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Morning Round-Up 5-5

By on 5.5.14 | 9:52AM

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Morning Headlines

Domestic                                                          

Associated Press

  1. 1st Openly Gay Episcopal Bishop to Divorce Husband

Politico

  1. The Raid
  2. May primaries to test GOP establishment clout
  3. Defense hawks: No cuts in my backyard

Reuters

  1. Nobel-winning economist Gary Beck dies at 83: university

Wall Street Journal

  1. Ukraine Crisis: Fear of Wider Pain Tempers Sanctions
  2. Obama Plays to Liberal Base, Not Independents
  3. GOP Poised to Control More State Legislatures

Washington Post

  1. Liberal donors eye new long-term investments in states and new voters to boost Democrats
  2. For President Obama, a renewed focus on climate
  3. Big budgets, little oversight in war zones

Washington Times

  1. Bipartisan call for more Russian sanctions as battles rage in Odessa, Ukraine
  2. Hold your horses: Nevada standoff reveals bigger fight over federally owned land
  3. House GOP probes on IRS, Benghazi bring peril for Dems

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. Walter Jones’s Conservative Scorecard
  2. Private-Sector Privacy at Loose Ends

Breitbart

  1. Documents: Cochran Listed Aide’s House as Address
  2. Hog Castrating Candidate’s New Ad: Rides Harley to Gun Range and ‘Unloads’ on Obamacare

 The Daily Caller     

  1. Boehner Below 50 Percent Republican Support in Own District Ahead of Tuesday’s Primary
  2. ‘Faith for Hillary’ Leader Works for Liberal Operative That Targets Christians

CNSNews.com

  1. Obama’s Joke: Fox News ‘Shadowy Right-Wing’ Front for Koch Brothers
  2. Too Big to Audit? Large Partnerships Escape IRS Scrutiny, GAO Reports

National Review

  1. A Wicked Orthodoxy
  2. Why Benghazi Matters

Washington Free Beacon

  1. Report: N. Korea Has Nuclear Warheads for Missiles
  2. Cuba Demands Removal From List of State Sponsors of Terrorism

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Exclusive: CIA Falls Back in Afghanistan
  2. Syria’s Terror Blowback Threatens Europe and the United States

Talking Points Memo

  1. Hillary Who? The GOP Can’t Wait to Take Millennials Back to the 1990s
  2. Nevada Congressman Seeks Removal of Bundy Backers

ThinkProgress

     1. The 800-Pound Gorilla Of the Christian Right  

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