Shyftr Shyftr

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

MSNBC Politics

House GOP Moves to Authorize Training Syrian Rebels

Yesterday
House Republicans are working to approve President Barack Obama’s request to equip and train moderate Syrian rebels.

Obama Awards Medal of Honor to Two Vietnam Heroes

Yesterday
Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins, 80, and Army Spc. Donald P. Sloat, who died in combat were awarded the Medal of Honor Monday.

Bush 41 Backs Republican in Georgia

Yesterday
George H.W. Bush endorsed Georgia Republican Senate candidate David Perdue over the head of his nonprofit service organization, Michelle Nunn.

Watch Live: Obama Awards Medals of Honor

Yesterday
President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins and Army Specialist Four Donald P. Sloat.

Can Anyone Really Challenge Hillary Clinton?

Yesterday
Some Democrats in Iowa and nationally want a very competitive Democratic primary. For now, that looks unlikely. by Perry Bacon Jr.

Coming Up: White House Press Briefing

Yesterday
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest holds the daily briefing.

Boots on the Ground, But Whose? U.S. Builds ISIS Coalition

Yesterday
The challenge the United States faces: If we’re not committing ground forces, how do you persuade other countries and entities to do it? by Chuck Todd and Mark Murray and Carrie Dann

First Read's Morning Clips

Yesterday
A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day

'I'm Back': Hillary Clinton Drops Hints During Iowa Return

2 days ago
Hillary Clinton visits Iowa, which is the state that helped doom her presidential ambitions in 2008. by Perry Bacon Jr.

Don't Mess With Scotland

2 days ago
From oil to haggis, how independence-leaning Scotland is just like Texas. by Matt Rivera

James Baker On ISIS: We Need People On Ground

2 days ago
On “Meet the Press” Sunday, the former Secretary of State said the operation against ISIS will not be successful without forces on the ground.

Not Again: Will Washington Fall for Syria's Terror Strategy?

2 days ago
The U.S. says it's at war with ISIS and will build a coalition to fight them. But so far, the most enthusiastic response has come from Syria. by Richard Engel

Obama 'Shocked' by Ray Rice Video, McDonough Says

2 days ago
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough explains President Obama’s reaction to Ray Rice’s NFL suspension.

Obama 'Shocked' by Ray Rice Video, Says McDonough

2 days ago
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough explains President Obama’s reaction to Ray Rice’s NFL suspension.

Independent Sen. Sanders Thinking About a Presidential Run

2 days ago
In the first installment of the 2016 'Meet the Candidates' series, Chuck Todd sits down with Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

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