Josh Marshall

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Since I talked to you last about the upcoming Israeli elections in March there's been some wobbling in the polls that I wanted to let you know about. As noted earlier, both Likud and Labor have been hovering in the low-20s for the number of Knesset seats they are expected to gain in the election, with Labor holding a very small but seemingly persistent lead. That changed in early January when the numbers flipped. New polls showed Likud holding a comparably thin lead.

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Yesterday, I discussed the new poll that shows that New Yorkers overwhelmingly oppose police officers turning their backs on Mayor de Blasio during police funerals. They also think police union chief Pat Lynch is a jerk who's bad for the city. Now the same pollster (Quinnipiac) has released numbers for the Mayor and the Governor.

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John Kerry brings James Taylor to France to sing "You've Got a Friend" to stricken French. Watch.

Must read on the sheer depth of nonsense behind the new court case to sink Obamacare. CBO ran the numbers 68 times on the law and not once did they consider the nonsensical idea that people in states that didn't set up their own exchange wouldn't get subsidies - which is supposedly what people were trying to do when they wrote the law.