July 12, 2013
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid threatens to invoke the so-called nuclear option in to strip minority party rights to stop particularly egregious presidential nominees.
Obama keeps a campaign pledge.
New Republic Nathan Cohn: "The recent wave of news and magazine articles about scientists struggling to explain the warming slowdown could prolong or deepen the public's skepticism."
An Americans for Limited Government freedom of information request in Maryland uncovers state taxpayer resources being used to push a lobbying campaign for Thomas Perez to be confirmed as the next Secretary of Labor.