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July 21, 2010



NATIONAL

NYT: Senate Panel Backs Kagan Nomination, With One Republican Vote
WSJ: Senate Panel Approves Kagan For High Court
WaPo: Kagan nomination approved by Senate judiciary panel
WaPo: Lindsey Graham's vote on Elena Kagan ensures primary challenge
Wash Times: Graham explains Kagan vote
Dana Milbank: Lindsey Graham stands apart from other Republican senators on Kagan vote
Human Events: Lindsey Graham: Sellout
Rush Limbaugh: Lindsey Grahamnesty: A Glittering Example of Ruling Class RINOism
Dick Morris: Kagan promoted Shariah
WSJ: Kagan and the Military: What Really Happened (via Google)
WSJ: What Case Was That Again? The ObamaCare lawsuits (via Google)
WSJ: Miguel Estrada Is Back
Human Events: Sessions Refutes Democrats’ Attack on Roberts Court

WaPo: Senate votes, 60-40, to advance jobless benefits legislation
NYT: Jobless Benefit Extension Clears Senate Hurdle
Hill: Snowe, Collins join Dems to close debate on benefits in 60-40 vote
Barron's: Byrd Replacement Goodwin Breaks Unemployment Logjam
Rush Limbaugh: Democrats Turn Unemployment Insurance Into Welfare Payments

Newt Gingrich: Job Killers vs. Job Creators

NYT: Fed in Hot Seat Again on Economic Stimulus
WSJ: Housing Market Stumbles
WSJ: Obama's Economic Fish Stories
WSJ: Washington's Tax Oracles (via Google)
Hill: Dems: Party too vague on deficit
Politico: Four House Democrats revolt
Jeff Birnbaum: Obama's bogus pro-business credentials
American Spectator: Obama's Latest Monstrosity
American Thinker: Hobbling a Housing Recovery

WSJ: 153 'VIP' Loans to Fannie Cited
WSJ: House Probe Finds 153 VIP Loans Went to Fannie Employees (via Google)

WSJ: U.S. Drills Deep Into BP as Spill Drama Drags On
WaPo: Against backdrop of gulf spill, other nations move forward with deep-water drilling
NYT: BP Kept Drilling After Report of Leak, Worker Says
Hill: House Dems whack Cheney over oil spill
H Events: Robert Kennedy Jr. Attempts To Profit from BP Oil Spill; Files for Second Divorce

Hill: Obama officials, utility executives meet to salvage climate bill
Politico: Greens split on how to press Obama
Thomas Friedman: What 7 Republicans Could Do

NYT: Nominee Promises Action as U.S. Intelligence Chief
Politico: DNI nominee takes independent stand
Hill: Intelligence nominee vows to take on CIA

NYT: Media Seek Looser Guantánamo Rules

Wash Times: Military voters soon to be disenfranchised - again

WaPo: Firing of USDA official now under review; case highlights larger problems involving race
Wash Times: Black USDA official forced to quit, she says
WaPo: NAACP, White House respond to ouster of USDA worker Shirley Sherrod
Politico: USDA will reconsider firing
NYT: N.A.A.C.P. Backtracks on Official Accused of Bias
Politico: NAACP: Breitbart 'snookered' us

James Taranto: 'Call Them Racists' - How "journolists" tried to suppress the news
Sarah Palin: Media Bias? What Media Bias?
Rush Limbaugh: Journolist: Evidence of Collusion Between the Media and Democrats
American Spectator: Journolist Equals Liberal Fascism
Weekly Standard: Surprise: JournoList Reveals Left Uses Race as a Political Football
Rush Limbaugh: Ruling Class Journalists Claim to Ponder: Who is the Real Obama
Rush Limbaugh: The Utterly Clueless Bob Schieffer

Wash Times: House ethics office filings rise sharply

Wash Times: Defense calls lobbyist's gifts 'honest services'

NYT: States Embrace National Standards for Schools

NYT: House Panel’s NASA Spending Bill Cuts Back Obama Plan
Holman Jenkins: How Obama Let Down Mr. Spock (via Google)

Desmond Tutu: Obama’s Overdue AIDS Bill

John McWhorter: The Dreaded P-Word?

