National Headlines 7-13-17

Obama DOJ let Russian lawyer into US before she met with Trump team (The Hill)

Donald Trump buddies up to ‘great president’ Emmanuel Macron (The Sun)

Bill Belichick draws mixed reaction for shirt with soldier and armed man in turban (Boston Globe)

Amazon is getting too big and the government is talking about it (MarketWatch)

Monthly Federal Spending Tops $400B for First Time (

Paul Ryan urged people to be civil for a day. Social media response was about as civil as you’d expect. (Washington Post)

Scalise operated on for infection related to bullet wounds (Washington Post)

Democrats signal support for quick vote on FBI nominee Wray (Politico)

Gov. Jerry Brown says the existence of humanity rests on his climate change deal (Los Angeles Times)

Yellen Treads Carefully on Regulatory Issues in Senate Panel Appearance (New York Times)

Trump promises to crack down on foreign steel, but delays continue (Washington Post)