Politico: The nominees that top Democrats are racing to approve are: Janet Yellen to lead the Federal Reserve, Jeh Johnson to lead the Department of Homeland Security, Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.) to oversee the Federal Housing Finance Agency and D.C. Circuit judicial nominees Patricia Millett, Nina Pillard and Robert Wilkins.
Illinois Review: C. Steven Tucker stood face-to-face with an IRS agent this morning in his Chicago home. After months of traveling the Midwest, warning taxpayers about negative changes coming with ObamaCare, Tucker suddenly received two letters from the IRS the day before Thanksgiving 2013.
Christian Institute: Northern Ireland’s Justice Minister has said he will consult on weakening the Province’s abortion laws to allow unborn babies with fatal abnormalities to be aborted.