CBS: George W. Bush Won't Campaign For GOP Candidates

Ruth Marcus: For Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston, celebrity cures all



Wash Times: RNC fails to report $7 million in debt to FEC

Hill: GOP campaign chief joins Tea Party caucus
NYT: Congress Now Has a ‘Tea Party Caucus’
Michael Gerson: Signs of sanity from the Tea Party

Politico: The blues: GOP has little shot at Senate
Politico: Dems talk jobs as election approaches
Politico: DSCC tops NRSC's June haul
Politico: Rove-linked group uses secret donors to fund attacks
Hill: GOP: Policy, not Pelosi
Hill: Healthcare and Wall Street reform legislation boost K Street profits
Hill: Centrists pin their hopes on the class of ’10
CQ Politics: Democrats Throw a Hail Mary
CQ Politics: GOP Prepares Members to Go Out Swinging
NY Post: Pols told to be wary of female lobbyists

NEW YORK



Epoch Times: Paladino Forces Primary Against Lazio
LoHud: No challenges filed for Paladino, Goode petitions
NYDN: Rick Lazio's 26 for $29
Albany TU: Lazio campaign chief still listed as lobbyist

NYT: Senate Leader Did Legal Work for Broker With Ties to Loan Scandal

NY Post: Meeks' Shady $$ Man Target of 5 State Probes

NYDN: Attorney general hopeful Kathleen Rice flies nice in donor Adam Katz's plane

NYDN: Senate Dems bulk up for election fight by spending $26,000 in Albany restaurants

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Fiorina shifts on jobless bill, says she would 'probably' break with GOP
CBS: Boxer Calls Out Fiorina for Multiple Yachts

Politico: Whom will Schwarzenegger back?

LA Times: Schwarzenegger to name appeals judge to fill chief justice post
SacBee: Schwarzenegger to pick Cantil-Sakauye as chief justice

SacBee: Bera's challenge of Lungren gains cash, national buzz

TEXAS

Dallas MN: Governor candidate Bill White has 'no plans' to attend Texas events with Obama
Dallas MN: President Obama to visit Texas for campaign fundraisers

Houston Chronicle: Texas Hispanic GOP boosters lack money, not optimism
Star-Telegram: Hispanic Republicans of Texas will focus recruiting, electing Latinos
AP/Castro: Texas GOP group aims to get Hispanics elected
Houston Chronicle: Houston couple dig deep to oust GOP

Carl Leubsdorf: Deficit cutting easier said than done

FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Florida Legislature rejects oil drilling ban vote, adjourns
SPT: FL Legislature adjourns, rejecting vote on constitutional amendment banning oil drilling
Jacksonville Observer: Hard Feelings Spill Over in Oil Session

Politico: David Axelrod won't commit Obama to Meek campaign
CQ Politics: Reid Repeats Support for Meek in Florida Senate Race

AP/Stacy: Negative campaign ads raising a stink in Florida

GEORGIA

AJC: Gubernatorial candidates make morning TV rounds
AJC: 2010 Gubernatorial primary results map
WSJ: Rough Republican Runoff Set in Governor's Race
NYT: Georgia Will Have Republican Primary Runoff
Reuters: Palin-backed Handel leads Georgia Republican primary
Hill: Former Rep. Deal in runoff for Georgia governor nomination
AJC: Barnes wins; Handel has early lead in GOP race
AP/McCaffrey: Tough GOP fight in Ga. for open governor's seat

AJC: Carol Porter to face Cagle in lt. governor race this fall
AP/Bynum: Ga. congressmen defeat primary challengers
AP: Republican Black wins Ga. ag commissioner primary
CQ Politics: Graves Forced Into Runoff; Barrow, Johnson Win in Ga.

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Blagojevich won't testify
Chicago Sun-Times: Look who's not talking
NYT: After Talking of Testimony, Blagojevich May Bypass It
AP/Robinson: Ex-Ill. Gov Blagojevich may remain silent at trial
American Spectator: Subpoena the President

Chicago Sun-Times: Reserves dwindling as city faces $700M budget gap

IOWA

AP/Glover: Report: National GOP gave $1 million to Branstad

NEBRASKA

Rasmussen: Nebraska Governor: Heineman (R) 71%, Meister (D) 18%

MINNESOTA

AP/Lohn: Bachmann: People get voice in Tea Party caucus

WISCONSIN

CQ Politics: Another Poll Shows Feingold in Close Race

OHIO

Rasmussen: Ohio Senate: Portman (R) 45%, Fisher (D) 39%

MICHIGAN

ABC12: Hoekstra joins Bachmann in House Tea Party Caucus
AP: Michigan Legislature back in session today

