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9:45 AM ET, January 28, 2019

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Los Angeles Times:
Kamala Harris emerges as a 2020 front-runner, but is that a good thing? … Even before Kamala Harris' campaign launch in Oakland on Sunday, her nascent 2020 bid had already hit full gallop — a star turn on “Good Morning America,” a self-reported seven-figure fundraising milestone, a friendly reception in a key primary state.
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Jason Easley / POLITICUSUSA:
Kamala Harris Launches Her Campaign And Immediately Terrifies Trump
Discussion: IJR
Carla Marinucci / Politico:
Harris kicks off campaign by laying into Trump
Discussion: ABC News, The Daily Beast and The Week
CBS News:
Kamala Harris kicks off 2020 campaign with rally in hometown of Oakland
Discussion: RedState
Matt Viser / Washington Post:
Sen. Kamala Harris formally opens her presidential campaign with a mix of unity and blunt talk about race
Discussion: Breitbart
Josh Dawsey / Washington Post:
‘Want to see the Lincoln bedroom?’:  Trump relishes role as White House tour guide  —  When President Trump brings senators, New York friends or other guests to the Oval Office, he occasionally opens a door near his desk summoning guests to follow.  Flashing a grin, he wants his friends …
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Elaina Plott / The Atlantic:
An Obscure White House Staffer's Jaw-Dropping Trump Tell-All
Discussion: Raw Story
Maggie Haberman / New York Times:
Trump Thought Firing Flynn Would End ‘Russia Thing,’ Chris Christie Writes in Book  —  President Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, believed that the “Russia thing” would end as a side effect from the firing of the national security adviser, retired Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn …
Ben White / Politico:
Wall Street freaks out about 2020  —  NEW YORK — Top Wall Street executives would love to be rid of President Donald Trump.  But they are getting panicked about the prospect of an ultraliberal Democratic nominee bent on raising taxes and slapping regulations on their firms.
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Wall Street Journal:   As Warren Eyes White House, Big Banks Brace for Browbeating
Astead W. Herndon / New York Times:   Elizabeth Warren's 2020 Strategy: Stand Out by ‘Nerding Out’
Associated Press:
AP-NORC poll: Most Americans oppose Trump's foreign policy  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of Americans disapprove of the way President Donald Trump is handling U.S. foreign policy and about half think the country's global standing will deteriorate during the next year …
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Washington Post:   Midway through first term, Trump is not meeting the public's modest expectations for his job performance, poll finds
Christine Filer / ABC News:
2 years into Trump's presidency, a deficit in confidence across government
Discussion: Daily Kos
David Freedlander / New York Magazine:
Hiding Out With Randy Credico, the Stand-Up Comic Who Could Help Put Roger Stone in Prison  —  It is the Wednesday after the midterms, and comedian and longtime New York political stuntman Randy Credico is smoking an e-cigarette at the Friars Club bar, expounding on his theory that the president …
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Byron York / Washington Examiner:
On closer examination, Roger Stone indictment is less than it seems
Discussion: AOL
Randall D. Eliason / Washington Post:
There's evidence of collusion everywhere. But is it a criminal conspiracy?
Mike Allen / Axios:
Howard Schultz knows some Dems are going to hate him  —  Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz tells Axios he's “unfazed” by the online trashing from Democrats who think that by running for president as an independent, he could split the anti-Trump vote and re-elect the president.
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Alexander Bolton / The Hill:
Post-shutdown negotiations look brutal for Trump  —  Lawmakers in both parties are skeptical about President Trump's chances of securing funding for his wall on the Mexican border after a 35-day partial government shutdown that bruised the White House's political standing.
