Newspaper Roundup for Wednesday, September 14, 2011

September 14, 2011 - 8:04 AM

Politico:
Obama visiting N.C. company with Costa Rica plant
Not a poster child for 'made in America'

Politico:
Obama sending envoys to Mideast to head off Palestinian statehood bid

Sacramento Bee:
Field Poll: Californians sour on Obama

Politico:
Poll: Nearly half of Americans back gay marriage ban
Most feel the issue should be dealt with at the state level

Washington Post:
WHO warns of growing epidemic of premature death from ‘noncommunicable diseases’

Washington Post:
Afghan militants dressed as women to smuggle weapons for Kabul attack

Fox News:
House Weighs Bill to Make Gun Permits Valid Across State Lines

Philadelphia Inquirer:
Pa. judge declares key part of Obama's health plan unconstitutional

Baltimore Sun:
Teen gets five years for attack on transgender woman at McDonald's
Video of Rosedale assault went viral online

Providence Journal:
Judge rules for RI unions in major pension lawsuit
First round of a major legal challenge to state pension reform

Providence Journal:
R.I. public workers told pension reform needed to avoid layoffs

The Hill:
Perry to court conservatives in Virginia speech
Fundraiser with Gov. Bob McDonnell

The Hill:
Sen. Manchin’s strategy for surviving 2012 in a red state: Bash Obama
West Virginia Democrat keeping his distance from president

Los Angeles Times:
Girl slain, 2 wounded in apparent retaliation for good deed

Politico:
Twin defeats spark Democratic fears

Politico:
Hill staffers fear pay cuts, layoffs

Washington Post:
White House pressed on $500 million loan to solar company now under investigation

Los Angeles Times:
Court says teacher has no right to hang banners referring to God

Washington Post:
Wal-Mart pledges billions to aid women businesses

Arizona Republic:
Phoenix considering 'sin taxes' for revenue
Tattoo parlors, strip clubs, escort services and "head shops"

Washington Post:
Nearly one in six in poverty in the U.S.; children hit hard, Census says

Houston Chronicle:
Protesters say city slow to repair Ike-damaged houses

The Hill:
CBO chief warns debt panel spending cuts could slow recovery

Fox News/AP:
California Utility Paid $200G for Positive Stories

The Hill:
Obama jobs bill would raise revenue by taxing health benefits for wealthy

The Hill:
Bad sign for President Obama, as Republican wins Weiner's seat

Houston Chronicle:
Testimony: Cain campaign concealed gay aide's role

USA Today:
Asia drawing more Americans seeking career opportunities

Fox News:
Arizona College Takes Heat for Telling Students Handing Out 9/11 Flags to Take It Elsewhere

USA Today:
Fewer pat-downs for kids in TSA security checks

Miami Herald:
Baby boomers face parenting that stretches on and on …

Palm Beach Post:
2 TSA officers at Palm Beach airport charged in drug trafficking case

Palm Beach Post:
Demand for Missoni line so hot, it crashes Target's Web site

Creates Black Friday-like buzz

Washington Times:
Obama seeks public pressure on lawmakers to pass jobs bill
Republicans not keen on all parts of his proposal

Washington Post:
17-year-old boy charged in beating deaths of parents in suburban Chicago

Washington Times:
Computer-based attacks emerge as threat of future, general says