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Morning Round-Up 9-20

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Morning Headlines


Associated Press

  1. How Can Red Flags Be Missed Like Navy Shooter’s?
  2. Obama Takes on Coal With First-Ever Carbon Limits
  3. Medal of Honor Recipients Meet in Gettysburg


  1. Hillary Clinton all but running
  2. Nancy Pelosi unplugged
  3. The ‘meh’ of a salesman


  1. Colorado floodwaters menace state’s $41 billion agriculture sector
  2. House Republicans ignore Obama veto threat on spending bill
  3. Same firm checked background of Navy Yard shooter, Snowden

Wall Street Journal

  1. Glitch Afflicts Rollout of Online Health Exchanges
  2. Former Halliburton Manager Charged in Gulf Spill Probe
  3. Community Colleges Try to Revamp Image

Washington Post

  1. Iran’s Hassan Rouhani prepares for his debut trip to the United Nations
  2. Lawmakers scale back ambitions as shutdown looms
  3. Senate committee approves Obama nominee for DC circuit

Washington Times

  1. Gov. Perry: Trounced at the polls, Texas Democrats abuse power to punish Republicans (9-19)
  2. House Republicans pass test vote to defund Obamacare; shutdown edges closer (9-19)
  3. EPA’s new rules for coal accelerate Obama’s agenda on climate change (9-19)


Associated Press

  1. US and Iran Eye Diplomatic Defrosting at UN
  2. Merkel Ally Criticizes Partners’ Vote Drive
  3. Al-Qaida Militants Kill 38 Troops in Yemen Attack


  1. Egyptian security forces hunt militants storming town near Cairo
  2. Bombs inside Sunni mosque in Iraq kill 15: police, medics
  3. No time left for negotiations with Iran: Israeli minister

Wall Street Journal

  1. Pope Warns Church Focusing Too Much on Gays, Abortion
  2. Despite Merkel’s Popularity, Angst Creeps In
  3. China Intensifies Social-Media Crackdown

Washington Post

  1. High above Nazareth, an Israeli mayor wants to keep his city Jewish now and forever

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. 40 Years of the ‘Fighter Mafia’
  2. Just Keep Stumbling into Peace

The Blaze

  1. Why Won’t Sen. Dick Durbin Respond to Multiple Inquiries from TheBlaze? Possible Because We’re Asking About This Story (9-19)
  2. Home Depot Drops Big Obamacare Surprise on 20,000 Employees (9-19)


  1. Congressman: ‘Close to 250’ House Members Ready Defund Obamacare Today
  2. McCain: ‘Not Rational’ To Think Senate Will Defund Obamacare  

The Daily Caller      

  1. Campus cop stops students from handing out Constitutions…ON CONSTITUTION DAY (9-19)
  2. House passes bill cutting $40 billion from food stamp program (9-19)

  1. Hero Who Stopped Domestic Terrorist at FRC: God Prevented Me From Killing Him (9-19)
  2. Americans Fault Mental Health System More Than Guns for Mass Shootings

National Review

  1. The Real Navy Yard Scandal
  2. DeLay’s Vindication, Texas’s Shame

Washington Free Beacon

  1. Chinese Military Capable of Jamming U.S. Communications Systems
  2. Experts: Health Care Needs More Competition (9-19)

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. With House Win, GOP Pushes Food-Stamp Cuts to the Far Right
  2. Obama’s Labor Pains: Unions Rage Against the Affordable Care Act  

Huffington Post

  1. House Democrats: Tea Party Has Officially Overthrown GOP Leaders (9-19)
  2. Elizabeth Warren Probes Education, Treasury Departments Over Sallie Mae (9-19)

Talking Points Memo

  1. GOP Rep: Cruz Has ‘Abused,’ ‘Bullied’ House Republicans
  2. Obama To Impose Tough Carbon Limits on Coal Plants (9-19)


      1. Pope Francis: Catholic Church Is Too ‘Obsessed’ With Abortion, Birth Control, And Gay Marriage (9-19)



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