EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Does American exceptionalism make us dumb?

Talk of American exceptionalism has become headline news, with loud sputtering from Rudy Giuliani, who suggested that President Barack Obama doesn't love ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

The dilemma over when to strike Mosul

While U.S. Central Command officials sketched a likely April or May time frame for a looming battle against ISIS in Mosul last week, other military officials ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

Crisis diplomacy on display

Secretary of State John Kerry went to Capitol Hill Tuesday to testify on the State Department's proposed budget, but that topic was quickly swept aside as ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

GAO cites Homeland Security’s progress in fixing management problems, praises Johnson

The Department of Homeland Security has made significant progress in fixing its numerous management challenges, and Secretary Jeh Johnson has shown “exemplary ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

VA secretary says he made a ‘mistake’ in wrongly saying he was in the special forces

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert “Bob” McDonald apologized again Tuesday for falsely stating that he served in Special Forces, saying that he made the error ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

VA secretary calls members of Congress and veterans groups to apologize, personally

He called his supporters. He called his nemeses. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald took to his phone Tuesday, personally apologizing for falsely ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Veterans express anger, frustration with VA Secretary wrongly stating he was in the Special Forces

Veterans took to Facebook to voice their frustration with Robert McDonald, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, who lied about his military record in a ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Hillary Clinton to court the women of Silicon Valley

When Hillary Clinton steps onto the Lean On stage in Santa Clara, California on Tuesday, it will be the first time a U.S. audience has seen the former ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

Meet the pen Obama will use to veto the Keystone XL pipeline

President Barack Obama's veto pen, unused for years, is about to get a lot more action.

February 24 CNN POLITICS

What to expect if Homeland Security shuts down next week

Monday passed without a deal to fund the Department of Homeland Security, bringing the agency five days from a partial shutdown as Republicans try to block ...

February 24 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)