Detroit FP: Health care law to be challenged by conservative group

MISSOURI

KC Star: Carnahan accuses Blunt of being ‘too cozy with lobbyists’

ARKANSAS

CQ Politics: Yet Another Poll Gives Boozman Big Lead

KANSAS

KC Star: Gloves are off in Kansas U.S. Senate primary

SOUTH CAROLINA

State: Graham backs Kagan for high court

Kathleen Parker: Alvin Greene's ordinary ascent in South Carolina

WEST VIRGINIA

NYT: West Virginia Governor to Seek Byrd's Senate Seat
NYT: No Surprise: Manchin Is Running for Senate
WSJ: Gov. Manchin to Seek W.Va. Senate Seat

NYT: Youngest Senator Succeeds the Oldest

WaPo: W.Va's Capito will not seek Senate seat, sources say
Politico: GOP lowers hopes for Capito bid
Hill: Logistics complicate Rep. Shelley Moore Capito’s decision to run for Senate

Human Events: West Virginia Election Shenanigans

NEW JERSEY


NYT: Governor to Offer Plan to Overhaul Atlantic City
Star-Ledger: Democrats still lead N.J. fundraising, but Republicans are closing the gap

PENNSYLVANIA

NYT: A Punch and a Counterpunch in Pennsylvania Senate Race

NEW HAMPSHIRE

USA Today: Rep. Hodes on the attack in N.H. Senate race

CONNECTICUT

Thomas Frank: Linda McMahon's Pro Wrestling 'Soap Opera' (via Google)
Rasmussen: Connecticut Senate: Blumenthal (D) 53%, McMahon (R) 40%

MAINE

NYT: Facing Pension Woes, Maine Looks to Social Security

NEVADA

USA Today: In a shift, Sharron Angle goes positive in Nevada Senate ad
AP/Blood: Nevada TV ad counters 'extremist' attacks on Angle
Las Vegas RJ: Angle pledge to highlight family's estate tax plight
Reno GJ: State's biggest political fight getting interesting

COLORADO

Greeley Tribune: Plagiarism questions follow McInnis to Greeley
Denver Post: If not McInnis, who?

IDAHO

Rasmussen: Idaho Senate: Crapo (R) 64%, Sullivan (D) 27%







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July 20, 2010



NATIONAL

NYT: Senate Set to End Stalemate and Extend Jobless Aid
CNN: Interim senator from West Virginia to take oath in time for key vote
Wash Times: Senate appears set to approve more benefits for jobless
WSJ: Senate Set to Extend Jobless Benefits (via Google)
WSJ: Stimulating Unemployment: If you can't create any jobs, pay people not to work
Martin Feldstein: The 'Tax Expenditure' Solution for Our National Debt (via Google)
American Spectator: Democrats Renew Their War on America’s Youth

AP/Sherman: Committee vote Tuesday on Kagan court nomination
Wash Times: Strange Graham-Kagan dance
Wash Times: Specter's vote for an Obama job?
NYT: Editorial: The Republicans and the Constitution
Human Events: Kagan the Law Breaker

WSJ: Consumer Post Prospect Has Democrats in Knots
WaPo: Battle looms over new job heading financial watchdog

WSJ: BP Weighs New Way to Kill Gulf Well
NYT: BP Considers New Plan to Permanently Seal Well
WaPo: Small leaks spring at BP oil well; cap to stay in place for now
NYT: Real Estate Doldrums on Gulf Coast Beaches
WaPo: Signs of the times: Oil-spill victims on Grand Isle post protest
WSJ: What We've Learned from the Gulf Spill (via Google)
Dana Milbank: Ken Feinberg, czar of the gulf

Politico: Kerry holds closed-door climate talks

Michael Mukasey: Guantanamo is no venue for a civilian jury trial

Weekly Standard: A Mosque Grows Near Brooklyn: Dubious financing deserves scrutiny
Chicago Tribune: Palin calls planned mosque near WTC site an 'unnecessary provocation'

