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Rachael Bade / Washington Post:
House panel votes to authorize subpoena for White House's Conway after she fails to show for hearing  —  A House committee voted Wednesday to authorize a subpoena for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after she failed to show for a hearing on a government watchdog's findings that she broke the law dozens of times.
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Ken Meyer / Mediaite:
Brian Kilmeade: I Don't Think Robert Mueller Knows the Details of the Mueller Report  —  As Fox & Friends talked about Robert Mueller's upcoming testimony before Congress on Wednesday, Brian Kilmeade said at one point that he doubts the special counsel really knows what's in his report.
CNN:
Mueller to testify publicly on July 17 following a subpoena  —  (CNN)Robert Mueller will testify before Congress on July 17 after House Democrats issued a subpoena for his appearance, a move that paves the way for a reluctant special counsel to answer questions publicly for the first time …
Kyle Cheney / Politico:
Mueller's team may think it is done. Democrats have other ideas.
Discussion: Washington Post and Axios
Rachael Bade / Washington Post:
Mueller to testify to Congress in open session about his investigation
Andrew Desiderio / Politico:
House Oversight panel authorizes subpoena for Kellyanne Conway
Discussion: Townhall and Washington Post
Nicholas Fandos / New York Times:
Robert Mueller to Testify Before House Committees
Discussion: Outside the Beltway and Slate
Danny Hakim / New York Times:
N.R.A. Shuts Down Production of NRATV  —  The National Rifle Association has shut down production at NRATV.  —  The N.R.A. on Tuesday also severed all business with its estranged advertising firm, Ackerman McQueen, which operates NRATV, the N.R.A.'s live broadcasting media arm …
Matthew Boyle / Breitbart:
Secret Service Take Chicago Restaurant Employee into Custody After She Spits on Eric Trump  —  U.S. Secret Service took an employee of a Chicago restaurant into custody Tuesday evening after she spit on President Donald Trump's son Eric Trump, the president's son told Breitbart News.
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Anna Kaplan / The Daily Beast:
Eric Trump Says He Was Spit on by Restaurant Employee in Chicago  —  “It was purely a disgusting act by somebody who clearly has emotional problems,” he said.  —  President Donald Trump's son Eric says he was spit on by an employee at the Aviary, a cocktail bar in Chicago, on Tuesday night.
Discussion: Fox News, Splinter and Mediaite
Alexi McCammond / Axios:
Why 2020 Democrats should ignore Twitter at the first debate  —  MIAMI, Fla. — No matter if you're Andrew Yang or Joe Biden, the best way to stand out at the first debates tonight and tomorrow night is to ignore the desire to create a viral moment.  —  The state of play: Instead …
Discussion: Vox, Politico and Washington Post
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Lynn Vavreck / New York Times:   It's Not So Much the Debate. It's the Days After the Debate.
Associated Press:
Father-daughter border drowning highlights migrants' perils  —  MEXICO CITY (AP) — The man and his 23-month-old daughter lay face down in shallow water along the bank of the Rio Grande, his black shirt hiked up to his chest with the girl's head tucked inside.
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Antonia Noori Farzan / Washington Post:
New White House press secretary yanked Arizona reporters' access after critical coverage  —  On April 5, 2016, Hank Stephenson checked his email and saw that he had a new message from Stephanie Grisham.  “Attached please find the form that you requested for the cursory background check we have discussed …
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Bloomberg:
Trump's Protocol Chief Is Quitting Just Before the G-20 Summit  — Sean Lawler faces a probe into claims of verbal altercations  — Protocol official assists president on overseas trips  —  The Trump administration official in charge of diplomatic protocol plans to resign …
Lachlan Cartwright / The Daily Beast:
New York Times' Trump Tax Team Imploded When Star Reporter David Barstow Went Rogue  —  David Barstow tried to ghostwrite a book with a top-secret source on the Pulitzer-winning story.  —  On April 15, the New York Times staff gathered in the newsroom, looking up at Executive Editor Dean Baquet …
Edward-Isaac Dovere / The Atlantic:
Joe Biden Won't Say If He Backs the Trade Deal He Helped Sell  —  Toward the end of his vice presidency, Joe Biden was a prime player in the administration's bid to win support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the failed trade deal that was supposed to be the crowning achievement of Barack Obama's presidency-long “pivot to Asia.”
Lili Loofbourow / Slate:
The Devastating Oddness of E. Jean Carroll's Trump Accusation  —  Reading E. Jean Carroll's account in the Cut of her 21 “Hideous Men”—packed as it is with details about Girl Scout knives and cheerleading and jokes and echoes of David Foster Wallace's story collection of a similar name …
Brian Schwartz / CNBC:
President Trump raises an eye-popping $36 million in the week buildup to the Democratic debates  —  KEY POINTS  — The president raised $6 million alone at a fundraiser he attended at the Trump International Hotel on Tuesday in Washington.  — Trump's closest advisors …
Janelle Nanos / BostonGlobe.com:
Wayfair employees plan walkout to oppose furniture sales to migrant detention facilities  —  Employees of the Boston-based online housewares giant Wayfair announced Tuesday that they would stage a walkout at the company's Back Bay offices Wednesday to protest the company's decision to sell furniture …
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Morgan Gstalter / The Hill:
Activists get permit to fly ‘Baby Trump’ blimp over July 4 ‘Salute to Trump’ celebration  —  The “Baby Trump” blimp that has followed President Trump around the world will fly just blocks from the White House in Washington, D.C., hours before his Fourth of July address.
