ELECTION MOTIVATION: “What is this election about? So far it is all about power: who has it and who wants it, not necessarily what can or actually will be done with it,” writes Dan Balz. Our leaders in government need to remember why they are elected — to help solve our nation's problems: Dan Balz for The Washington Post: Campaign 2014: A fight for power. Then what?
PARTY UNITY: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senator Rand Paul, both from Kentucky, are working to unite the state's Republican party in an effort to “heal the Kentucky GOP’s wounds incurred during a vicious primary contest … in which the insurgent Bevin received the backing of 35 percent of Republican voters,” writes Burgess Everett. Lawmakers should be united, not divided: Burgess Everett forPOLITICO: Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul try to unify Ky. GOP
PRIMARY SEASON: Read about the top Senate races of 2014.
MEMORIAL DAY: During this long weekend, let's remember the real reason to celebrate Memorial Day — those who have served our country: Tom Williams for Roll Call: Meeting Real Life Heroes
PROBLEM SOLVER BIRTHDAYS: Happy birthday to Problem Solvers Rep. Charlie Dent and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who are celebrating their birthday's this weekend. Read more about the No Labels Problem Solvers here.
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STAT OF THE DAY: More than half of those polled say they fear going broke during retirement: Nancy Hellmich for USA TODAY: Many Americans fear going broke in retirement