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Morning Round-Up 3-20

By on 3.20.14 | 10:12AM

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Morning Headlines

Domestic                                                          

Associated Press

  1. Winter’s Snowy Barrage Hammers US Road Budgets

Politico

  1. Bernie Madoff speaks: Politics, remorse and Wall Street
  2. Hillary Clinton touts leadership on Iran
  3. Kos Folds Up the Big Tent

Reuters

  1. Toyota’s $1.2 billion settlement may be model for U.S. probe into GM
  2. U.S. Guantanamo board to review case of ‘Dirty 30’ bin Laden bodyguard

Wall Street Journal

  1. Ukraine Naval Commander Released Amid Standoff With Pro-Russian Forces
  2. Yellen Debut Rattles Markets
  3. Free Isn’t Easy for Higher Ed

Washington Post

  1. European leaders weigh additional sanctions against Russia
  2. Boehner has ‘serious concern’ with Senate unemployment insurance deal
  3. Scott Brown campaigns in New Hampshire, raises cash in Mass.

Washington Times

  1. On your dime: Federal officials fly first class, use gov’t jets for personal travel
  2. Sen. Rand Paul: U.S. intel agencies ‘drunk with power’
  3. Prove it: Court rules states can require ID to vote

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. The Answer to Homelessness
  2. We Finally Start to See What Drove Snowden

Breitbart

  1. Mississippi Bloodbath: Open Warfare Breaks Out in Tea Party Vs. Barbour, Cochran
  2. Study: 38% of Minimum-Wage Employers Will Fire Workers if Minimum Wage Reaches $10.10

 The Daily Caller     

  1. Rand Paul gets standing ovation at Berkeley: ‘Your right to privacy is under assault’
  2. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill warns nation being ‘swallowed up’ by $17 trillion debt

CNSNews.com

  1. Federal Debt Up $7K Per Household Since End of Shutdown
  2. Study: California and Other Dem-Led States Have Highest Dividend Tax Burden

National Review

  1. Technology and Wisdom
  2. Tolerance, the Key to Liberty

Washington Free Beacon

  1. High Speed Threat: Pentagon intelligence official says Chinese hypersonic weapon poses major challenge
  2. Poll: Support for Looser Gun Laws Triples

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Chinese Policy University Trains Beijing Hackers
  2. Ukraine Crisis Casts Cloud Over Moscow Anti-Money Laundering Meeting

Talking Points Memo

  1. Everything You Need to Know About the Supreme Court Taking on Birth Control
  2. Obama Talks Up Mass Gov. Deval Patrick’s 2016 Chances

ThinkProgress

    1. Buddhist Student Wins Settlement With Louisiana School District That Called His Religion ‘Stupid’

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