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Morning Round-Up 2-4

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Morning Headlines


Associated Press

  1. FDA Launching Anti-Smoking Campaign Aimed At Youth
  2. A New Entitlement? The Right to Preschool
  3. Court Hearing Set Over Gay Marriage Ban in VA.


  1. Chuck Schumer, Paul Ryan talking on immigration
  2. Top GOP governors have big money edge
  3. Gay-marriage backers launch campaign


  1. Obama, tech companies to get more devices into U.S. classrooms
  2. Improving U.S. budget picture may temper zeal for further cuts
  3. Web companies give first look at government data requests

Wall Street Journal

  1. Heroin Use, and Deaths, Rise
  2. Obama’s Internet Plan for Schools Speeds Up
  3. Tax Refunds Add Urgency on Debt Ceiling

Washington Post

  1. With an immigration deal possible, advocates mount new push to end deportations
  2. Who is Obama’s surgeon general nominee?
  3. One Thing Bill Gates could do that would actually help kids in school

Washington Times

  1. Did former USSR republic insert malicious code in Obamacare site?
  2. Embattled IRS plans employee bonuses for 2013 work to ‘boost morale’
  3. Iranian executions spiking despite thaw with West, ‘moderate president’

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. How Russia Might Have Stopped World War I
  2. Is Mob Rule in Ukraine in America’s Interests?


  1. Nancy Pelosi to Receive Planned Parenthood’s Margaret Sanger Award
  2. Poll: Majority Believes Obama’s Policies Will Fail

 The Daily Caller     

  1. O’Reilly, Part 2: Obama stammers through incoherent explanation of why Fox is ‘unfair’
  2. Pro-Common Core panelist: ‘The children belong to all of us’

  1. DIA Director: Snowden Potentially Put Lives of U.S. Troops at Risk; DNI: ‘Lives of Members or Assets of Intelligence Community at Risk’
  2. Pakistan Launches Another Peace Bid With Terrorists

National Review

  1. Our Icarus-in-Chief
  2. Save the Charter Schools

Washington Free Beacon

  1. The Belarusian Connection
  2. Right to Vote: Right-to-Work advocates celebrate secret ballot election on unionization at Tennessee VW plant

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Robots Will Make More Immigration Obsolete
  2. BYU to Undergrads: Masturbation is Like Warfare

Talking Points Memo

  1. Conservatives Have A New Scheme to Strip People of Obamacare Coverage
  2. Obama Persuades Dems to Back Off Sanctions, Give Peace a Chance


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