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Regulators approve Volcker Rule in spite of heavy lobbying from banks. Check out my story at :
Volcker, the man, told me he didn't have much to do w/writing the rule that bears his name
John Leguiziamo goes Christmas Shopping at RadioShack
Another Year, Another Man for TIME by
The NYT Washington bureau's and talk holiday cocktails: No eggnog allowed -
WATCH: Bar room brawl in 2014? Conservative group predicts bruising fight within GOP
Obama looks pretty pleased with current HuffPost splash (Story: )
What are you talking about!? I thought *I* was POY in 2006! Did they deceive me? WTF TIME!?!?
Perspectives on and other women's ascent to the top business spot:
or #2016, you decide. RT : Already Well-Known Figure Predictably Wins Meaningless Contest
GOP changing their primaries: "to have less debates" (they mean fewer), pick which journos moderate, move convention
Budget deal "will be a nail-biter -- chances of House approval are only about 55%" - Potomac Research
"We'll be close to a budget surplus by 2016" - Potomac Research
2074 headline: Forensic tests confirm Texas painting an original Bush, may bring hundreds of bitcoins at auction.
And 48 hours after we started, we're back from South Africa. cc:
Disruptive, disruptive, disruptive, disruptive, disruptive
Empire State Building all blue tonight in honor of Human Rights Watch and Human Rights Day.
wait for it... wait for it... this is everyone on the internet tomorrow with that joke -
MT : Empirical support for hot hand and momentum: 0.
Political junkie? You'll swoon at the stellar crowd lining up to participate in 's podcast:
New post at : looks at Mitch McConnell's ties to Rand Paul. Is trouble brewing?
It's amusing how miserable Capitals fans look pre-game, decked out in $200 of branded merchandise.
Quinnipiac Poll is the latest to show Republicans beating Dems in 2014 at 41-38 but not if they continue to primary every elected!
every reporter in new york is a white dude with round glasses
That said, another company spending billions on buybacks instead of M&A, growth initiatives..
Senate vote on Yellen likely next week, senior Democratic aide says
The becomes the first news site to use cast. Watch the how-to video here:
Student journos - do not miss this opportunity:
The in the medley opening of VIDEO
The IRS and (c)(4) Political Activity: Choices and Explanations
Big data, baby steps: Obama 2012’s data manager on getting buy-in for data-driven decision-making
538 has hired Andrei Scheinkman (), currently Data Editor at HuffPost, to lead our data visualization team.
On point! RT : Nice URL grab, Davis Polk:
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At least two-fifths of all living former American presidents are in trouble tonight. (via )
Perfect storm for reporters today: , FDIC single-point-of-entry proposal, Mel Watt vote, and more expected from .
Is Obama's presidency finished? A quick look at the calendar says he has a little over 3 years to go.
John Podesta returning to White House as counselor to President Obama .
moderating comments while bro-gamers are swapping insults abt gaming abilities is almost as bad as when we get linked by Drudge. Almost.
A Political Scientist Reads DOUBLE DOWN... My review here:
call me when it becomes "Content, Politics, and Public Policy"
The American Journalism Review () has unleashed quite a redesign:
Psyched for at later this week and for our happy hour on Friday night! Follow the fun using those hashtags and !
Soccer junkies, i.e. every journalist on Twitter: and built you a beautiful place to nerd out.
Artists imagine what D.C. would look like with skyscrapers: (Illustration: )
Eindhoven is the Schenectady of Holland:
I'm enjoying breaking new ground in politics by live tweeting an oppo research book.
Paging Fed-heads and rate geeks: Check out Central Station, The 's new daily report on global central banks
The Houston Chronicle has an unbelievable story about Steve Stockman’s mess of a financial disclosure.
Our conversation with is just wonderful. A must-listen for political junkies:
Obama's script for Nelson Mandela's funeral
Brilliant talk on art in the post-PRISM age” by - “Seeing in the Dark” feat. VIDEO
Hillary Rodham Clinton backers hold Los Angeles-area events via
Things the believes. 6. Being less generous to homeless children living in squalor will do them good in the long run
Except you don't "age" in DC - you "wizen" MT : In DC, Podesta returning to the White House is like Favre returning to the NFL
Just read it, speechless RT NY Post to Homeless Kids: Drop Dead
Former VP Dick Cheney on : Chris Christie is a promising figure but would have to work hard to earn the GOP nomination.
Is burning every bridge on the way out? Roundtable / /
I mean its not like McDonough ever worked for Podesta at CAP or anything. Wait...
. says Obama's a step closer to closing Gitmo. What changed the politics? It takes $$$ to run the place.
In DC, Podesta returning to the White House is like Favre returning to the NFL.
Sure is hard to see the Podesta move as an endorsement of current WH cos.
Podesta's return just the latest reminder that Obama's presidency hasn't exactly been the clean break from Clintonism he was peddling
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What an incredible pleasure to have competed on this show. So honored and humbled. Best of luck to the other groups! So much love.
Excellent battle voiceplay! It was an honor to battle you guys!
