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6:10 PM ET, April 19, 2015


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Stephen F. Hayes / Weekly Standard:
Walker Shines in New Hampshire  —  Nashua, N.H.  —  Scott Walker was feeling it.  —  He'd been speaking for a little more than ten minutes, telling stories about his battles in Wisconsin to a crowd of Republicans nodding their heads in enthusiastic agreement.
Fox News:
Graham says he's ‘91 percent sure’ he'll get in 2016 GOP presidential primary but needs campaign cash  —  FILE: Jan. 28, 2015: Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (AP)  —  South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that he's “91 percent sure” …
Discussion: Hot Air, The Reaction and The Week
Hunter Schwarz / Washington Post:
Lindsey Graham says he's ‘91 percent’ sure he'll run for president
Discussion: FOX News Radio
Kyle Cheney / Politico:
Lindsey Graham eyes May presidential announcement
Discussion: Outside the Beltway
Washington Post:   GOP contenders audition their attack lines on Clinton
Joel Kotkin / The Daily Beast:
Big Idea: California Is So Over  —  California's drought and how it's handled show just what kind of place the Golden State is becoming: feudal, super-affluent and with an impoverished interior.  —  California has met the future, and it really doesn't work.
Maureen Dowd / New York Times:
Granny Get Your Gun  —  WASHINGTON — THE most famous woman on the planet has a confounding problem.  She can't figure out how to campaign as a woman.  —  In 2008, Hillary Clinton took advice from two men — Bill Clinton and Mark Penn — and campaigned like a man.
Jon Stewart / Guardian:
why I quit The Daily Show  —  Stewart's decision to retire as host of the satirical news show after 16 years has left liberal America in mourning.  So why is he leaving just before an election - and what will happen when he steps out from behind the desk?  —  here was no one moment …
Daily Mail:
Slaughter on the beach: ISIS behead and shoot Ethiopian Christians in sickening new propaganda video  — Video seems to show militants in Libya holding one group of at least 16 captive on a beach and 12 others in a desert  — Before the killings a masked fighter in black brandishes …
Ross Douthat / New York Times:
Checking Charlie Hebdo's Privilege  —  A LIVING cartoonist lecturing his murdered peers makes for a curious spectacle, but that's what transpired at journalism's George Polk Awards a week ago.  The lecturer was Garry Trudeau, of “Doonesbury” fame; his subject was the cartoonists for Charlie Hebdo …
Adam Floyd / Valdosta Daily Times:
Flag fracas at Valdosta State  —  Protesters walk on Stars and Stripes; veteran banned from university for taking flag from demonstrators  —  VALDOSTA — A military veteran was detained but not charged by Valdosta State University police after she approached a group of protesters on campus …
Zach Noble /
When This Female Air Force Vet Saw Protesters Stepping on the Flag, She Took Action.
Spencer S. Hsu / Washington Post:
FBI overstated forensic hair matches in nearly all trials before 2000  —  The Justice Department and FBI have formally acknowledged that nearly every examiner in an elite FBI forensic unit gave flawed testimony in almost all trials in which they offered evidence against criminal defendants over more than a two-decade period before 2000.
Ryan Buxton / The Huffington Post:
Dan Aykroyd: ‘America Is Flat-Out Gun Crazy’  —  Dan Aykroyd has a history with law enforcement, including years of service on an auxiliary police committee in Harahan, Louisiana, and while he's “proficient with a firearm,” he told “The HuffPost Show” on Friday that officers need “more training in the less lethal alternatives.”
Betsy Hiel / Associated Press:
Reagan shooter Hinckley closer to permanent freedom  —  The last man to shoot an American president spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.  —  He likes taking walks, plays guitar and paints, eats at Wendy's and drives around in a Toyota.
Kyle Cheney / Politico:
McCaul, Chaffetz: Flying mailman exposed security crack  —  Two top House committee chairmen said on Sunday a rogue mailman who landed a small gyrocopter on the Capitol lawn last week exposed a security vulnerability that could help terrorists.  —  “It exposed a vulnerability that …
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Gaia Pianigiani / New York Times:
Hundreds Feared Dead After Boat Filled With Migrants Capsizes in Mediterranean
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Christoph Reuter / Spiegel Online:
Secret Files Reveal the Structure of Islamic State
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CBS News:
Face the Nation Transcripts April 19, 2015: Rubio, Manchin, O'Malley
Discussion: PoliticusUSA and Althouse
Diane Cardwell / New York Times:
Solar Power Battle Puts Hawaii at Forefront of Worldwide Changes
James Hohmann / Politico:
Rand Paul slams GOP foreign policy hawks
Discussion: The PJ Tatler and The Reaction
Hari Pulakkat / The Economic Times:
Why not enough people are working on climate change in India
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 Earlier Items: 
New York Times:
Voting Rights, by the Numbers
Discussion: Hullabaloo
Washington Post:
New Hampshire could be make-or-break for Jeb Bush
Discussion: FOX News Radio
Harry Dunphy / Associated Press:
The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing …
Discussion: Bloomberg Business
Nicholas Garcia / Chalkbeat Colorado:
Jeffco board member apologizes for sharing link to “hate group” on Facebook
Discussion: FOX31 Denver and Raw Story
Kristina Wong / The Hill:
Iranian ship convoy moves toward Yemen, alarming US officials
Discussion: The PJ Tatler and Hot Air