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Courtney McBride is the editor of National Journal's Daily Briefings team. She previously worked as a staff writer at the Hotline, where she covered the 2012 elections. A native of Philadelphia's Main Line, McBride studied the modern Middle East at the University of Pennsylvania.

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U.S. Physician Diagnosed with Ebola; Governors’ Races Play Second Fiddle; Dems Seek a Scapegoat

Bullets For Your Briefings

Download the NJ Toolbox as a Word Document for use in your own briefings

Shooting Rampage Shocks Canada; Secret Service Nabs White House Fence Jumper; Midterms to Cost $4B

New U.S. Entry Rules Take Effect; Energy and Climate Take Center Stage in Midterms

Politics Goes Local Again; CDC Releases New Guidelines; Immigration a Double-Edged Sword for GOP

U.S. Airdrops Arms, Medical Supplies to Kurds; New Ebola Treatment Guidelines in the Works

ISIS on the Retreat in Syria; Administration Pushes Back on Ebola; Gaps Remain on Ukraine Peace

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Is the World Losing Faith in America's Economic Philosophy?

Jonathan Kirshner argues that the U.S. is continuing down the same perilous economic path that led to the Great Recession. 

McMorris Rodgers to Young Women: Be Risk Takers

The Washington Republican representative said women often feel uncertain about their qualifications to run for office.

Unassuming Labor Lawyer Is Making Sports History

Peter Sung Ohr, a National Labor Relations Board regional director, said that college football players have the right to unionize, and his ruling touched off a national furor.

In Focus: Unemployment 2009-2014

The Federal Open Market Committee, which sets policy for the Federal Reserve, is meeting this week, the first gathering since Fed Chair Janet Yellen took the reins from predecessor Ben Bernanke. T...

Union Station Gets a Facelift

Efforts are underway to repair the damage caused by the 2011 earthquake and preserve the historic structure.

The New Face of Common Cause

Miles Rapoport, a former Connecticut legislator and secretary of state, is poised to take charge of the watchdog group March 10.

An American Dream for a New Museum

Sam Eskenazi is on a one-man crusade to establish a National Museum of the American People.

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