Whose brother threw a fundraiser for Andrew Cuomo today?
. + Steve are 2 of toughest Texans I've covered -- and that includes some tough ones. Could be bruising primary.
Which is not to say that he couldn't take Cornyn--just to say TX GOP voters would not be getting Cruz's IQ (or even JD Hayworth's)
. has already found ways banks could try to evade the Volcker Rule. How many more will Wall St find?
"The economy is not good. It may be better than it was a year ago, but it's not good." Rep. Nadler on
. I should clarify that's not an OFA position, I've just personally always admired his courage and leadership
The Price of Silence: Paid Fired Executive $8 Million to Keep Quiet. via
After Sandy Hook, political spending increases on both sides of the gun control debate:
brian stelter helped jamie shupak write the sex scenes in ‘transit girl’ KBYEEEEEEE EEE
Men: Your taste for beards and stubble is bad for the shaving business
Ask Brian Glanville: he was probably there. MT Has any World Cup draw ever gone by w/out rigging accusations? Maybe 1930?
Most tweeted NYT article in last 24 hours: last 7 days: last 30 days:
At last! You can track the most tweeted articles here: (tracks tweets from NYT article share tool for now)
Honored to speak at the DC launch on Thurs, Dec. 12th - hope you'll join us! RSVP today at:
WaPo tech reporter digs our new design for FP --> RT : .’s new website is gorgeous
Eight Tech Giants Urge Obama and Congress to Curb NSA
Silicon Valley 40 under 40: , South Bay Labor Council via
Fascinating: Latin America gets its own , and it beats the polls in Chile
Freudian psychoanalyst on Bill Clinton's doodles: "He's crying out for help"
Poll aggregation (aka, Nate Silver/Drew Linzer/Sam Wang approach) comes to Lat America and beats the polls in Chile!
People lined up from level B of Frist to level 1 to get the meningitis vaccine
Good by MattY on odd WP story RT : Political journalism’s mindless cheerleading for deficit reduction
The line to get meningitis vaccine was up two flights of stairs earlier
"Justin, it's late. Why are you still playing World of Warcraft?" "Mommmm! I'm preparing for my career as a national security reporter!"
"You're what my family would call a honey badger" says Bob Corker to Kirsten Gillibrand. on NY's jr senator
That's a brilliant sentence haha.
Glad I took today off twitter. Was about to try to catch up with the new fake controversy and instead realized we're all wasting our lives
Can't tell you how many I've just written and, in a unfortunate fit of good judgment, deleted.
and if it's not the one behind , still very worth it
the story behind : powerfully written, in-depth look at child homelessness in NY - def a
That memo on press freedom Biden gave the Chinese? Our allies in UK might want to read as well. My Monday bit.
Secretly???? MT How secretly happy is Obama not to have to go to WH Xmas parties for members of Congress?
How secretly happy is Obama not to have to go to WH Xmas parties for members of Congress?
This is like all over again.
And curbing media access. MT: : Based on past, owner of DC football team will react to team inability to play by doubling prices.
The bank lobbyists not coming up with any fresh anti-Volcker arguments or strategies -- yet.
In DC, the WMATA uses their old cars every day on every line. We don’t need the holidays…
Confused about the situation in Ukraine? talks to Volodymyr Yermolenko, a journalist in Kiev:
Veteran Washington D.C. police officer suspected of moonlighting as a pimp
Waiting for Mandela: photographer Alexander Joe on the story behind this amazing shot
Brilliant RT : Breslin’s col on cops who responded to John Lennon’s shooting, reported/written in 2hrs
Fans of Michael Lewis' "Moneyball" and Columbia B-School Dean Glenn Hubbard: rejoice!
"A spokesman for The Federal Register would not say which agencies still used floppy disks."
The paradigmatic story of our time: "Someone Bought A Tesla Using Bitcoin "
Media tour of Brazil; 6 cities 9 days. want hat/shoe size We not gonna inspect Curitiba stadium: We have to help BUILD the fucker !
Every tweet does of bison gets a fantastic reaction. They are our version of puppies and kittens.
FF who is all over the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony.
people I annoy on a daily basis: / / /
Consultants from Promontory Financial now comprise 25% of the staff of the Vatican bank on
Hot-off-the-interwebs: Soccer Power Index advancement odds for all World Cup groups:
Meet Mississippi’s youngest legislator, a college senior
Awesome RT : website i was talking about --> RT : Attention Fed Nerds! Have We Got the Website for You
US Senator Thad Cochran seeking re-election, per
Not many people know this but tomorrow marks the 50th anniversay of the comprising the panel on Juke Box Jury
I'm biased, but I genuinely think will be a really good follow to make sense of the World Cup draw. Lots coming.
starts now! Get here, get a bagel, think the future of the
Have seen five people on this Metro train look down at their phone and then do fist pump or something in reaction to the jobs numbers.
INBOX: “The Friday Cover, presented by Bank of America: Why class warfare won’t defeat Hillary in 2016”
Among the many amazing things about Mandela, as told in Bill Keller's obituary: he walked into court wearing a leopardskin cape.
