updated 11:41 PM EDT, Tue September 30, 2014

Testimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony -- that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Obama, in violation of protocol, during his trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta two weeks ago. FULL STORY

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Pierson testimony omits elevator breach http://t.co/irzujvF9ga - #TheLead http://t.co/UujX83iBBg
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On @Morning_Joe @RepCummings says that his confidence in the director of the USSS has eroded.
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The @QuinnipiacPoll also shows @GovChristie gets his lowest approval rating in 3 years http://t.co/708SMTCIVa
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Coming up on @newday: @GovChristie shows @DanaBashCNN his "compassionate' side, perhaps for #2016... http://t.co/MN11KSfhcL
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New @QuinnipiacPoll shows Hillary Clinton leading Christie in New Jersey 50%-40% and Rand Paul 55%-31%. http://t.co/ViaC8BqsUb
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Ahead of Rand Paul's visit to NC for Thom Tillis today, a Kay Hagan campaign press release calls them "two peas in a pod"
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Tune into @NewDay for a different side of @GovChristie -what he told me about destigmatizing drug addiction, his weight, and 2016 plans.
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Rand Paul and the "canoe theory" of politics http://t.co/5sdYeJfjs9 | via @ShaneGoldmacher
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Rand Paul's best days as a presidential hopeful might be behind him http://t.co/YkQe3JPRPZ via @aaronblakewp
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"(Dems) fear me because I am outside the mold" and are more worried "about my candidacy" than others, Rand Paul says http://t.co/kMeBbinuzv
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Rand Paul tells @mboyle1 that govnt. should treat OK beheading as an act of terror not “workplace violence.” http://t.co/kMeBbinuzv
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New CNN series to uncover the future stars in art and culture http://t.co/Ppy9cvFZ34
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I love playoff baseball. This is why.
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Of elevator breach, @jasoninthehouse asks "Did she (Pierson) lie to Congress or fail to inform the President?" http://t.co/LbxyZu75Cg
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So, this is how far the fence jumper got into the White House: http://t.co/1FhCTnNsvm https://t.co/IaT4HfsNfc
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65% of Americans still consider Pres. Obama a dovish commander in chief. Where do you stand? http://t.co/chDTkteqJq http://t.co/HLY01IeHeO
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DOJ to expand ban on ethnic, religious profiling, but won't DHS won't adopt the new rules: http://t.co/EQKewAdbKb by @evanperez
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