Switchboard: White House agrees with its cybersecurity czar, says he doesn’t need to code.

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Your morning helping of hand-picked stories from the Switch team.

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Obama back at White House after summer ‘vacation’

The “vacation” is over and it’s back to the White House for President Barack Obama.

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White House aides to attend Michael Brown funeral

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President Barack Obama is sending three White House aides to the funeral of Michael Brown, the young black man whose fatal shooting by a white police officer sparked days of racial unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

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McConnell campaign manager Jesse Benton resigns, citing distraction of federal probe

A federal probe raised questions about an endorsement-for-pay deal involving campaign he oversaw.

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O’Malley directs state-run jail to cut back on immigrant detentions

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Decision by Maryland governor draws praise from immigrant advocacy groups.

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‘Vacation’ over, back to White House for Obama

(Steven Senne / Associated Press)

President Barack Obama’s summer vacation off the Massachusetts coast is nearing an end.

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Maryland Gov. O’Malley headed back to New Hampshire for fourth time in 10 months

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His visit to Portsmouth will be the Democrat’s fourth visit in the 10 months.