Andrew McCarthy: The Case Against the New Black Panthers

Dennis Prager: NAACP Confirms Election of a Black President Made No Difference

WaPo: Republican immigration position likely to alienate Latinos, Obama officials say
Politico: Churches eye immigration's upside
Politico: Hispanic Democrats want health care fix
Tom Tancredo: Bring Back the Old Harry Reid

Rush Limbaugh: Obama Regime Lawyers Assert That Obamacare Mandate is a Tax
American Spectator: Suing Obamacare

Wash Times: Abortion returns to campaign forefront

Hill: Disclose Act backers push Sens. Collins, Snowe for support

David Brooks: The Technocracy Boom

Pat Buchanan: Bias and bigotry in academia

James Taranto: Joe Biden, Underpants Gnome
John Fund: Joe Biden, Happy-Talk Warrior

Marc Thiessen: The GOP's counterinsurgency by spenders
Tony Blankley: Is it enough for the GOP to just say no?
Rush Limbaugh: The Ruling Class, Big Clique, and "Why Don't the Republicans Do X?"

Hill: Tea Party gets official caucus
Politico: Tea party wrestles with infighting
Politico: GOP leaders leery of Tea Party Caucus

CQ Politics: After Bucking Trends, NRCC's Shields Hopes to Spark One
American Thinker: Conservatives and Republican Victory

NEW YORK

NY Post: Uh owe! NY plunges into $87M hole as cash runs out

Rochester D&C: GOP candidate Rick Lazio discusses issues at RIT
Albany TU: Will WFP's support be liability?

Albany TU: Murphy receives an early boost

NYT: To Get an Internship at City Hall, It’s Not Always What You Know
NYDN: Bloomberg sticks up for aide after her Twitter tangle with Palin

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Whitman requests Brown’s official records

NYT: California Blacks Split Over Marijuana Measure

NYT: A City Outsources Everything. Sky Doesn’t Fall

TEXAS

Dallas MN: Perry, White camps accuse each other of lying or hiding profits

FLORIDA

WSJ: Crist Uses His Old Party as a New Foil
CQ Politics: Which Side Would Crist Choose?
Miami Herald: Public favor for Crist's oil-ban amendment gaining favor
Miami Herald: Rubio continues opposition to Senate jobless aid bill

Politico: Boyd plays 'offense' in reelection bid

GEORGIA

AJC: Careers will end, careers will be made on primary day
AJC: Yet another poll shows John Oxendine slipping

ILLINOIS

Chicago Sun-Times: Tape blows hole into Robert Blagojevich's credibility
Chicago Sun-Times: Robert Blagojevich: $6 million offer from Jackson camp
Chicago Trib: Robert Blagojevich defends himself, ex-governor at brother's corruption trial
WSJ: Blagojevich Gambles in Taking the Stand

AP/Bellandi: Obama to return home for Giannoulias fundraiser

IOWA

Des Moines Register: Branstad raises $2.1 million in six weeks, GOP campaign to report

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Race for state auditor seat becomes partisan food fight

Star Tribune: Democrats aren’t talking about Minneapolis visit

WISCONSIN

Channel3000: Republican Group Runs Pro, Anti-Barrett Ads

KANSAS

KC Star: Kansas GOP Senate hopefuls’ ads could help distinguish, but might backfire

OHIO




Cleve PD: Kasich releases first campaign commercial, defends working Lehman Brothers

MICHIGAN

Detroit News: GOP's Snyder reaches out to nontraditional voters
Detroit FP: Rick Snyder strategy: Broaden appeal
Detroit FP: In 9th district, 4 vie to retake seat for GOP
Detroit News: News poll: Bernero gains on Dillon in Dem race
Politico: Levin shows fundraising chops

TENNESSEE

Knox News: Legislators plan Arizona trip to praise immigration law

ARKANSAS

CQ Politics: Boozman Holds Huge Lead Over Lincoln
CQ Politics: Beebe Leads for Arkansas Governor

NORTH CAROLINA

AP/Robertson: NC lawmakers now focus on critical 2010 elections
Charlotte Observer: Burr holds huge money lead

SOUTH CAROLINA

Politico: Greene's mystery victory

VIRGINIA

WaPo: Rigell drops another $500K into Virginia 2nd district campaign

WEST VIRGINIA

Wash Times: W.Va. lawmakers settle on Byrd-seat election
Hill: November special election set for West Virginia Senate seat
NYT: West Virginia: Special Election Approved to Fill Byrd’s Seat
Politico: Manchin to announce plans Tuesday

