National Headlines 4-8-14

John Roberts gets the parties started (Politico)

GOP challenges Holder on legality of employer mandate delay (The Hill)

Reid: Dems would be ‘fine’ if election today (The Hill)

Kerry: Russia using ‘provocateurs’ to sow chaos in Ukraine (The Hill)

‘Duck Dynasty’ congressman says kiss won’t drive him out (Christian Science Monitor)

U.S. to cut nuclear launchers under treaty with Russia (Reuters)

Holder, Gohmert Clash: ‘You Don’t Want to Go There, Buddy’ (NBC News)

Reinvented Sharpton Faces Old Questions About Past (NBC News)

New Jersey pols: give us Bridgegate evidence clearing Christie and make it quick (New York Daily News)

Feds: Calif. pol Leland Yee schemed to trade arms for campaign cash (CNN)

Obama to Visit Site of Washington Landslide (Wall Street Journal)