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11:25 PM ET, December 19, 2015

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David Atkins / Washington Monthly:
An Explanation of What Bernie Sanders Staffers Actually Did and Why It Matters  —  After a spat lasting just over 24 hours, it appears that the top news story of the day is already resolving itself: the DNC has come to an agreement to return voter database access to the Bernie Sanders campaign …
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Bloomberg Business:
Bernie Sanders Apologizes to Hillary Clinton for Data Breach  —  Democratic debate comes on the heels of a major blowup between the campaigns of the two leading contenders.  —  jeneps  —  Within the first 10 minutes of their third debate on Saturday, the three Democrats running for president put …
Amy Dacey / Medium:
Here's what happened with NGP VAN, the Sanders Campaign, and the Clinton Campaign  —  And here are the steps we are taking to address the problem  —  The Democratic National Committee, through its software partner NGP VAN, provides tools for Democratic campaigns that are invaluable and second to none.
Discussion: New York Times, Mashable and Politico
Politico:
The POLITICO Wrongometer  —  POLITICO's analysis of where the Democratic field stretched the truth, steered around some inconvenient facts, or just plain got it wrong.  —  Hillary's bold new education plan?  Not so bold  —  Hillary Clinton said during tonight's presidential debate …
Discussion: Vox and The Right Scoop
Daniel Strauss / Politico:
14 key moments from the Democratic debate  —  There were only three candidates on the stage in the latest Democratic presidential debate, but each had plenty of key moments.  Here are the most memorable, important, and explosive moments from Saturday's ABC News debate:  —  1. Sanders apologizes for data breach
Discussion: ABC News
ABC News:
Sanders Apologizes to Clinton Over Accessing Voter Data
Gabriel Debenedetti / Politico:
Sanders gets the fight he wanted
ABC News:
ABC News Third Democratic Debate: New Hampshire Edition
Josh Marshall / Talking Points Memo:   Some Big Picture Thoughts on the Sanders/DNC Derp War
Jonathan Easley / The Hill:
Dem rivalry takes nasty turn
Discussion: ABC News and Politico
John Wagner / Washington Post:
Accord reached after Sanders sues the DNC over suspended access to critical voter list
Larry Diamond / The Atlantic:
What Is America Fighting For? … The United States has been at war with ISIS for more than a year, and with Islamic extremism for nearly a decade and a half.  But beyond defending the homeland against terrorism, U.S. leaders have not offered a compelling answer to this vital question: What is it that America is fighting for?
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Andrew Kaczynski / BuzzFeed:
Trump Doubles Down On Putin Love, Says There's “A Lot Of Truth” To U.S. Killing People
Discussion: alan.com
CBS News:
Ted Cruz to air parody ad during “SNL”  —  Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is planning to air a parody commercial in Iowa during “Saturday Night Live,” just weeks before the nation's first nominating contest in the state.  —  “In the spirit of the upcoming holiday we are excited …
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Oliver Darcy / TheBlaze.com:
Watch the Christmas Parody Infomercial the Ted Cruz Campaign Has Paid to Air During ‘SNL’  —  Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz will air a Christmas-themed parody infomercial during the broadcast of this weekend's “Saturday Night Live.”  —  The ad, which features …
Benny Johnson / Independent Journal:
Watch the Campy Christmas Infomercial Ted Cruz Is About To Play During SNL
Ashley Killough / CNN:
Jeb Bush: ‘Donald Trump is a jerk’  —  Contoocook, New Hampshire (CNN)While Jeb Bush has been railing against Donald Trump all week, he still had more to say on Saturday, uttering perhaps his strongest comments yet about the Republican presidential front-runner.
Agence France-Presse:
Angry single men stage anti-Christmas rally in Tokyo  —  Tokyo (AFP) - Anti-Christmas protesters calling themselves “Losers with Women” marched through Tokyo's streets Saturday, bashing the upcoming holiday as a capitalist ploy that also discriminates against singletons.
Awr Hawkins / Breitbart:
Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Executive Order or Not, 'I'm Not Surrendering the Guns'  —  On December 18, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio referenced President Obama's pending executive action on gun control and said executive order or not, guns will not be surrendered.
Jennifer Kliese / WKOW 27:
East Towne Mall closed; Police search for gunman  —  UPDATE (WKOW) — East Towne Mall is closed because of the shooting incident earlier this afternoon.  —  Madison police investigators are processing the scene.  Witnesses say several young men were involved in a fight in the middle of the mall.
Discussion: WBAY-TV
 
 
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Kevin Cirilli / Bloomberg.com news:
Cruz Says He'd Tap Jeff Sessions for His Cabinet
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Elliot Smilowitz / The Hill:
Palin compares GOP establishment to spousal abusers
Discussion: Breitbart and Raw Story
New York Post:
Muslim cabby fined for not allowing woman up front
Discussion: Western Journalism
Oliver Darcy / TheBlaze.com:
Photo of Ben Carson Holding Sign With Two-Word Message Goes Viral: ‘Not Afraid to Say...’
Daily Mail:
Harrowing footage released by Yazidi group shows terrified families scream as ISIS gunmen surround …
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New York Times:
Doubts About Saudi Arabia's Antiterrorism Coalition
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Erika Christakis / The Atlantic:
The New Preschool Is Crushing Kids
Katie Pavlich / Townhall.com:
New Poll Shows College Students Reject Absurd “Microagression” Culture, Black Lives Matter
Discussion: Hot Air and Red Alert Politics
Alexander Bolton / The Hill:
Leader McConnell warns GOP voters: We need candidates ‘who can win’
 

 
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