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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Alexis Simendinger
Real Clear Politics
America’s stars and stripes will fly over an American embassy in Havana this month for the first time since 1961. Flying nearly as high after more than six years in office are President Obama’s job approval numbers.
Susan Davis
USA Today
The charter for the Export-Import Bank of the United States expires at midnight Tuesday, delivering at least a short-term victory for fiscal conservatives and activists who targeted the 81-year-old institution as a free market distortion.
Michael Crowley
The success of a nuclear deal will depend on the ability of a U.N. agency to keep tabs on Tehran.