Obama scrapped Ebola-fighting reg . . . Daily Caller
In 2010, the Obama administration moved to abandon a comprehensive set of regulations which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had called essential to preventing international travelers from spreading deadly diseases inside the United States.
U.S. Liberia effort barely moving . . . New York Times
Two weeks after President Obama announced that time was running out in the fight to stem the epidemic, the American treatment centers planned here in the center of West Africa’s Ebola crisis are still a long way off.
First ISIS war casualty . . . Associated Press
A U.S. Marine who ejected from an airplane over the Persian Gulf is “presumed lost at sea,” the U.S. Navy said Thursday, marking the first reported casualty from the ongoing operation against ISIS.
House panel wants contempt for Holder . . . Examiner
The Oversight committee asked U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berma Jackson to hold him in contempt and personally fine him for failing to turn over privileged documents responsive to a committee subpoena on Operation Fast and Furious by an Oct. 1 due date.
Obama attacks Fox News by name . . . Daily Caller
There’s a reason fewer Republicans you hear them running about Obamacare — because while good, affordable health care might seem like a fanged threat to the freedom of the American people on Fox News, it’s turns out it’s working pretty well in the real world.
Obama’s limitless government . . . Daniel Henninger
The Obama-Holder theory of law—that the needs of justice, as they define it, supersede the law’s boundaries—deserves to be repudiated.
Secret Service leaked Obama travel . . . Inside Sources
Multiple sources inside the Romney presidential campaign confirm that a Secret Service agent provided details of President Obama’s schedule several days prior to the President’s campaign stops becoming public.
Michelle to aid New England Dems . . . Associated Press
Two Democrats running for governor of their respective New England states are hoping for a boost from Michelle Obama as the first lady makes political stops in Massachusetts and Maine.
Illinois governor okay with Obama’s help . . . Fox News
Unlike some other Democrats whose jobs depend on the November elections, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is not dodging an association with President Obama.