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8:20 AM ET, January 25, 2016


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Katie Glueck / Politico:
Rick Perry endorses Ted Cruz  —  Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is endorsing Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential primary, Perry told POLITICO in an interview Sunday night.  —  Perry, who also sought the GOP nomination before dropping out in September, said he now sees the race as one that is between Cruz …
Jenna Johnson / Washington Post:
Guess which divisive Republican is now campaigning as a political uniter?  —  SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — In the final minutes of a campaign rally here, after an hour-long speech full of his signature bluster and bomb-throwing, Republican front-runner Donald Trump made his closing pitch to Iowa voters.
Discussion: Political Wire
Alexander Bolton / The Hill:
GOP senators: Anyone but Cruz  —  Jittery Republican senators think Donald Trump would actually give them a better chance of keeping their Senate majority if he were the party's presidential nominee instead of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas).  —  With the Iowa caucuses, the first contest …
Discussion: ABC News and Politico
Byron York / Washington Examiner:
GOP fear and loathing in New Hampshire
Discussion: Balloon Juice and The Last Refuge
Monica Langley / Wall Street Journal:
Behind Donald Trump's Attack Strategy
Discussion: Des Moines Register
Hillary Clinton deserves Democratic nomination  —  America looks different in 2016 than it did the last time Hillary Clinton ran for president: The economy has come out of free fall, the military has left the quagmire of the Iraq war, barriers to equality have toppled, and universal access to health care has become a reality.
Bradford Richardson / The Hill:
Clinton vows to win nomination to keep Bloomberg out of race  —  Democratic primary front-runner Hillary Clinton on Sunday vowed to win her party's nomination for president to “relieve” former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg of any thoughts of running for president.
Discussion: Instapundit
John Wagner / Washington Post:
Sanders: Clinton is running a ‘desperate’ campaign that lacks excitement  —  DECORAH, Iowa — When Bernie Sanders entered the presidential race last spring, he was considered a fringe figure — an unapologetic independent whose “political revolution” would eschew campaign customs and center around his liberal agenda.
Michael Goodwin / New York Post:   This election feels like a reunion of the Woodstock generation
ABC News:
‘This Week’ Transcript: Jeb Bush and Sen. Bernie Sanders
Discussion: Associated Press, The Week and Politico
Podcast: President Barack Obama  —  POLITICO's “Off Message” podcast relaunches for 2016 with Glenn Thrush's exclusive sit-down interview with President Barack Obama, conducted on Jan. 22 in the Oval Office.  —  A week ahead of the Iowa caucuses, the president makes his most expansive comments yet …
Discussion: New York Times and Political Wire
Glenn Thrush / Politico:
Exclusive: Obama on Iowa, Clinton, Sanders and 2016  —  Barack Obama, that prematurely gray elder statesman, is laboring mightily to remain neutral during Hillary Clinton's battle with Bernie Sanders in Iowa, the state that cemented his political legend and secured his path to the presidency.
Discussion: The Week
Full transcript: POLITICO's Glenn Thrush interviews President Barack Obama on Iowa, 2016, and the choice between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders  —  This interview was conducted on Jan. 22, 2016 in the Oval Office.  It has been edited only slightly, to remove crosstalk.
Discussion: Business Insider
Wesley Muller / Sun Herald:
Father and son die in shootout at Pearl River County gun shop  — Twitter: WesleySMuller  —  PICAYUNE — A father and son were killed in a shootout with another man and his son at a gun store Saturday in Pearl River County's Henleyfield community.
Discussion: WLOX-TV and Associated Press
Pamela Geller:
VIDEO: Muslim Migrant Who BEAT, SPAT ON Mother with Children in Sweden is Being Deported to ...... Denmark  —  A couple of days ago, I ran video of a Muslim migrant in Sweden who beat and spit on a mother with her children.  The video caused such an uproar, the now “Most Hated Man in Sweden” is being deported — to Denmark.
Los Angeles Times:
Some Republican candidates spend big on ads, with little to show for it  —  Jeb Bush, center, at a campaign stop in Pelham, N.H., on Jan. 23.  A super PAC has spent at least $60 million on ads for Bush, but he remains stuck at about 6% in polls.  —  In a drumbeat that gets more insistent every week …
Discussion: Political Wire
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David Axelrod / New York Times:
The Obama Theory of Trump
Discussion: Politico
Frederick News-Post:
Since when did the Republican Party forget the power of the free market?
Tony Barboza / Los Angeles Times:
Fast-acting methane from Aliso Canyon leak is boosting global warming
Discussion: The Week, 89.3 KPCC and NPR
Kevin D. Williamson / National Review:
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 Earlier Items: 
Shane Goldmacher / Politico:
Teen Ted Cruz joked of goals: ‘World domination, you know, rule everything’
Discussion: Trail Blazers Blog
Kate Scanlon /
Why Marco Rubio Thinks Historic Blizzard is the ‘Best Thing to Happen to the Republic in Quite a While’
Discussion: Mediaite and Talking Points Memo
Colin Wilhelm / Politico:
Trump vows to release his tax returns
Discussion: Political Wire
Colin Wilhelm / Politico:
Trump would ‘love’ a third-party Bloomberg bid
Discussion: Political Wire
Steve Robson /
RAF ‘foiled ISIS airline terror plot to bomb four UK cities after cracking pop song code’
Discussion: Pamela Geller and Jihad Watch