National Headlines 1-18-17

Lawmakers in both parties slam Obama commutation on Manning (The Hill)

House and Senate Dems split over anti-Trump tactics (Politico)

In an epic final speech, Joe Biden warns that the progressive democratic world order is at risk of collapse (CNBC)

What time will Trump be president? A guide to the day (BBC News)

In Manning clemency call, Obama sought to reduce sentence viewed as ‘nuts’ (Washington Post)

At EPA nominee’s hearing, money becomes a weapon for both parties (Washington Post)

Senate seeks deal on Trump nominees (The Hill)

Supreme Court Weighs Whether Bush Officials Can Be Sued Over Post-9/11 Abuse (New York Times)

Obama Updates CIA Rules for Handling Americans’ Information (New York Times)

Cuomo warns Trump on Obamacare cuts (USA Today)

Commerce nominee Ross says top priority is renegotiating NAFTA (Washington Post)