A Compromise Everyone Can Learn to Love

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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1. Catherine Rampell on fears about government-collected data.

2. James Pethokoukis at the Week floats a health-care compromise

3. Aaron Bycoffe at FiveThirtyEight on the record-breaking Joe Biden

4. Gershom Gorenberg explains why the U.S. never moved its embassy to Jerusalem, and what is likely to happen if Donald Trump follows through on a pledge previous presidents have made and abandoned.

5. Mark Schmitt on how the Senate has changed from the time Jeff Sessions was defeated for a judicial nomination and now. 

6. And Alexandra Petri wraps up the Trump news conference.

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