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Malia Obama to Attend Harvard, but Not Until 2017

nytimes.com – Julie Hirschfeld Davis – May 1 – WASHINGTON — Malia Obama, the older daughter of President Obama, plans to attend Harvard University beginning in the fall of 2017, the White House announced on Sunday, waiting until her father leaves office to begin her college career.
NYT Politics Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/dBeftliFxn t.co/OcCXDP6elj
NYT Politics Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/PNycsimCv2 t.co/UK1qWYD4mK
NYT Politics RT @juliehdavis: Malia Obama, perhaps most speculated-upon college applicant, will attend Harvard after @POTUS leaves offc @npfandos t.co/fzq6orJ5U4
NYT Politics Malia Obama to attend Harvard, but not until the fall of 2017 t.co/v4cH0bbgEg by @julieHDavis and @npfandos t.co/McWbiZU1Ru
NYT Politics RT @npfandos: Malia Obama joins a long list of presidential children to attend Harvard: Adamses, Roosevelts, a Kennedy, etc. t.co/90ZXjQuznw
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Republican U.S. Senate candidates clear the room at convention

Sacbee.com – Most of the seats were empty by the time the Republican candidates for U.S. Senate addressed their state convention on Sunday. Check-out time at the hotel had past. There were flights to catch. The NBA playoff game between the local Golden State…
Dan Walters Republican U.S. Senate candidates clear the room at convention t.co/39PJywLoFS.
Jeremy B. White 'Looking at this room,' Sundheim said, staring into the emptiness t.co/i9Ker8ilQ3
David Siders RT @CapitolAlert: Republican U.S. Senate candidates clear the room at convention t.co/8li6LGZA1n
Jeremy B. White Republican U.S. Senate candidates clear the room at convention t.co/8li6LGZA1n
The Sacramento Bee Republican U.S. Senate candidates clear the room at convention t.co/sqtxJhHcfF t.co/inf3LFcmqn
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Toddlers have shot at least 23 people this year

washingtonpost.com – May 1 – This past week, a Milwaukee toddler fatally shot his mother after finding a handgun in the back seat of the car they were riding in. The case drew a lot of national attention given the unusual circumstances: Little kids rarely kill people…
Anand Iyer "toddlers were finding guns and shooting people at a rate of about one a week." t.co/141BuU3xz9 via @_cingraham
Moms Demand Action RT @Wonkblog: Toddlers have shot at least 23 people this year t.co/zzLcTjTTAd
Kathy Sena And all the while we are worrying WAY more, it seems, about where people pee. What is up, America? Shameful. t.co/3fS8M4v1nT
Eric Liu RT @Wonkblog: Toddlers have shot at least 23 people this year t.co/zzLcTjTTAd
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Kamala Harris picks her fights as criminal justice crusader

Sacbee.com – As district attorney of San Francisco, Kamala Harris looked at the criminal justice system like a pyramid, with the worst crimes occupying the tip. The largest mass of the pyramid, Harris wrote in her 2009 book, is the “truly…
David Siders 'The pyramid shook, but often it wasn't her doing the shaking' t.co/vRHx6CXh26
Dan Walters Kamala Harris picks her fights as criminal justice crusader t.co/AJaInxIluY
Jeremy B. White Kamala Harris picks her fights as criminal justice crusader t.co/9r2iQwzqED
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Run on a Ticket With Donald Trump? No, Thanks, Many Republicans Say

nytimes.com Patrick Healy (@patrickhealy) – Apr 30 – It's a time-honored tradition for politicians to deny any interest in the vice presidency. But this year, with the possibility of Donald J. Trump as the Republican nominee, they really mean it. “Never,” said Chris Schrimpf, a…
NYT Politics Join Trump's ticket? John Kasich's spokesman: 'Never." Jeb Bush's senior adviser: 'Hahahahahahahahaha.' t.co/0l8Hm1iJhl
NYT Politics Join Donald Trump's ticket if he's nominated? Here's who would think about it and who's already saying, "No thanks." t.co/ZAmPd4SbcI
NYT Politics Run on a ticket with Donald Trump? No, thanks, many Republicans say t.co/3LWv95dARz t.co/2bXI3MCxPt
NYT Politics Join Donald Trump's ticket? As Lindsey Graham put it, 'That's like buying a ticket on the Titanic.' t.co/lLw7Jg5yOo
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Trump Plays the Man's Card

nytimes.com – Nicholas Kristof – Apr 30 – REPUBLICANS have often been indignant at being portrayed as waging a “war on women,” and the rhetoric sometimes was, indeed, a bit over the top. Until Donald Trump showed up. Trump seems to be trying a strategy of what Ted Cruz would…
joe gerstandt RT @LailaLalami: "Both men and women judge the same piece more negatively when they are told it is by a woman [than by a man.]" t.co/9eh5os12oq
The New York Times RT @NickKristof: My column on what Donald Trump doesn't understand about women: t.co/7S5dpkSJza Read! t.co/nDNTku09H6
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California Republicans change rules to keep Jim Brulte at helm

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Dan Walters RT @CapitolAlert: California Republicans change rules to keep Jim Brulte at helm t.co/Z4g9MQd3n4
The Sacramento Bee RT @CapitolAlert: California Republicans change rules to keep Jim Brulte at helm t.co/Z4g9MQd3n4
Jeremy B. White California Republicans change rules to keep Jim Brulte at helm t.co/Z4g9MQd3n4
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California GOP opposes marijuana, gun-control, tobacco initiatives

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Dan Walters California GOP opposes marijuana, gun-control, tobacco initiatives t.co/n0siEGeAjw
Jeremy B. White California GOP opposes marijuana, gun-control, tobacco initiatives t.co/hP8L6XUeo7
David Siders RT @ccadelago: California GOP opposes marijuana, gun-control, tobacco initiatives t.co/Zw39onOunL
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Ralph Reed tells Republicans 'God is at work in California'

Sacbee.com – Faith and Freedom Coalition chairman tells GOP a turnaround is possible The California Republican Party has withered in California Reed's remarks come on final day of state party convention The go-to source for news on California policy and…
David Siders RT @CapitolAlert: Ralph Reed tells Republicans 'God is at work in California' t.co/sEsKa3pCt9
The Sacramento Bee RT @CapitolAlert: Ralph Reed tells Republicans 'God is at work in California' t.co/sEsKa3pCt9
Jeremy B. White Ralph Reed tells Republicans 'God is at work in California' t.co/sEsKa3pCt9
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Malia Obama to Attend Harvard, but Not Until 2017

nytimes.com – Julie Hirschfeld Davis – May 1 – WASHINGTON — Malia Obama, the older daughter of President Obama, plans to attend Harvard University beginning in the fall of 2017, the White House announced on Sunday, waiting until her father leaves office to begin her college career.
The New York Times Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/hdQ8ouDAEX t.co/fosI5rFH5x
NYT Politics RT @nytimes: Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/5es9pLMrVH t.co/OH8bjFSplL
The New York Times Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/5es9pLMrVH t.co/OH8bjFSplL
The New York Times Malia Obama plans to attend Harvard after taking a gap year. She'll start in 2017. t.co/mBPsg0guWZ t.co/ARzFB9CJl2