NEW JERSEY

Star-Ledger: N.J. faces $10.5B budget deficit heading into next year

PENNSYLVANIA



Rasmussen: Pennsylvania Senate: Toomey (R) 45%, Sestak (D) 38%
Phila DN: Sestak, Toomey play blame game on federal deficits
AP/Sidoti: Declaration of independents in Pa.: Swing state may hit Sestak

Philadelphia Inquirer: PA gubernatorial candidate Corbett dogged by jobless comments

WaPo: Novice lawmaker's vote for stimulus stirs anger in conservative Pa. district
Politico: Pa. Republicans stumble in cash race

NEW HAMPSHIRE

NYT: Palin Backs ‘Granite Grizzly’
Boston Globe: Calculus for primary is all new in N.H.

MAINE

Rasmussen: Maine Governor: LePage (R) 39%, Mitchell (D) 31%, Cutler (I) 15%

MASSACHUSETTS

American Spectator: Six Months of Scott Brown
Rush Limbaugh: It's a Good Question, Sen. Brown

ALASKA

Rasmussen: Alaska Governor: Parnell (R) 53%, Berkowitz (D) 34%

Wash Times: Palin tests her political clout with long-shot pick in Alaska
CQ Politics: Murkowski Wary of Long-Shot Tea Party Foe

NEVADA

Reno GJ: Angle gets close scrutiny; Reid is known quantity

Hill: Poll: Rep. Titus holds slight lead over challenger





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July 19, 2010



NATIONAL

Dallas MN: Sessions, Cornyn see Republican momentum for midterm elections
Hill: Sessions predicts 'slightly over 40' House seats gained by Republicans
Reuters: Top Republican says his party will win back House
WSJ: GOP Sees Path to Control of Senate
CNN: Political rhetoric shows November election campaign is in full swing
Wash Times: Democrats use talk shows to tout fall success
Politico: Palace intrigue intensifies for GOP
Time: Dems Start to Panic as Reality of Midterm Woes Sets In
Politics Daily: Handicapping the 2010 Election: The Five Biggest Mysteries
Hill: Endangered freshman Democrats hold cash on hand advantage
WaPo: Fundraising winners and losers for the quarter
Ross Douthat: The Roots of White Anxiety

NYT: Palin, Shakespeare and the Ground Zero Mosque
Politico: Palin triggers NY mosque Twitter fray
NRO: Risky Business: Mothers Against the Madness



LA Times: Finally, a key-chain ticking off the seconds left in Barack Obama's term
WaPo: Republican campaign chairs defend George W. Bush

Erick Erickson: Republican Senators Must Filibuster Elena Kagan

NYT: Obama Gains Evangelical Allies on Immigration
CSM: Immigration reform: Obama's political dilemma
Politico: CHC to Dems: Remember our deal

NYT: BP Hopes to Keep Gulf Well Closed, but Seeping Is Detected
NYT: Cajuns on Gulf Worry They May Need to Move Again
WSJ: Rig's Final Hours Probed
WaPo: Editorial: Congress shouldn't overreact to the unknowns of the oil spill
Politico: GOP senators: Obama failing in oil clean-up
AP/Matthews: Schumer: Probe BP-Libya deal
American Thinker: Cleaning Up on the oil spill

Politico: What cap? Dems join climate word war

NYT: After Job Training, Still Scrambling for a Job
NYT: Mystery for White House: Where Did the Jobs Go?
WLOS: New senator from WV expected to be the 60th vote to push through jobless extension
Politico; Reality gap: U.S. struggles, D.C. booms
Am Spectator: In Joco Jobitas: accelerating job growth in a stagnant economy
Paul Krugman: The Pundit Delusion
Roger Altman: Obamas Business Plan
EJ Dionne: What is Obamaism? President must do better in explaining his policies

Jed Babbin: Discretionary Defense

NYT: TARP Audit Questions Rush to Close Auto Dealers

AP/Zaldivar: Abortion foes win a round in health overhaul
NYT: Editorial: Health Care Reform Moves Ahead
Robert Samuelson: As Massachusetts health 'reform' goes, so could go Obamacare
Politico: New pushback from the left - and right - on health care reform

