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Clintons to stay out of N.Y.C. race
Bill and Hillary Clinton are making clear they are staying out of the New York City Democratic mayoral primary, just as the race is about to be roiled by the candidacy of their close aide Huma Abedin's husband, Anthony Weiner.
Mon May 20, 2013
Sweetness & Light
'Irrelevant Where Obama Was During Benghazi'
Obama aide Dan Pfeiffer said it's an "irrelevant fact" where the president physically was during the Benghazi terror attack on September 11, 2012.
Sun May 19, 2013
Maureen Dowd / Taxing times for Obama: The scandals are fuel for more partisanship and paranoia
I went to New York last week to cover the TV presentations for the new season, shows like "Scandal," "Shark Tank" and a faltering "American Idol." You know that the faltering American idol in the White House must be reeling in this scandalous spring.
Staten Island weighs in as Obama suffers second-term blues
President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks at Ellicott Dredges in Baltimore, Friday, May 17, 2013, during his second "Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tour". STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - It's been a stormy week for President Barack Obama, and the swirling controversies could wreck his second-term agenda.
Sat May 18, 2013
Just do it: Sheryl Sandberga s feminist manifesto at work
Facebook boss Sheryl Sandberg - one of the world's most powerful women - shares her secret of career success.
A look at why the Benghazi issue keeps coming back
The night of smoke, chaos, gunfire and grenades that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, is well-documented. Eight months later, it is the decisions made back in Washington that remain murky and in perpetual... The night of smoke, chaos, gunfire and grenades that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, is well-documented. Eight months ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
Anthony Weiner Comeback Complete? Morning Joe Covers His Non-Sex Related Scandal
Come across any random story about former New York congressman Anthony Weiner , and there's a good chance it mentions his sexting scandal.
Why has Chris Matthews filed for divorce from Obama?
When Chris Matthews files for divorce from Barack Obama, you know the world is upside down.
Thu May 16, 2013
Huma Abedin Allowed To Represent Clients While At State
Hillary Clinton's longtime aide and the wife of all-but-declared New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner - spent her final months at the State Department working as a part-time consultant with the agency who at the same time was allowed to represent outside clients, POLITICO has confirmed.
The Jewish Journal
AJU gets Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton - former secretary of state, U.S. senator from New York and first lady - will take the stage at the 2013 American Jewish University's Public Lecture Series this summer.
National Public Radio
Sen. Gillibrand Focuses On Family Issues To Raise Her Brand
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand greets panel members from the military and the Defense Department testifying on Capitol Hill on March 13 before the subcommittee's hearing on sexual assault in the military.
Early poll shows GOP presidential contenders in dead heat, Clinton has commanding lead among Democrats
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton pauses while delivering a speech after meeting Peru's President Ollanta Humala in Lima, Peru, Monday.
La Vista Sun
Frank Bruni: The political circus is always in town
Four Americans died in Benghazi, Libya: people with unrealized hopes, unfinished plans, relatives who loved them and friends who will miss them.
Wed May 15, 2013
O'Malley Finishes Last in New Hampshire Presidential Poll
Gov. Martin O'Malley finished last among a field of 2016 Democrat presidential hopefuls, according to a poll released by New England College .
The New York Observer
Anthony Weiner's Reported Hire Raises Questions, Sources Say
After weeks of hemming and hawing, it looks like ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner is finally ready to put his skates on and jump back onto the proverbial ice.
Image of Obama Ponders Time Left in Office as Probes Pile Up
President Obama walks across the South Lawn of the White House Monday night after arriving from New York City where he attended two Democratic fundraisers.
Tue May 14, 2013
Off the Kuff
Another Battleground Texas story
There are three points of interest in this Statesman story about Battleground Texas.
Clinton leads Ryan, Walker in MU Law School poll
With less than a week to the recall election, a new Marquette University Law School poll has Gov.
The GOP's Florida Hispanic director has had enough
Pablo Pantoja, State Director of Florida Hispanic Outreach for the Republican National Committee, deciding he's had enough of the beatings: It doesn't take much to see the culture of intolerance surrounding the Republican Party today.