* A plan to defund NSA phone spying was defeated.

* Rand Paul is touting his belief in "minority rights."

* Pelosi is appalled by Weiner and Filner.

* Weiner is falling as new details come out.

*And the FEC ruled for gay couples.

Rachel Weiner covers local politics for The Washington Post.
Show Comments

Get Read In in your inbox

Sign up for the morning tip sheet on politics.

Most Read Politics
Next Story
David Nakamura · July 25, 2013