Am Spec/Prowler: Perverse Democrats: Berwick and Epstein

WaPo: Tea party leader expelled over slavery letter
Wash Times: 'Tea party' leader ousted in racism row
Hill: Tea Party umbrella group expels member over blog post
Human Events: The NAACP's Racist

NEW YORK



WSJ: Gaffe-Prone, Paladino Still A Lazio Threat
Gothamist: This Man Is Why Andrew Cuomo Is Raising So Much Cash
NYDN: Cuomo spent $328 on Tiffany's purchases: campaign finance records
NYDN: Without Dem primary foe, Andrew Cuomo will need to forfeit $1.39 million

NYT: Albany’s Latest Excuse to Shirk Its Duty

CALIFORNIA

WaPo: At 72, California gubernatorial candidate is the same old Jerry Brown
LA Times: Jerry Brown: Attorney general by day, gubernatorial candidate also by day

Dan Walters: Online sales perplexing to politicians

TEXAS

Time: Texas Governor's Race: Arizona Law a Wild Card
Dallas MN: Boots required in muddy race for Texas agriculture commissioner

LOUISIANA

Hill: Vitter: Obama avoiding oil spill

MISSISSIPPI

Rasmussen: 70% in Mississippi Approve of Job Barbour Is Doing As Governor

FLORIDA

Tbo: Crist, GOP bitterness might swamp session on drilling
Miami Herald: Charlie Crist, not drilling, may end up as target of special session
SPT: BP means Bitter Politics, as GOP leaders and Crist battle over drilling ban and oil spill
American Spectator: Charlie Drills for Votes

Miami Herald: Unexpected obstacles hinder Meek's campaign

GEORGIA

AJC: Handel leaps to GOP lead
AJC: Sarah Palin sets off a ‘mama grizzly’ war in the GOP race for governor
AJC: Two days out, candidates for governor make closing arguments

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Chatty ex-governor to testify
Chicago Sun-Times: Taking the stand may be Blagojevich's only hope
AP/Robinson: Blagojevich to roll dice, testify

Politico: Obama to stump for Alexi Giannoulias

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: New ads and a new nod in Minnesota governor's race

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee JS: Doyle donor gets heftier no-bid job from state

OHIO


Columbus Dispatch: Tax breaks may survive state budget fix

MICHIGAN



Detroit News: News poll: GOP's gov hopefuls locked in 3-way race
Detroit News: Support split for GOP AG hopefuls

MISSOURI

St. Louis PD: Analysis: Will Missouri have a tea party victor?
News-Leader: Missouri Republican Assembly endorses Goodman for U.S. House seat
News-Leader: Nodler touts his political experience
CNBC: GOP race for Tanner's House seat gets heated

KANSAS

CQ Politics: Kansas House Candidate Hails From “Little House”

TENNESSEE

CTFP: Haslam charges Wamp ad ‘politics at its worst’
Knox News: 11 Republicans competing to succeed Wamp in House

NORTH CAROLINA

WaPo: Fear of `resegregation' fuels unrest in NC

SOUTH CAROLINA

WaPo: In S.C., controversial Senate candidate Greene makes first campaign appearance
State: Alvin Greene speaks to attentive crowd in Manning

VIRGINIA

Richmond TD: McDonnell, Warner and fiscal discipline

WEST VIRGINIA

Politico: W.Va. fails to pass special election bill

Hill: Senate sits on mine safety bill as GOP waits for W.Va. investigation results

NEW JERSEY

Star-Ledger: Looking ahead, analysts say N.J.'s budget woes may be far from over

COLORADO



Wash Times: Tancredo cheered for political encore

NEVADA



Wash Times: Poll says Reid has 7 point lead on rival
Epoch Times: Nevada Unemployment Used as Political Weapon by Republican Nominee

ARIZONA

Politico: Obama still McCain campaign nemesis
Politico: Hayworth mocks McCain's '08 run

WASHINGTON STATE

NRO: Restless in Seattle





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July 18, 2010



NATIONAL

NYT: Palin Wades Into Republican Midterm Primaries
CSM: Sarah Palin leads the GOP presidential pack for 2012
AP/Burke: Palin earned $75k to speak at Calif university
Hill: Sarah Palin and Andrew Jackson
Newsweek: Are Palin’s ‘Mama Grizzlies’ Feminist?
American Thinker: Sarah Rising

