Wednesday News Executive Summary
New Hampshire results, Roger Stone case, border crossings plummet, and more.
New Hampshire Primary
MEANWHILE: Tuesday’s primary gives Amy Klobuchar major boost, puts Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren on 2020 life support (Fox News)
NOT TO BE OVERLOOKED: Donald Trump’s New Hampshire vote total more than doubles Barack Obama’s in the 2012 primary (Washington Examiner)
Government & Politics
HISSY FIT: Trial team quits Roger Stone case in dispute over DOJ’s step to reduce sentence recommendation (AP)
DRILL, BABY, DRILL: Oil from federal lands tops one billion barrels as Trump eases rules (AP)
LOADED SWAMP: $100,001-plus salaries the norm in Washington, DC, for first time (Washington Examiner)
GOOD TREND CONTINUES: Illegal border crossings plummet for the eighth month in a row (Townhall)
LESSONS NOT LEARNED: House of Delegates passes sweeping gun-control bill (National Review)
SHENANIGANS GO BEYOND GUNS: House passes bill that would award electoral votes to popular vote winner (WHSV)
JUSTICE AFTER ALL? Jussie Smollett indicted by special prosecutor in Chicago (The Daily Wire)
AND NOT A MOMENT TOO SOON: Sudan to hand over Omar al-Bashir for genocide trial (AP)
POLICY: How to take on the deadly drug cartels that run the U.S.-Mexico border (The Federalist)
POLICY: Yes, David Brooks, the nuclear family is the worst family form — except for all others (Institute for Family Studies)
HUMOR: Biden gets huge turnout in New Hampshire by showing Trump rally on big screen (Genesius Times)
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