National Headlines 12-10-15

Amendment on Trump’s Muslim ban splits GOP (Politico)

GOP preps for brokered convention amid Trump success (The Hill)

San Bernardino shooter used friend to dodge gun check (Los Angeles Times)

NBC/WSJ Poll: 57% Oppose Trump’s Muslim proposal (NBC News)

Ted Cruz wins big Iowa endorsement. Can he top Trump? (Christian Science Monitor)

Cuomo Task Force Signals Further Retreat From Common Core School Standards (New York Times)

Three Islamic State leaders killed in recent strikes-U.S. military (Reuters)

White House Finalizes Proposal To Expand Background Checks On Gun Sales (Associated Press)

U.S. jobless claims at five-month high; import prices fall (Reuters)

US budget deficit widened in November (Associated Press)

Middle class shrinking in America, with just 120.8 million adults living in middle-income households (New York Daily News)