National Headlines 8-18-16

Pence builds bridges, alone (Politico)

Clinton campaign goes nuclear on health rumors (Politico)

Clinton leads Trump by 4 points in national poll (The Hill)

5 takeaways from Trump’s pick of Breitbart exec as campaign CEO (The Hill)

Justice Department says it will end use of private prisons (Washington Post)

Will Right-Track/Wrong-Direction Numbers Help Trump? (RealClearPolitics)

Tim Kaine once wanted Bill Clinton to resign (FOX News)

White House Details Plans for Obama’s Trip to G-20 in China (Wall Street Journal)

Vacation or not, a hurting Louisiana needs you now, President Obama (The Advocate)

Louisiana flood: Worst US disaster since Hurricane Sandy, Red Cross says (CNN)

Where Insurers’ Exits Are Hurting Obamacare Exchanges (NPR)