GUT CHECK for August 1
n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle
OBAMA: ISRAELI SOLDIER MUST BE RELEASED President Barack Obama said an Israeli soldier captured in the Gaza conflict must be released unconditionally. Hamas has denied abducting the soldier. He also said reviving the collapsed cease fire is “going to be challenging” without confidence Hamas will comply. And, Obama said “it’s hard to reconcile Israel’s Best place to buy zoloft online legitimate need to defend itself with the legitimate concerns” for civilian casualties in Gaza. The House could take it up quickly. Dana Bash and Tom Cohen
POTUSTO ACT ALONE ON BORDER CRISIS President Barack Obama said he must take steps on Canada Goose online his own to address the immigrant surge at the canada goose store southern border because Congress has failed to help, saying “we’ve run out of money and we’re going to have to reallocate resources.” He said Canada Goose Jackets House Republicans “are not able to act even on what they say their priorities are.” House leaders sought Friday to bring around conservatives to pass a scaled back border bill. But the whole buy canada goose jacket thing was moot anyway as canada goose outlet store locations Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the Senate wouldn’t take it up, even it was 2018 canada goose outlet approved. Also, the Senate’s left town for August. Dana Bash and Deirdre Walsh
PROPOSED CHANGES IN THE HOUSE BORDER BILL:
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Expands on 2008 trafficking law language
Makes it easier to Canada Goose Coats On Sale expedite deportations
Reverts DACA language back to original language
ORDERED RIGHT OFF canada goose replica OF DCCC’S IMMIGRATION MENU: “The changes brought into this are ones I’ve developed and advocated for over the past two years,” Rep. Steve King of Iowa told Roll Call. “Like I ordered it off the menu.”
Gut Check DVR: Watch Inside Politics with John King Sunday canada goose clearance sale at 8:30am with guests Jonathan Martin, Mike Allen, Nia Malika Henderson and Robert Costa for a look at how the House GOP leadership was defeated in canada goose clearance their efforts to court their own party.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: OBAMA: ‘WE TORTURED SOME FOLKS’ Answering questions on the CIA’s recent admission that the agency spied on Senate Intelligence Committee computers, President Obama acknowledged that the CIA has acted before in regrettable ways. Citing interrogation techniques in the aftermath of 9/11, the canada goose outlet toronto factory President said, “We canada goose coats tortured some folks We did some things that were contrary to our values.”
CNN POLL: PERCENT WHO SAY ECONOMY’S ‘GOOD’ IS UP: Most Americans still say that the economy’s in poor shape. But the percentage who describe economic conditions as good continue to slowly but steadily increase, according to a CNN/ORC International poll. Paul Steinhauser
2016 WATCH: KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE HAWKEYE: Marco Rubio’s in Iowa this weekend to campaign for state Sen. Joni Ernst, Iowa’s GOP Senate nominee related website . Sen. Rand canada goose Paul, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Sen. Ted Cruz, former Sen. Rick Santorum, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will canadian goose jacket also make stops in Iowa in coming weeks.
BEN CARSON’S BIG MOVE. Ben Carson is taking a significant step toward a 2016 presidential run by forming a political action committee, CNN confirmed. The renowned neurosurgeon and a popular figure among conservatives told the Washington Times he chose Houston businessman Terry Giles to be his campaign chairman, if he decides to launch Canada Goose Outlet a Canada Goose Parka White House bid canadagooseparkasoutlet . Dana Davidsen
THE BUZZ:CANTOR’S LAST DAY AUGUST 18 Eric Cantor will leave Congress earlier than expected. The former House majority leader, whose primary defeat less than two months ago rocked the Republican Party, says he’ll resign effective August 18.
MARKET WATCH:Wall Street began August with a decline, completing a week of losses. The Dow dropped 70 points on Friday following a slide of more than 300 points on Thursday. The S 500 dropped nearly 3% this week, and the NASDAQ lost more than 2%.
Leading CNNPolitics: Cuomo gets new lawyer as controversy swirls
New York State politics have never been the cleanest but it seems things are getting a bit murkier in Albany. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has retained new counsel to the Executive Chamber, CNN confirmed Friday. Sean Kennedy
Leading CNNMoney:Jobs recovery marches on, but at slower pace
After gangbusters jobs growth in June, hiring slowed to a less impressive pace in July. The economy added 209,000 jobs last month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. Annalyn Kurtz
Florida judge orders special session for canada goose deals new cheap Canada Goose congressional district map Circuit Court Judge Terry Lewis ruled Friday that the Florida Legislature must immediately revise its flawed congressional map and gave it until August 15 to submit a revised map. He also ordered the state to propose a special election schedule for the affected congressional districts. Mary Ellen Klas
Leading HuffPo: Called Out: Republicans Admit GOP Move canada goose coats on sale Is Hypocritical
A pair of House Republicans admitted on Friday that it made little sense to sue President Barack Obama over executive overreach and, at the same time, urge him to act buy canada goose jacket cheap without Congress to solve the border crisis. Igor Bobic
Leading Drudge: Ceasefire Erupts
Less than three hours after a three day humanitarian cease fire between Israel and Hamas went into effect Friday, the truce broke down when clashes between Israeli forces and Hamas fighters erupted and militants fired rockets into Israel. Washington Post’s Sudarsan Raghavan, William Booth and Ruth Eglash
Leading Politico: Friends With Benefits: Rand Paul and Cory Booker’s convenient bromance
Is it too Canada Goose sale soon to induct the bizarre bromance between Cory Booker and Rand Paul into the Hall of Fame of timeless odd couples? The two young senators’ budding relationship is probably one of the creepier examples of strange modern American politics. One man is a Tea Party loving opthamologist from Kentucky who once employed a former radio shock jock nick named “the Southern Avenger”; the other a fast talking, fast tweeting liberal black ex mayor of Newark. Charles D. Ellison.