EARLYBIRD: HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Not in my backyard: Immigrant kids aren't welcome

In places such as Murrieta, California, and Oracle, Arizona, the message is clear: The thousands of immigrant children fleeing Central America are unwelcome in ...

July 16 CNN POLITICS

Obama: Iran talks may take more time

President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States and its allies have "made real progress" in talks with Iran over its nuclear program, but "significant ...

July 16 CNN POLITICS

Oversight panel to examine Justice Department’s response to IRS targeting

A congressional oversight panel has scheduled a hearing for Thursday to examine the Justice Department’s response to the Internal Revenue Service targeting ...

July 16 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Opinion: We're leaving Afghan allies behind to die

Matt Zeller's Afghan translator saved his life by killing two Taliban fighters about to kill him. Translators saved scores of Americans and are now on Taliban ...

July 16 CNN POLITICS

Issa ends hearing with no testimony after White House defies subpoena

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) on Wednesday ended a hearing on President Obama’s political affairs office ...

July 16 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Is Holder playing racial politics?

Attorney General Eric Holder says he sees "racial animus" in strident Republican opposition to some Obama administration policies. Some media conservatives say ...

July 16 CNN POLITICS

5 ways the VA is addressing manipulation of benefits data

A new Department of Veterans Affairs scandal emerged this week as VA employees and an independent investigator said the agency made old benefits claims appear ...

July 16 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Use 'safe zones' to end immigrant crisis

As U.S. sees a crisis of children on its southern border, another image from another time seems inescapable: that ship full of Jewish refugees off our shores ...

July 16 CNN POLITICS

White House defies congressional subpoena, but hearing set to continue

The White House has defied a subpoena from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, refusing to make a top political adviser to President Obama ...

July 16 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Government travel spending levels off after years of cuts

A few items that caught our attention Tuesday: Government travel spending levels off after years of cuts: Federal data shows that the government reduced travel ...

July 15 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)