National Headlines 5-12-15

Obama fails first test on trade (Politico)

Reid offers plan to break trade impasse (Politico)

McConnell slams Dems after failed trade vote (The Hill)

Cruz: ‘Of course’ Iraq was a mistake (The Hill)

This Boy Wonder Is Building the Conservative in an Illinois Garage (Bloomberg)

The Senate’s Trade Killers (Wall Street Journal)

U.S. Hispanics now more fluent in English, speak less Spanish at home (FOX News)

White House endorses passage of USA Freedom Act (USA Today)

Jeb Bush to skip Republicans’ Iowa straw poll (Reuters)

The Detail in Seymour Hersh’s Bin Laden Story That Rings True (New York Times)

Defense argues to overturn Virginia ex-governor’s corruption convictions (Reuters)