Newspaper Roundup for Wednesday, June 27, 2012

June 27, 2012 - 7:49 AM

Chicago Tribune:
Rules that made toxic flame retardant common in U.S. furniture may be scrapped

Fox News:
GOP senators press Holder for special prosecutor into potential national security leaks

The Hill:
Jim Matheson becomes first Democrat to back placing Eric Holder in contempt

The Hill:
Justices’ personal health struggles may influence their decision

New Jersey Star-Ledger:
9/11 memorial in North Brunswick, NJ defaced by word 'hoax'

Arizona Republic:
Arizona immigration ruling won't take effect until mid-July

Houston Chronicle:
Sistine Chapel closed for private viewing by Tyler Perry

Miami Herald:
Document reveals detective’s doubts about Zimmerman’s story

Miami Herald:
Haitians in Miami urge Obama to let family come to U.S. on parole visa program

Washington Times:
GAO: $1 billion in tax credits went to cheats
Stimulus cash bought homes

Washington Times:
'Gay Pride' at the Pentagon: 'We need to be as visible as we can be'

Washington Post:
Senate deal would freeze student-loan rates for year

Washington Times:
Assad declares ‘state of war’ as regime’s grip on Syria loosens

The Hill:
Overlooked Asian-American voters could tip scales in November election

USA Today:
Payouts to jobless troops exiting military approach $1B
The military spent $944 million last year in unemployment benefits

Fox News:
New York Democratic Rep. Rangel survives race of his life

Fox News:
Stockton set to become the largest US city to declare bankruptcy

Fox News:
Last ditch meetings between White House and House GOP fail to avert contempt vote

Washington Post:
Savannah Guthrie reportedly set as Ann Curry’s replacement on NBC’s ‘Today’ show

Washington Post:
School board bans nonprofits from distributing fliers at middle, high schools

Washington Post:
Latinos returning to Pr. William County after immigration crackdown, but scars remain

Washington Times:
Romney nonresponse on amnesty question seen as election liability

Washington Times:
Hearing focuses on challenges active troops and veterans face

Weekkly Standard:
Muslim Brotherhood Representative Won’t Speak to Israeli Journalist

Washington Post:
Amid campus upheaval, U-Va. board unanimously reinstates president who was just ousted

Washington Times:
Congressman abandons plan to ‘nationalize’ D.C. WWI memorial

Washington Post:
Rielle Hunter, John Edwards’s mistress, is grilled on ‘The View’
After sailing through interviews with ABC News’s Chris Cuomo and George Stephanopoulos

USA Today:
Amazon.com could see price advantage fade with sales tax

Fox News:
Tens of thousands flee their homes as Colorado wildfire grows

Arizona Republic:
Schools reluctant to call kids fluent, lose funds

Fox News:
New York Dems defeat candidate who espoused racist, anti-Semitic views in House primary

Philadelphia Inquirer:
Troubled Philly-based cyber charter school ordered closed

Politico:
Gov. Scott Walker wants national role
Will help elect as many GOP candidates as possible in 2012

Politico:
Poll: Record-low confidence in banks

Politico:
Chuck Norris: Obama creating pro-gay Boy Scouts?