Nice summary of the economic arguments for and against increasing the US minimum wage from here
23AndMe to Stop Saying What Your Genetic Test Means
But you can't hug your kids with nuclear smarm: thank god for
Mandela had a Centaur painting. RT Yeah...that's not Nelson Mandela.
New Yorkers Mourn Mandela via
statement: there'll be a minutes silence for Mandela before next roumd of internationals - in March. No mention of tribute in WC draw
Man, newspaper front pages sure had a lot of words back in the day. Must've been exhausting to read
Barack Obama as James Mason as Humbert Humbert. "All right, let's say she has an uncle." via
For Isaac, means opportunity
Our awesome social team just launched a live poll on minimum wage that pulls directly from twitter
A reminder that anon. sources has an uncanny valley: in many cases, knowing who they are send your interest in what they say to zero
Wow. fixes typo on attack on Mark Pryor's faith but hasn't apologized for attack.
I love New York bc a Knish shortage is an actual thing we have and talk about on the local news
I think there's a threshold below which you don't want to drop, but that's wonkier than the most want to get
Key & Peele > Saturday Night Live
I'm probably the only person on the planet excited about this, but Twitter is set to launch retargeted ads
Subsequent down years have reduced the fund's assets under management to $681M as of December 2010. - Thiel's other legacy.
Tech firms concentrating w/in SF borders, rather than throughout Silicon Valley Map:
's easy search-abilityis God's gift to campaign finance researchers. Cheers 's IT Team.
Announcements: I'm joining 's breaking news team
USA! RT : GOAL Sunderland!!! Altidore opens the scoring v Chelsea!
gives all clear at after suspect throws an over N. fence. Perp is under arrest, and at 2nd District.
View from the back of the room.
Each time an EPA official touts transparency, I light a candle for every unanswered FOIA. Then my house burns down & I have to move again.
Following the judges' money in the states, a 9 month investigation:
. Politico: ‘Surprisingly large’ numbers of young people enrolling in health coverage
DC political clout of community banks grows as they take advantage of scandals plaguing big banks.
Exclusive details from about safety upgrades being considered by MTA in wake of Sunday's derailment.
The story behind the front-page NYT story: How Broward County overhauled school discipline:
Were they witnesses in the jodi arias case? RT : Yuval Levin talking Burke and Paine on isn't your normal morning fare
The ' Andrew Rosenthal talks "The Facts About Opinions" at 's Tuesday.
. is telling me finance jokes and they are terrible
"GOP Donors and K Street Fuel Third Way's Advice for the Democratic Party" by via :
I CAN ALWAYS BELIEVE WHAT HAPPENED NEXT
Communicating election law changes in a post-Shelby County world? Try Twitter.
I just filed an appeal to the CIA re: a FOIA on Palantir. cc:
Exciting news to share--in January I'm joining as campaign editor! Excited to help grow their 2014 coverage
. patiently explains journalism to .
Big funders are fleeing the tarnish of ALEC, the Guardian reports. Time to set up a secret-money 501c4!
Here is a link to the full read out on our new poll on the interim nuclear agreement with Iran.
A BFD. “: This is huge: China's Renmibi just passed the Euro to become #2 currency for trade finance ”
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We'll be speaking with several presidents this week. Check here and here and
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A real camel outside of Dirksen!
My blog C&E on starting out a fundraising plan -- check it out! "In Fundraising, the Kickoff Matters" ->
Via & "Party Competition and Industrial Structure in the 2012 Elections" #2012
“I don’t know anyone who majors in computer science at Stanford and says, ‘I’m going to be a government bureaucrat.’”
Former Clinton adviser tells & : Hillary a standard-bearer for the Dems in 2016
New greatest-ever hedcut candidate.
In this case, the agent (management) can act against the principal's (shareholder's) wishes or value set for the company
1) Corporations don't have to disclose political contributions to shareholders
Megyn Kelly Battles Ben LaBolt Over Obamacare: ‘Stop That, ‘Cause You’re Too Smart to Believe That!’ (VIDEO)
Obama is too weak to commit US troops to the War on Christmas; Loyal American allies in Riyadh outraged; Putin declares victory once again.
WATCH: , Panelists Clash Over Whether Obama's 'Taken Lying to a New Level' (VIDEO)
IRS' proposed 501c4 political spending rule may also impact 501c3, 501c5, 501c6 & 527s says 's Reese
another?? does he ever give minor ones? RT : Rubio to give a "major speech" in London:
Great example of 's native advertising thesis in Turkey Day edition of Playbook w/ AIPBA release:
Ron Fournier suggests Obama should bring David Gergen into the WH. This is what is known as "Peak Broder"
. on a potential revolution in voting access via
Unions top list of CA donors w/ millions of campaign contributions via
/Read interesting piece on Nick Saban
How Much Money Does 'New York' Magazine Make? does the math. via
In other words: BOOM. MT MS: ISM's recent rise "associated with a meaningful inflection in the growth trajectory."