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Californians Fight Over Whether Coast Should Be Rugged or Refined

nytimes.com — LOS ANGELES - It has been one of the most powerful governmental agencies in the nation, with sweeping powers to determine what gets built, or does not get built, on the 1,100 miles of cliffs, mountains and beaches along the Pacific Ocean, one of the country's great destinations.
Feb 08, 2016

A threat to California’s Coast? Move to fire head of Coastal Commission sets off environmentalist firestorm. nyti.ms/20k2V2L

Feb 08, 2016

. @adamnagourney on the powerful, bitterly divided and little-known agency that controls California's coastline nyti.ms/1T8PQKo

Feb 08, 2016

RT @adamnagourney: A threat to California’s Coast? Move to fire head of Coastal Commission sets off environmentalist firestorm. nyti.ms/20k2V2L

Feb 08, 2016

Welp, if @JerryBrownGov won't talk to @adamnagourney about Coastal Commission, then I guess he really is staying mum nyti.ms/20k2V2L

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Obama Takes Iowa in a Big Turnout as Clinton Falters; Huckabee Victor

nytimes.com — DES MOINES - Senator Barack Obama of Illinois, a first-term Democratic senator trying to become the nation's first African-American president, rolled to victory in the Iowa caucuses on Thursday night, lifted by a record turnout of voters who embraced his promise of change.
Feb 01, 2016

This was the story in 2008. 240 thousand democrats caucused! nytimes.com/2008/01/04/us/…

The New York Times

nytimes.com — LAS VEGAS - The last time a Hillary Clinton presidential campaign ran into trouble - in 2008, when she ran and ultimately lost to Barack Obama - she turned to Bill Clinton, her husband and the former president, as a campaign surrogate. And with polls suggesting Mrs.

First a Tense Talk With Clinton, Then Richardson Backs Obama

nytimes.com — PORTLAND, Ore. - "I talked to Senator Clinton last night," Gov. Bill Richardson of New Mexico said on Friday, describing the tense telephone call in which he informed Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton that, despite two months of personal entreaties by her and her husband, he would be endorsing Senator Barack Obama for president.
Jan 21, 2016

@JGreenDC Not sure it beats Carville's "Bill Richardson is Judas" comment from 2008 nytimes.com/2008/03/22/us/…

Analysis of the Sixth G.O.P. Debate

nytimes.com — The Times reporter Adam Nagourney analyzes key moments from the sixth Republican presidential debate on Thursday in North Charleston, S.C., as the candidates sparred over issues such as the Middle East, trade and gun control.

Lessons, and Parallels, in Jeb Bush’s Failed Run for Governor

nytimes.com — MIAMI - A month after President George Bush lost his 1992 re-election bid, Jeb Bush summoned two Republican pollsters here to lunch. He told them that he intended to run for governor of Florida in two years and wanted their help. Then a 39-year-old real estate developer, Mr. Bush was hardly new to politics.
Jan 11, 2016

The lessons of losing: A look at Jeb Bush's failed first campaign, for Florida gov in 94. mobile.nytimes.com/2016/01/12/us/…

Jan 11, 2016

"I learned through the ’94 experience, not everybody is wonky.” --Jeb Bush talks about losing his first campaign. nytimes.com/2016/01/12/us/…

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Enrique Marquez Pleads Not Guilty in San Bernardino Massacre Case

nytimes.com — RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Enrique Marquez pleaded not guilty Wednesday on charges of supplying two assault weapons that Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik used to massacre 14 people at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino last month.

Officials Account for Most of Attackers’ Time After San Bernardino Killings

nytimes.com — SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Federal investigators announced Tuesday that they had accounted for almost all the four hours between the time that a husband-and-wife terrorist team killed 14 people at a holiday party here last month and the time that they died in a bloody police shootout - all except for an 18-minute window.
Jan 05, 2016

Interesting sidenote on new FBI San Bernardino terror probe: Cops suspect target chosen cause it was an Xmas party. nyti.ms/1mAti8l

Jan 05, 2016

RT @adamnagourney: Interesting sidenote on new FBI San Bernardino terror probe: Cops suspect target chosen cause it was an Xmas party. nyti.ms/1mAti8l

California ranch takes governor off grid (if not out of the news)

twincities.com — Posted: 01/01/2016 12:01:00 AM CST Updated: 01/01/2016 06:01:27 PM CST By Adam Nagourney WILLIAMS, Calif. -- Four dusty miles off State Route 20, around a curve on a dirt road once used by stagecoaches, a scattering of barns and dilapidated buildings sits hidden among rolling hills speckled with oak trees.

President? Why Not? Says a Man at the Top

nytimes.com — Donald J. Trump was sitting in his office on the 26th floor of the Trump Tower the other afternoon, with Central Park stretching out 50 blocks behind him, and a desktop of newspaper clippings spilling out in front of him, all addressing Mr. Trump's latest venture: Presidential politics.
Dec 30, 2015

.@adamnagourney wrote this story about Donald Trump in 1999: "President? Why Not? Says a Man at the Top" nyti.ms/1JfMfH4

Dec 30, 2015

RT @amychozick: .@adamnagourney wrote this story about Donald Trump in 1999: "President? Why Not? Says a Man at the Top" nyti.ms/1JfMfH4

Dec 30, 2015

RT @amychozick: .@adamnagourney wrote this story about Donald Trump in 1999: "President? Why Not? Says a Man at the Top" nyti.ms/1JfMfH4

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Feb 09, 2016

"Power grab to undermine protections for 1 of Calif's precious jewels" The fight over development on Pacific Coast. nyti.ms/20k2V2L

Feb 08, 2016

.@davidaxelrod Clintons got to WH at heyday of consultant as celebrity. But at end of day, win or lose, it's ALWAYS about the candidate.

Feb 08, 2016

RT @LaurelRosenhall: Welp, if @JerryBrownGov won't talk to @adamnagourney about Coastal Commission, then I guess he really is staying mum nyti.ms/20k2V2L

Feb 08, 2016

A threat to California’s Coast? Move to fire head of Coastal Commission sets off environmentalist firestorm. nyti.ms/20k2V2L

Feb 08, 2016

This is an excellent recounting of 92 campaign, by @patrickhealynyt told documentary-style in voices of the players twitter.com/patrickhealyny…

Feb 06, 2016

Rubio needs to come up with a better answer on Gang of 8 questions -- just like Clinton has to come up with a better answer on speech fees.

Feb 06, 2016

This is not a good night for Rubio to have a bad night.

Feb 06, 2016

Is it too late to make the Rubio-Obama answer part of the drinking game? I bet he'll say it again.

Feb 06, 2016

RT @FrankBruni: Rubio AGAIN responds to Gang of Eight criticism with the same general anti-Obama refrain. He's making Christie's case for him.


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