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Friday, October 2, 2015

Nancy Youssef, Michael Weiss, Tim Mak
The Daily Beast
Putin’s warplanes are targeting the CIA’s rebel friends. And the U.S. doesn’t know yet if there’s any way to respond.
Susan Davis
He has formally announced his candidacy for the House speakership. He'll need to get the nod from hardline and moderate members of the Republican caucus and he'll have pressing business to attend to.
Karen Tumulty, Anne Gearan
The Washington Post
The month of October may be a crucial inflection point for Hillary Rodham Clinton’s struggling presidential campaign, with a series of events on the calendar that play to her political strengths but pose further risk if she fails to regain her grasp of the election narrative.