Sep 09

Is President Obama too cautious?

Today in the Morning Line: Obama meets with Hill leaders on Islamic State New poll shows Americans questioning the president’s leadership It’s the last primary day before Election Day Ferguson is back in the spotlight — on Capitol Hill…

Sep 08

Obama outlines ‘next phase’ against Islamic State

Today in the Morning Line: Obama says it’s time to deal with Islamic State The president punts on immigration executive action Republican Senate candidates looking strong in new polls Why Senate control matters Obama readies ‘next phase’ against Islamic…

Sep 05

GOP not taking any chances in Kansas Senate race

Today in the Morning Line: National Republicans sending Roberts some help McDonnell found guilty on corruption charges Kerry, Hagel talk strategy with NATO allies The ‘Bill factor’ in the midterms Roberts getting reinforcements: National Republicans are reportedly sending in…

Sep 04

Can the West show unity in response to Russia, Islamic State?

Today in the Morning Line: Obama, U.K.’s Cameron try strike tough tone on crises DOJ to open investigation into Ferguson PD Hagan-Tillis debate in N.C. Independents Day in Kansas McConnell reaches key mark in new poll ‘Moment of testing’…

Sep 03

Second beheading dares U.S. to act

The reported beheading of another American journalist, Steven Sotloff, by the Islamic State group is almost daring President Obama and the United States’ European allies to act. President Obama responded Wednesday morning from Estonia, where he is on an overseas…

Sep 02

Why Republicans have the advantage this fall

Today in the Morning Line: We get you ready for the post-Labor Day sprint The GOP is favored this fall Democrats’ path to holding a narrow majority Obama to Estonia to reassure Eastern bloc allies The scales tip toward…

Aug 28

The issue that could roil the midterms

Today in the Morning Line: Executive action on immigration could shake up midterms Both parties eyeing Obama’s decision for impact Rand Paul takes aim at Hillary Clinton’s foreign policy The GOP’s trouble winning over women voters Both sides on…

Aug 27

Crist, Scott coast to primary wins in Sunshine State

Today in the Morning Line: Stage set for Scott-Crist battle in Florida A quick Florida history lesson Ducey to face DuVal in race for Arizona governor Obama administration building case for expanded action in Iraq, Syria Matchup set in…

Aug 25

Obama gets change of scenery, but problems still the same

Today in the Morning Line: Obama returns to DC with Islamic State, Ferguson on front burner Lawmakers demand ISIL plan from White House Michael Brown funeral scheduled for 11 a.m. ET Monday 2016 update with Rand, Rick and Ryan…

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