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Morning Round-Up 6-16

By on 6.16.14 | 9:00AM

Feature of the Day: The Lack of Major Wars May Be Hurting Economic Growth

Morning Headlines

Domestic                                                          

Associated Press

  1. Common Core Upsets Homeschooling Parents
  2. Feds Aren’t Inspecting 4 in 10 Higher-Risk Wells
  3. Sunni Militants Capture Northern Iraqi Town

Politico

  1. Obama’s Bush Hangover
  2. The Lesson Democrats Can Learn From Cantor’s Loss
  3. The battle to become whip

Reuters

  1. U.S. military appoints general to probe Bergdahl disappearance
  2. ‘Deep Throat’ garage from U.S. Watergate scandal to be razed
  3. U.S. considers action with Iran against Iraq insurgent onslaught

Wall Street Journal

  1. Kevin McCarthy’s Rise Shows New Path to Power in Congress
  2. Migrant Surge Jams Border
  3. Economists Debate: Has All the Important Stuff Already Been Invented?

 Washington Post

  1. For tea party, Republican whip race is best shot for leadership role
  2. Mitt Romney is the Paul the Octopus of the 2014 Republican Primaries
  3. How many non-veterans use the VA health-care system?

Washington Times

  1. Criticism of Obama mounts as Islamists sweep through Iraq
  2. Elizabeth Warren assumes helm of populist wing of Democratic Party
  3. GOP blasts IRS excuse for losing Lerner emails

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. How Immigration Topples GOP Incumbents
  2. Bergdahl, Manning, and the Overextended National Security State

Breitbart

  1. Poll: Chris McDaniel Shoots Up to Eight Point Lead Over Thad Cochran
  2. Pelosi Warns SF Bishop Not to March for Traditional Marriage

 The Daily Caller     

  1. Tapes Reveal Hillary Clinton Discussing Her Defense of Child Rapist

CNSNews.com

  1. Russia Cuts Gas Supply to Ukraine as Tensions Grow
  2. Sen. Graham: ‘We Need to Coordinate With the Iranians’ Over Iraq Crisis’

National Review

  1. The Dog Ate My Emails, for Two Years
  2. Scott Walker Gets Ready

Washington Free Beacon

  1. Israeli Troops Searching in Hebron for Abducted Teens
  2. The Hillary Tapes

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Under an ISIS Flag, the Sons of Mosul Are Rallying
  2. Give the ‘Border Kids’ Dignity. Now.

Talking Points Memo

  1. The Good Obamacare News That’s Been Flying Under DC’s Radar
  2. House GOP Plots Sneak Attack on Obama’s Climate Change Regs

ThinkProgress

    1. The Shocking Lack of Diversity On This Week’s Sunday Shows

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