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Afternoon Lede Check, 4.30.14

Republicans block a minimum wage increase in the Senate; Aaron Schock may be the next Chairman of the NRCC; and Oh. My. God. The rain!

From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…

The Washington PostSenate GOP blocks minimum wage increase

USA TodayIvy League whiz kid picks his college: Yale

POLITICOThe Obamacare war that wasn’t

The HillGOP blocks minimum-wage hike

Roll CallA Future NRCC Chairman: Aaron Schock?

Daily Caller: White House Benghazi Spin: Critics Politicizing The Evidence That We Politicized The Evidence

The Washington TimesGOP filibusters to stop minimum-wage hike

National JournalThe NSA Isn’t Just Spying on Us, It’s Also Undermining Internet Security

Washington ExaminerRepublicans block Dems’ minimum wage hike, citing stagnant economy

Huffington Post Politics: ‘WE’RE TRYING TO CHANGE THE CULTURE’

WTOP: Live blog: When will the rain end?

ABC 7: Water rescue underway for man trapped in car in Bowie flooding

NBC 4: High Water StrandsDrivers in Va., Md.

CBS 9: Red Alert: Widespread flooding, severe storms possible

Fox 5: Flash Flood Warning issued for parts of DC, MD, VA

(Photo credits from left to right: AP/J Scott Applewhite, Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call, NBC 4 Washington)

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