Daily News Round-Up for August 3rd, 2009

Politico (Washington, DC)

Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele was talking about the party he leads when, in remarks to the committee’s governing body here Friday, he compared the GOP’s improving fortunes to the unlikeliest of individuals.

Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, CA)

Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman has a hefty fist full of dollars to spend in a Republican gubernatorial primary featuring a clash of wealthy Silicon Valley titans.

Des Moines Register (Des Moines, IA)

Signs are increasing that Terry Branstad – Iowa’s longest-serving governor, but one who hasn’t been on the ballot for 15 years – is actively considering a run for the office next year.

USA Today (USA)

President Obama, after working on health care for most of the past month, turns attention this week to the overall economy – and Republican attacks on his $787 billion stimulus bill and the unemployment rate.


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