The Note
Jan 14, 2015 9:02am

Beware The Bartender

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OHIO BARTENDER CHARGED WITH THREATENING TO MURDER JOHN BOEHNER: An Ohio man has been indicted on charges of threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner. ABC’s JACK DATE, JOHN PARKINSON, MIKE LEVINE and JON GARCIA report, Michael Robert Hoyt was… Read More »

The Note
Jan 13, 2015 8:51am

Awkward Huddle At The White House

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama huddles with Congressional leaders at the White House this morning, for the first time since the GOP-led Congress got to work, reports ABC’s MARY BRUCE. They are expected to discuss a range of… Read More »

The Note
Jan 12, 2015 8:55am

The Paris No-Shows

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA, BIDEN NO SHOWS IN PARIS: More than 40 foreign leaders marched arm-in-arm in support of France at the massive unity rally in Paris over the weekend, but President Obama and Vice President Biden were glaringly absent from the march… Read More »

George Stephanopoulos
Jan 11, 2015 2:16pm

Attorney General Eric Holder: David Petraeus Investigation Will Be Handled Fairly

Attorney General Eric Holder said today the ongoing investigation into former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus over classified information he allegedly shared with his biographer and former lover Paula Broadwell would be conducted fairly, even as details of the investigation appeared to have leaked to… Read More »

By ABC News

George Stephanopoulos
Jan 10, 2015 5:35pm

Excerpt: ‘The Tyranny of Silence’ by Flemming Rose

Excerpted from ‘The Tyranny of Silence‘ by Flemming Rose, by arrangement with the Cato Institute (USA), Inc., Copyright © Cato Institute 2014 Chapter One: From Where I Stand It’s a Sunday morning in 2009, and I’m standing under the shower in a hotel room in… Read More »

By ABC News

George Stephanopoulos
Jan 9, 2015 3:30pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Terror in Paris

On Sunday, “This Week” covers the latest on the terror attack in Paris, with Attorney General Eric Holder, and Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., the new chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee. See the whole picture, Sunday on “This Week.” Like “This Week” on Facebook here…. Read More »

The Note
Jan 9, 2015 9:12am

Obama’s College Conversation

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA’S FREE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IDEA MAY BE HARD SELL: Free community college for all. Conversation-starter? Definitely. Political possibility? Not any time soon, according to ABC’s DEVIN DWYER. President Obama unveiled the idea in a video posted to Facebook on Thursday… Read More »

The Note
Jan 8, 2015 9:00am

Terror Abroad, Worries At Home

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES COULD IT HAPPEN HERE?: Although there are no credible threats inside the U.S. in the aftermath of yesterday’s attacks in Paris, ABC’s PIERRE THOMAS reported on “Good Morning America” today that police in several major U.S. cities are stepping up… Read More »

The Note
Jan 7, 2015 9:08am

Attack in Paris

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES WHITE HOUSE WEIGHS IN ON PARIS SHOOTING: “This is a terrible act of violence and one that we condemn in the strongest possible terms,” White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said in an appearance on MSNBC this morning. “The thoughts… Read More »

The Note
Jan 6, 2015 8:49am

Smooth Sailing For The Speaker?

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES WHY JOHN BOEHNER WILL (PROBABLY) WIN RE-ELECTION AS HOUSE SPEAKER TODAY: Despite the best efforts of rebellious conservatives attempting to drum up opposition to John Boehner in today’s vote for House Speaker, the safe bet is that Boehner will comfortably keep his… Read More »