Harold Lyon

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Obama's Chicago reboot

CHICAGO — Turns out President Barack Obama can go home again — at least for a day.<p>New York may be his likely future, but Chicago is his political home, the place where he can still count on (albeit much smaller) crowds waiting for him to scream like they’ve seen the Beatles, as they did outside the …

$20M line of credit for House GOP

Trailing Democrats badly in fundraising but ahead in the opinion polls, House Republicans have obtained a $20 million line of credit, according to just released documents.<p>The National Republican Congressional Committee has not actually tapped the credit line, and it is unlikely that it will borrow …

IRS says it has lost emails from 5 more employees

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has lost emails from five more employees who are part of congressional probes into the treatment of …

BRUNCH EDITION – OBAMA HAS A STRATEGY: Gives ISIS speech on Wed. – CHUCK TODD INTERVIEW: POTUS says he ‘should've anticipated the optics’ of golfing after beheading -- MARALEE SCHWARTZ b’day

<b>HAPPY SUNDAY -- it’s Grandparents’ Day.</b> I was so lucky to have all four of my grandparents in my daily life as I grew up, and they imprinted on me in a million tiny ways that I realize all the time – from old-timey expressions (“She just gave him the dickens! … You hold down the fort! … Put THAT in …

Chuck Todd

Review: MTP more 'lively, engaging'

Chuck Todd kicked off his inaugural edition of NBC’s “Meet The Press” on Sunday by trying to manage expectations: “Obviously it’s a pretty big honor for me to be sitting in this chair as the 12th moderator of this program. We’re living in a house as we remodel it, so the program …will continue to …

Andrew Cuomo's progressive blues

This should be Andrew Cuomo’s springboard moment: He has tens of millions in the bank and every sign of routing his largely forgotten Republican challenger to win a second term. Throw that together with what’s still one of the best-known names in Democratic politics and a record of balanced budgets …

Why Edwards won, McDonnell lost

Why is Bob McDonnell looking at years in a federal prison while John Edwards is walking free?<p>The federal government dragged both men into court on charges stemming from their role in public life: Edwards for alleged campaign finance violations relating to his mistress and McDonnell for receiving …

The Tea Party Governor Backlash of 2014

The conventional wisdom has it that this cycle is a GOP wave election. But beneath the surface, Democrats are doing OK—and Tea Party governors may …