Josh Rogin / Foreign Policy:
Issa's Benghazi document dump exposes several Libyans working with the U.S. — House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) compromised the identities of several Libyans working with the U.S. government and placed their lives in danger when he released reams of State Department …
Ron Beasley / Middle Earth Journal: Darrell Issa Scumbag and Partisan Hack
Imani Gandy / Balloon Juice: Issa Benghazi Document Dump Reveals Name of Libyan Woman Activist Working With U.S.
Greg Dworkin / Daily Kos: Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Obama with slight lead, Republicans pretend otherwise
BooMan / Booman Tribune: Darrell Issa Must Resign
GottaLaff / The Political Carnival: Darrell Issa's Benghazi document dump damages U.S. efforts, put Libyans working with U.S. in danger
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish: Romney's Benghazi Boomerang II
Libby Spencer / The Impolitic: Darrell Issa is worse than a terrorist
David Ignatius / Washington Post:
CIA documents supported Susan Rice's description of Benghazi attacks — The Romney campaign may have misfired with its suggestion that statements by President Obama and U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice about the Benghazi attack last month weren't supported by intelligence, according to documents provided …
Discussion: Instapundit, Hullabaloo, The Daily Dish, Taylor Marsh, AMERICAblog and Talking Points Memo
Digby / Hullabaloo: Benghazi Smell Test BS
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish: Romney's Benghazi Boomerang I
Taylor Marsh: Wake Up America: Issa Dumps Docs, Endangers U.S. Allies in Libya, as CIA Confirms Rice
John Aravosis / AMERICAblog: CIA documents back up Rice's description of Benghazi attack
Los Angeles Times:
No evidence found of Al Qaeda role in Libya attack — U.S. intelligence agencies and witnesses paint a picture of an assault carried out with little planning at the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi. — A Libyan man shows bloodstains at the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
Discussion: Weekly Standard, The Political Carnival, Associated Press and Wall Street Journal
Stephen F. Hayes / Weekly Standard: W.H. Tries to Write Al Qaeda Out of Libya Story
GottaLaff / The Political Carnival: VIDEO- CBS: Evidence Undermines Right-Wing Charges Of An Administration “Cover-Up” On Libya
Kimberly Dozier / Associated Press: CIA found militant links a day after Libya attack
Hugh Hewitt / Townhall.com:
President Obama's Closing Act: An Epic Collapse — The ongoing collapse of President Obama's campaign may lead to some extraordinary stunts during Monday's last debate, but no matter what he tries, it is very unlikely that the president can reverse the enormous momentum behind Mitt Romney's campaign.
Discussion: The PJ Tatler and American Power
Donald Douglas / American Power: President Obama's Closing Act: An Epic Collapse
Michael Barbaro / New York Times:
Romney as a Manager: Unhurried and Socratic — BOSTON — As governor of Massachusetts, Mitt Romney could not resist burrowing into the bureaucratic weeds: He once took the statewide math and reading test for 10th graders, then startled his education commissioner by calling to say, “I like No. 14” and rattling off the answer.
Discussion: New York Magazine, No More Mister Nice Blog and The Caucus
Caroline Bankoff / New York Magazine: Mitt Romney Actually Doesn't Like Firing People That Much
Ashley Parker / The Caucus: Newspapers in Salt Lake City, Tampa and Denver Endorse Obama
Benny Johnson / TheBlaze.com:
JOE BIDEN INTERRUPTS FLORIDA WOMAN'S BREAST CANCER STORY WITH ON-STAGE SQUATTING CHARADES — At a campaign event Friday afternoon in Florida, Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bill Nelson took the stage to a cheering crowd. They were being introduced by a Florida resident named Barbra …
Discussion: The Lonely Conservative, The Gateway Pundit and Riehl World News
Jim Hoft / The Gateway Pundit: Survivor Ann Romney Attends Breast Cancer Awareness Walk in Florida (Video)
Glenn Greenwald / Guardian:
The remarkable, unfathomable ignorance of Debbie Wasserman Schultz | Glenn Greenwald — The Chair of the Democratic National Committee is completely unaware of one of the biggest stories of the Obama years — On 29 May 2012, the New York Times published a remarkable 6,000-word story …
Discussion: Hit & Run, Truthdig and Hullabaloo
Megan R. Wilson / The Hill:
Stephen Colbert may be waiting for his own ‘October surprise’ — Don't count comedian Stephen Colbert out just yet. — With less than three weeks to go until Election Day, campaign finance reports filed on Saturday show that Colbert's super-PAC - Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow - is holding tightly to nearly $1 million.
Discussion: Taegan Goddard's …
Washington Free Beacon:
Obama Campaign Borrows $15M from Bank of America — Obama For America took out a $15 million loan from Bank of America last month, according to the campaign's October monthly FEC report. The loan was incurred on September 4 and is due November 14, eight days after the election.
Jim Hoft / The Gateway Pundit: Figures. Obama Campaign Spends More Than it Takes In - Borrows From Evil Bankers
Directorblue / Doug Ross: SOLVENCY: Democrat politicians run their own finances just as well as they run the country's
Keithbacker / Battleground Watch: Why Was Obama Fundraising in California 30 Days Before the Election? He Needed the Money
Dave Levinthal / Politico: Obama's September haul: $126M
Doug Brady / Conservatives4Palin: More.
New York Times:
Anita Dunn, Both Insider and Outsider in Obama Camp — WASHINGTON — In the rarefied world of political consultants who straddle the line between campaign adviser and corporate strategist, Anita Dunn has few peers. — As a confidante of President Obama and a senior campaign adviser …
Tom Maguire / JustOneMinute: A Strange Straw In The Wind
James Rosen / Wall Street Journal:
The Three Benghazi Timelines We Need Answers About — Every White House sooner or later succumbs to the temptation to cover up an embarrassment. — 'I do not think," Nixon campaign aide Jeb Magruder told the Senate Watergate committee in the spring of 1973, “there was ever any discussion that there would not be a coverup.
Discussion: Betsy's Page
Brian Bakst / Associated Press:
Lauding Obama, Clinton Cites ‘Impatient’ Americans — Former President Bill Clinton said Friday that President Barack Obama is facing a tough re-election race because “impatient” Americans haven't fully recognized an economy on the mend. — Campaigning for Obama in Green Bay, Wis. …
Discussion: iOwnTheWorld.com, Conservative Hideout 2.0, The PJ Tatler and CNN
Gregory Wallace / CNN: Clinton: Debate analysis is a ‘distraction’