidential candidacy around the argument that he has the policy expertise and the experience needed to correct President Obama's mistakes, a claim he bookended with implicit assurances that voters should not worry about the accusations of corruption levied against him by some opponents. "New Jersey was the canary in the coal mine, everybody, for what would happen to America if we went to a liberal Democratic leader," Christie said.


  4. Sliver of Clinton's emails released as part of Benghazi inquiryRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Anchorage Daily News

    The State Department released 300 of former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's private emails on Friday, the first in a batch of 50,000 messages at the center of a tug of war between congressional Republicans and the Democratic presidential front-runner. The emails, covering 850 pages, focus on the events surrounding a 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.


  5. Kasich nixes union option for Ohio care workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich rescinded a pair of directives issued by his predecessor on Friday that allowed independent home health care and child-care workers under contract with the state to unionize, arguing the key union benefit of health insurance coverage is now widely available elsewhere. An executive order signed by Kasich walks back a pair of orders signed by then-Gov. Ted Strickland, a Democrat - one in 2007 for home health care workers, and another in 2008 for child-care workers - allowing collective bargaining.


  6. Obama: Defending Jews means criticizing IsraelRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Defending Jews from anti-Semitism is necessarily entwined with criticizing some of Israel's policies toward the Palestinians, President Barack Obama told a Jewish audience. "The rights I insist upon and fight for for all people in the United States compels me to look out for the rights of the Jewish people, and the rights of the Jewish people lead me to think about the child in Ramallah who feels trapped," Obama said Friday, addressing the Adas Israel congregation in Washington D.C. "That's what Jewish values teach me."


  7. Pro-Clinton Super PAC Wasted MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Priorities USA Action is under fire for its disappointing fundraising totals. Wait 'til people see how they spent the Hillary-friendly operation spent what money they managed to bring in.


  8. US woman jailed for driving over non-voting husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times of India

    PHOENIX: An Arizona woman was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison on Thursday for running over her husband with the family car because he failed to vote in the 2012 presidential election, court officials said. Holly Nicole Solomon, 31, pleaded guilty in April to two counts of aggravated assault under a plea agreement with prosecutors over the incident at a parking lot in Gilbert, a southeastern suburb of Phoenix.


  9. Yup, Clinton can tell the Beltway media to go to hellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Kos

    The same day I lauded Hillary Clinton for ignoring the Beltway Media, we get this tweet, from the supposedly "liberal" New York Times : In Iowa, Queen Hillary and the Everyday Americans of the Round Table distribute alms to the clamoring press. http://t.co/... Way to confirm my thesis, jackass.


  10. Who the Jewish Billionaires Are Backing for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Forward

    A quick look at the list of top political donors for 2014 reveals a striking fact: At least a third of the most generous 50 mega-givers were Jewish. In fact, contributions from Jewish billionaires and multi-millionaires dominated the top 10 spots on the list.


  11. State NewsRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    The Legislative Audit Bureau has released another audit of the state's principal economic development agency, and once again it has found a flawed department that does not follow its own policies, much less state law. The early years of Gov. Scott Walker's administration were marked by major upheavals in state politics - demonstrations in the street, recall elections, even death threats.


  12. Clinton Emails on Benghazi Released by State DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | News Max

    The U.S. State Department released on Friday Hillary Clinton's e-mails related to the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, which a supporter said confirms her account to a committee investigating the incident but Republicans dismissed as "self-selected." The 296 e-mails are a fraction of more than 30,000 work- related messages Clinton, now a Democratic presidential candidate, turned over from the private e-mail account she used while secretary of state in President Barack Obama's first term.


  13. A look at the nation's leftward shift on social issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Pro- and anti-gay rights protesters outside the US Supreme Court in April during oral arguments over whether same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry. A new Gallup poll shows a leftward shift in Americans' attitudes on social issues.


  14. Small Biz Key in Presidential ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | NewsFactor

    Small businesses aren't in the dire straits they were four years ago, but presidential candidates aren't letting go of an issue they think will get them votes. Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton has made small business one of the top items on her campaign agenda.


  15. Obama: Iran deal 'will have my name on it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Hill

    President Obama delivered a rare speech at a synagogue on Friday, as he sought to mend a relationship with American Jews that has been strained by the pending nuclear deal with Iran. "This deal will have my name on it, nobody has a bigger personal stake in making sure it delivers on its promise," Obama said at Congregation Adas Israel, one of Washington, D.C.'s largest and most influential synagogues.


  16. Republicansa a Josh Duggara problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    Great to visit w/ my friend @GovMikeHuckabee this morning in DC. Thankful to have his voice on the #2016 stage! pic.twitter.com/qN2FiyadVf From former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee to former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum, nearly every 2016 presidential candidate courting the social conservative vote has been happy to pose for a photo with the high-profile member of the Duggar family from TLC's reality-TV series "19 Kids and Counting."


  17. Florida's Jewish voters a target for 2016 Republicans, but a near lock for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    Republicans can't win the White House without winning Florida, so every presidential election cycle they look longingly at Florida's Jewish voters. It's such a tantalizingly obvious key to locking down 29 electoral votes: hundreds of thousands of Florida Jews who overwhelmingly vote Democratic.


  18. Harry Reid Would Rather 'Be Taken To Singapore And Caned' Than Become A LobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Switched

    APRIL 28:Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid speaks during a news conference after a policy meeting with Senate Democrats, on Capitol Hill, April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Senate began debate on Tuesday on legislation granting Congress the ability to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal the United States makes with Iran.


  19. Obama interview on Israel, Iran and ISIS in The AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Kos

    Obama granted a major interview to Jeffrey Goldberg which was published in the Atlantic on Thursday. It is well worth a read.


  20. Bernie Sanders and Minority Voters in Democratic PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Kos

    The 2008 Democratic presidential primaries were so fascinating to me on a number of fronts, demographically speaking. But the most fascinating thing that occurred in these primaries was how African-American voters and white, educated, upper middle class voters turned out in Democratic primaries and voted for Barack Obama.