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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Wednesday March 12, 2014.
Republican David Jolly has defeated Democrat Alex Sink and Libertarian Lucas Overby to become the next representative from Florida’s 13th District.
The Mayor of Chicago, the godfather himself, Rahm Emanuel may have his sights set on White House in 2016. (Yuck)
Where do the moderates go to rally their supporters? And when they gather do they cheer – or simply golf clap?
Congress may soon be going to war with the CIA. Sen. Dianne Feinstein recently outlined how the CIA had been monitoring Congress using illicit means over the last few years.
Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) accused the CIA of secretly removing documents, searching computers used by the committee and attempting to intimidate congressional investigators by requesting an FBI inquiry of their conduct — charges that CIA Director John Brennan disputed within hours of her appearance on the Senate floor.
Feinstein described the escalating conflict as a “defining moment” for Congress’s role in overseeing the nation’s intelligence agencies and cited “grave concerns” that the CIA had “violated the separation-of-powers principles embodied in the United States Constitution.”
Republicans seem poised to take down Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR).
The Ukraine won’t try and stop Crimea from seceding and joining Russia.
Liberal Ronan Farrow has not been impressive in his television debut.