National Headlines 8-19-13

Regulation nation: Obama expands the regulatory state (The Hill)

Walker: DC Republicans don’t have plan (The Hill)

New Jersey bans gay conversion therapy (Reuters)

City Hall’s open, but no sign of SD mayor (Associated Press)

Detroit bankruptcy: investors to file objections (Guardian)

Dual citizenship may pose problem if Ted Cruz seeks presidency (Dallas Morning News)

August Made the Republican Party’s Latino Problem Worse, Not Better (The Atlantic)

Glenn Greenwald’s partner detained at Heathrow airport for nine hours (Guardian)

Bradley Manning judge deliberates as experts predict ‘double-digit’ sentence (Guardian)

Scott Brown visits Iowa, plans governor decision (Cape Cod Times)

Confident Biden Team Sows Seeds For 2016 (Wall Street Journal)