National Headlines 1-12-14

Early 2016 states still high on Christie — for now (NBC News)

McCain: Gates should have delayed book (USA Today)

Court weighs president’s recess appointments power (Associated Press)

Mayor Gets Piece of NYC’s Mind on Pizza Etiquette (Associated Press)

McAuliffe’s first order of business: Ethics reform (CNN)

Lawmakers debate past, future of war on poverty (Gannett)

For the First Time, Half of Members of Congress are Millionaires…Democrats Worth more than Republicans (AllGov)

NH House considers decriminalizing marijuana (Associated Press)

Senator Warren doubts whether Fischer should be vice chairman of Fed (Haaretz)

Obama administration cutting ties with contractor (Fox News)

Economy added 74,000 jobs in weak December report (Washington Post)