Morning Examiner: This White House knows how to help its friends

The Obama administration gave a $200,000 no-bid contract to a political environmental group to monitor birds. The group is better known for suing to protect wolves. White House also paid consultants to monitor news coverage of Gulf oil spill — that’s all your money, by the way.

A future without Nancy Pelosi?

Congressional Democrats run from Obama, but can they run  from their own records?

The three most important issues in this year’s election: redistricting, redistricting, and redistricting.

Foreign policy: For once, someone else apologizes to us!

Congress is back — watch your wallet.

Small non-profits in danger of being wiped out.

Job recruiters not impressed by your Ivy League degree.

Deep in the heart of Texas: Niners corral Cowboys, 23-17

San Francisco holds off late charge. Packers up next

Niners fans from Texas? Apparently it’s a thing

Rooting for San Francisco isn’t easy when you live in the Lone Star state, but many do