Tamar Auber / Mediaite:
Trump Goes After Fox News: ‘Even Less Understanding’ of Wall than ‘Fake News CNN and MSNBC’  —  President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to take a rare jab at Fox News.  —  “Never thought I'd say this but I think @johnrobertsFox and @GillianHTurner @FoxNews have even less understanding …
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Kenneth P. Vogel / New York Times:
Treasury Dept. Lifts Sanctions on Russian Oligarch's Companies  —  The Trump administration on Sunday lifted sanctions against the business empire of Oleg V. Deripaska, one of Russia's most influential oligarchs.  —  Congressional Democrats had tried to block the move this month …
Discussion: Raw Story and Washington Press
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Saleha Mohsin / Bloomberg:
Trump Lifts Rusal, En+ Sanctions as Glencore Shuffles Stake
Discussion: Associated Press and The Week
Katrin Bennhold / New York Times:
Another Side of #MeToo: Male Managers Fearful of Mentoring Women  —  DAVOS, Switzerland — Men attending the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, this year were worried about a lot of things.  A global economic slowdown.  Threats to cybersecurity.  Populism.  War.
Mujib Mashal / New York Times:
U.S. and Taliban Agree in Principle to Peace Framework, Envoy Says  —  KABUL, Afghanistan — American and Taliban officials have agreed in principle to the framework of a peace deal in which the insurgents guarantee to prevent Afghan territory from being used by terrorists …
Cliff Sims / Politico:
‘Mean as a Snake’: When President Trump Met the Real Mitch McConnell  —  It's nearly impossible to have a conversation while waiting on the president to make an appearance.  Instead, everyone steals glances at the closed door, waiting for it to open, and converses in short …
Discussion: Raw Story
BuzzFeed News Staff Council:
We demand BuzzFeed pay out earned paid time off to its recently laid-off employees.  —  To Jonah Peretti, Lenke Taylor, and Ben Smith:  —  We are the BuzzFeed News Staff Council, a group of employees appointed to open up the lines of communication between News employees and company management.
Philip K. Howard / New York Post:
It's time to blow up the bureaucracy that's killing America … For decades now, Americans have slogged through a rising tide of idiocies.  Getting a permit to do something useful, say, open a restaurant or fix a bridge, can take years.  Small businesses get nicked for noncompliance of rules they didn't know.
J. David Goodman / New York Times:
The 2021 New York City Mayoral Race: Coming Soon to a Living Room Near You  —  Two leading candidates in the 2021 race for mayor of New York City are already beginning their ground game.  —  Corey Johnson, the speaker of the New York City Council, and Scott M. Stringer, the city's comptroller …
Discussion: Joe.My.God.
NBC News:
Meet the Press - January 27, 2019  —  CHUCK TODD:  —  This Sunday, temporary truce, a short-term funding deal to end the government shutdown.  —  PRES. DONALD TRUMP:  —  In a short while, I will sign a bill to open our government for three weeks.  —  CHUCK TODD:
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Ben Kamisar / NBC News:
Congressional leaders point fingers after shutdown deal
 
 
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Nicholas Fandos / New York Times:
As Government Reopens, the New Congress Tries to Begin Again
Brian Slodysko / Associated Press:
Big donors on the sidelines in early days of 2020 primary
Victor Davis Hanson / American Greatness:
Attack of the Techno-Lynch Mob
Discussion: The Bulwark
David Wright / CNN:
House Democrats unveil top 2020 targets
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He Helped Jews Escape the Holocaust. He Died Unknown.
New York Times:
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Gregg Re / Fox News:
NATO head: Trump's tough talk has added $100B to alliance, helped deter Russia
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David Leonhardt / New York Times:
The Fleecing of Millennials
Jonathan Swan / Axios:
Inside Trump's decision to end the shutdown
Discussion: Breitbart and Politico
Jonathan Swan / Axios:
Scoop: Trump mused about “military option” in Venezuela with Graham
Wall Street Journal:
Lawmakers to Debate Border, Immigration as Next Shutdown Threat Looms
Nabih Bulos / Los Angeles Times:
Baghdad is reemerging from 15 blood-soaked years, but the city now barely functions
Eric Morath / Wall Street Journal:
America's Hidden Workforce Returns
Discussion: The Daily Caller
Margaret Sullivan / Washington Post:
Cancel in protest? Or stay with a local newspaper that's being strip-mined for profits?
Eli Watkins / CNN:
Pence, Ivanka, Kushner no-show as Mattis gets standing ovation at elite DC dinner
Discussion: Axios