Presidential policy vs. Fed policy on jobs
At Dealbook, Peter Eavis asks who has more power to create jobs, the Federal Reserve of the president of the United States?

Team Obama: Romney blew the opportunity to ‘speak directly to the American people’
Substance was the big thing missing from Mitt Romney's Republican National Committee speech, Obama campaign aides said. TPM's Kyle Leighton has more

Obama will have made seven campaign stops before visiting where hurricane hit
President Obama will have done plenty of campaigning before going to the site of where Hurricane Isaac hit, writes The Weekly Standard's Daniel Halper

An honest union man
James Sherk writes The Corner that Josh Eidelson was "remarkably open" about his union motivations in a recent column.


Chris Matthews gets into confrontation with GOP delegates
Chris Matthews had a heated exchange with Republican delegates on Friday, The Hill's Erik Wasson and Russell Berman report

Navy SEAL says he did not reveal classified info in bin Laden book
The ex-Navy SEAL who wrote a book about the Osama bin Laden raid denied disclosing any sensitive information in the book, according to The Hill's Jeremy Herb.