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Came by this great Thurgood Marshall anecdote while reporting this piece on SCOTUS and race http://bit.ly/Pwng7l
Eric Cantor hammers what appears to be the nail in the coffin for immigration reform in the House.
Fun AP lede: http://bit.ly/1ijaJiG
GOP health aide explains the ACA repeal/replace dilemma better than I could: http://bit.ly/R0Bejx
.@evanmcsan sought comment from the White House, and this happened: http://bzfd.it/1j6hB2n
Amazing line from John Roberts on campaign contributions and corruption:
Why yes, @Heritage_Action, I do have an ongoing commitment to freedom.
Health care adviser to Hillary in '93: "please try to avoid the word MANDATE."
Today in email blast fail:
CBO says a $10.10 minimum wage would move 900,000 (out of ~45 million) out of poverty in 2016.
Don't forget this amazing quote by Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) after the last debt limit fight: http://bit.ly/Ml192r
Grimm's apology statement: "I was wrong."
.@SpeakerBoehner's office is keeping busy during the #SOTU:
Lamar Alexander's statement firing Ryan Loskarn over child pornography allegations and naming a new chief of staff.
What Rob Ford hath wrought
Amazingly dishonest Drudge splash on Boehner right now
Amazing photo of the cop car that got destroyed, taken by @mattlaslo:
Rep. Devin Nunes (R) calls GOP conservatives "lemmings" then says that's an insult to lemmings http://bit.ly/1eUSa3N
Full statement on Senate lockdown via Sergeant at Arms. No one in danger, "abundance of caution."
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