Holly Ellyatt / CNBC:
Mnuchin: ‘We were about 90% of the way’ on China trade deal and there's a ‘path to complete this’  —  KEY POINTS  — “We were about 90% of the way there (with a deal) and I think there's a path to complete this,” he told CNBC's Hadley Gamble in Manama, Bahrain on Wednesday.
Discussion: Bloomberg, UPI and Politico
Ruth Eglash / Washington Post:
Netanyahu reportedly trying to undo Israel's election redo  —  JERUSALEM — Less than three months after narrowly winning his fifth term as Israel's prime minister and a month after calling an unprecedented second election, Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly trying to undo the redo.
David Harsanyi / New York Post:
It's our elites who are driving America's divisions  —  In his new book, “Fall,” the celebrated sci-fi author Neal Stephenson envisions a future United States split between the violent, gun-toting, uneducated, cross-burning religious fanatics of bullet-ridden “Ameristan” and the peaceful …
Salvador Rizzo / Washington Post:
How many migrants show up for immigration court hearings?  —  “The vast majority never show up for their hearing, you know, a year, 18 months, down the road.”  —  Pence: “What we want: To end the days where people believe they can come into the country, make a claim of asylum from oppression …
Discussion: The Progressive Pulse
House Judiciary Dems / Medium:
IN A VICTORY FOR THE CONSTITUTION, JUDGE REJECTS DELAY & ORDERS DISCOVERY IN BLUMENTHAL V. TRUMP, LAWSUIT BROUGHT BY BLUMENTHAL, NADLER & 213 MEMBERS OF CONGRESS  —  In a victory for the Constitution and 215 Congressional plaintiffs, Judge Emmet Sullivan of the U.S. District Court for the District …
Tim Alberta / Politico:
‘Complete This Sentence: Donald Trump Wins Reelection If ... ’  —  Never has there been a presidential race as sprawling and wide-open as the 2020 Democratic primary.  It would be a landscape entirely without a map, except that a small handful of battle-hardened veterans have navigated similar terrain before.
Jonathan Turley / The Hill:
Washington owes Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch an apology  —  “In our constitutional order, a vague law is no law at all.”  Those are the words that opened one of the most important decisions of this Supreme Court term, in United States versus Quartavious Davis.
John Koblin / New York Times:
What Happened at the Democratic Debate?  Jimmy Fallon Will Let You Know  —  On Wednesday and Thursday nights, as the first two Democratic debates wind down around 11 p.m. Eastern, viewers seeking postgame reaction can watch supersize panels on cable news or scroll through Twitter.
Dustin Volz / Wall Street Journal:
NSA Improperly Collected U.S. Phone Records a Second Time  —  The National Security Agency collected records about U.S. calls and text messages that it wasn't authorized to obtain last year, in a second such incident, renewing privacy concerns surrounding the agency's maligned phone-surveillance program …
Jack Stubbs / Reuters:
Break-ins and evictions  —  For security staff at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, the Ericsson situation was just one dark cloud in a gathering storm, according to internal documents and 10 people with knowledge of the matter.  —  For years, the company's predecessor, technology giant Hewlett Packard, didn't even know it had been hacked.
 
 
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Alex Isenstadt / Politico:
Martha McSally moves to head off GOP primary challenge
Discussion: ThinkProgress and Political Wire
New York Times:
Op-Ed Columnist  —  Cory Booker can sound like he's giving …
Miranda Green / The Hill:
New EPA rule could expand number of Trump officials weighing in on FOIA requests
Jonathan Bernstein / Bloomberg:
Democrats Should Stop the ‘Lock Him Up’ Chants
Discussion: FiveThirtyEight
Jay Sekulow / Fox News:
Obama administration's anti-Trump actions revealed in newly disclosed documents
Discussion: RedState and Sean Hannity
The Daily Beast:
A House Dem Calls for Investigating Trump Sexual Assault Allegations as Her Colleagues Shrug
Discussion: The Atlantic
Andy Slavitt / USA Today:
Democrats can beat Trump on health care if they focus on high costs and economic security
Wall Street Journal:
Huawei Telecom Gear Much More Vulnerable to Hackers Than Rivals' Equipment, Report Says
 Earlier Items: 
Caroline Linton / CBS News:
Public defender with backing from top progressive Democrats declares victory in Queens DA race
Discussion: The Intercept, VICE and The Daily Beast
Gideon Resnick / The Daily Beast:
Tulsi Gabbard Insists She Was Never Vetted for a Trump Cabinet Post
Steven Hayward / Power Line:
Another Own-Goal by the Left
Discussion: The Hill
Greg Morabito / Eater:
Joe Biden Just Can't Get Enough Angel Hair Pasta
HuffPost:
Democratic Leaders Ignore Simmering Support For Impeachment
Discussion: Splinter
Richard L. Hasen / Slate:
The Census Case Is Shaping Up to Be the Biggest Travesty Since Bush v. Gore