Newspaper Roundup for Wednesday, March 13, 2013

March 13, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Washington Post:
Biden and Holder to announce new domestic violence initiative, award grants

Washington Post:
Obama’s approval drops as Americans take a dimmer view of his economic policies

Politico:
Obama: Goal is not 'balanced budget just for the sake of balance'

Los Angeles Times:
Philosophy prof wins $5-million grant from private foundation to study immortality

The Hill:
House Republicans and Senate Democrats unveiled clashing budgets Tuesday

Fox News:
Reps escalate demands for information on Benghazi survivors, suggest 'cover-up'

Fox News:
Secret national security measures showcased in Discovery Channel's northern border special

Washington Times:
EPA email: Goal was ‘shaming’ states into compliance

Washington Times:
CPAC youths aim to change Republican image

Chicago Tribune:
Baby's shooting death leaves city stricken
6-month-old shot while dad changed her diaper

The Hill:
Senate Democrats’ budget includes nearly $1 trillion in new taxes

Chicago Sun-Times:
Actor Ed Asner taken by ambulance from ‘FDR’ one-man show at Gary theater

Washington Times:
Justice Dept.: Racial disputes abound in voting section, but no partisan slant

The Hill:
NRA rejects House bill to disarm gun-owning criminals

The Hill:
Obama stands firm on entitlement reform in talk with Senate Dems

Chicago Sun-Times:
Prosecutor: Man killed because of the way he wore his hat

Chicago Tribune:
Oak Park principal apologizes for 'offensive' presentation
High school says presenters used racial term, 'preachy' tone

Politico:
'47 percent' videomaker on why he did it

Fox News:
Former administration insider skewers Obama national security team

New Jersey Star-Ledger:
Chris Christie town hall in Paterson turns into yelling match over education

San Francisco Chronicle:
Speier: Lax military led to release of rapist cop-killer

Reflects a lax attitude on the Pentagon's part toward sex crimes

Washington Examiner:
Watchdog: Veterans Affairs bureaucrats shuffle paper as dying Marine grows weaker

Fox News:
Former Rep. Giffords' husband Mark Kelly's purchase of rifle draws online criticism

San Francisco Chronicle:
S.F. homeless camp emptied, many bikes found

Chicago Tribune:
In sex abuse settlement, Joliet Diocese to release data on 15 priests considered sex offenders

Politico:
Paul Ryan, Patty Murray unveil dueling energy deficit plans

Politico:
Providence getting Bloomberg prize
For a high-tech plan to overcome a language skills problem among children

Philly.com:
Applying for Obama health care plan not easy

Politico:
Hundreds of White House budget office employees furloughed

Fox News:
Sequester cuts hit tuition for soldiers, aid for homeless veterans

The Hill:
Battle brewing over likely Labor pick

Chicago Tribune:
Sinkhole opens up in Washington and jaded humor emerges

Politico:
Pols move to stop horse slaughter

Fox News:
4 arrested for motorcycle marriage proposal stunt on California freeway

The Hill:
McCain, Coburn stall government-funding bill over pork-barrel spending

Fox News:
National Labor Relations Board to appeal recess case to Supreme Court
At issue: Decision that invalidated Obama's recess appointments to the agency.

The Hill:
White House regulatory office on autopilot?

Fox News:
Preschool teacher arrested after allegedly drugging toddlers with sleep aid

Fox News:
Montana man pleads guilty to waterboarding kids

The Hill:
House Republicans eye tax relief for small firms

Washington Times:
Lance Armstrong: People will forgive me like they did Bill Clinton

The Hill:
Lawmakers to TSA: No knives on planes

Washington Examiner:
Team Breitbart: We’re going to smack Politico across the face and expose Buzzfeed