WaPo: Republican lawmakers gird for rowdy tea party
WaPo: Democrats engage in 'circular firing squad'
NYT: Biden Owes $219,000 for Campaign Violations
WaPo: FEC orders Biden's 2008 presidential campaign to pay $219,000

RedState: Rasmussen: road to 51 no longer runs through CA/CT
Hill: GOP banks on private industry job creation as winner for midterms
CQ Politics: Anti-Washington Feeling Isn’t Strong in Washington Itself
Dana Milbank: The tea party makes trouble with a capital T
David Broder: Either Reagan or George W. Bush could shape the fall election
George Will: Through Puerto Rico, the GOP can reach out to Hispanics

Politico: Rocky road ahead for campaign finance

NYDN: Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's immigration law copied by five states: MI, SC, MN, PA, RI
NYT: Militia With Neo-Nazi Ties Patrols Arizona Desert

Hill: Unemployment benefits expected to be reinstated with $34 billion bill
NYT: Despair as Job Search Drags On and Money Dries Up

Hill: Harkin circulates letter backing Elizabeth Warren as consumer bureau head

NYT: With Well Shut for 2 Days, BP Sees No Signs of Damage
NYT: After Oil Spills, Hidden Damage Can Last for Years
NYT: For Kenneth Feinberg, More Delicate Diplomacy
AP/Arrillaga: Battling The Blob from Coast Guard's command post

NYT: Insurers Push Plans Limiting Patient Choice of Doctors
NYT: Changing Stance, Administration Now Defends Insurance Mandate as a Tax
Hill: ACLU steps into healthcare reform fray over abortion

Ted Nugent: Department of Injustice: Enforcing the law is a crime in Obamaworld
Gary Bauer: Liberals Still Acting Stupidly on Race
David Limbaugh: Obama, Not the 'Post-' but the 'Most' Racial President

Politico: Sunday talk show tip sheet
Hill: Sunday shows: The campaign leaders

NEW YORK




Star Gazette: Gubernatorial candidate Paladino touts 'outsider' message in Corning
NYDN: Cuomo raises big bucks because of long-shot rival Carl Paladino
Albany TU: Cuomo: ‘I need to raise money to be competitive’
Albany TU: Candidates tout petition muscle
Albany TU: Some Lazio expenditures: $127,460 to Finkelstein
Albany TU: Cuomo welcomed
WNYT: Cuomo makes his way through New York

Rochester D&C: New York: No budget, growing fiscal woes, plenty of politics

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Villines wins GOP nomination for state insurance commissioner
AP/Young: GOP nominates Villines for insurance commissioner

AP/Elias: Chief justice leaves impressive political legacy

SacBee: Schwarzenegger's minimum-wage fight enrages state workers

TEXAS

Dallas MN: Bill White profited from failing oil and gas firm
AP: Speaker sitting on $3 million in campaign cash

LOUISIANA

WaPo: Oil spills. Poverty. Corruption. Why Louisiana is America's petro-state

ALABAMA

Montgomery Adv: 'Nice doctor's' prescription for runoff win may work in November too

FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Candidate Scott stumps door-to-door in Broward
Time: Florida GOP Candidate Wins a Finance Ruling Against Rich Opponent
SPT: Rick Scott's challenge of Florida public campaign finance law tossed out of court

SPT: Is Crist's drilling ban necessary, or a 'political stunt'?
Examiner: Florida Democrats Must Go For Jugular
Orlando Sentinel: GOP fundraising falters in congressional races

GEORGIA

AP/McCaffrey: Brawling erupts in last stretch of GOP gubernatorial race
Augusta Chronicle: Many Georgians support education tax, poll says
RN-T: Voters have say in Tuesday primaries

ILLINOIS

WaPo: Rod Blagojevich trial shows spending habits to which he was ill-suited
AP/Wills: Trial mystery: How did Blagojevich get elected?
ABC7Chicago: Blagojevich jurors two months into trial

AP/Bellandi: GOP out raises Democrats in key Ill. races
AP: Quinn won’t say if he raised more, less than Brady
AP: Illinois governor defends staff pay raises

MINNESOTA



Guardian UK: Michele Bachmann, queen of the right
CityPages: Michele Bachmann blows Sarah Palin a big fundraising thank you kiss
Swamp: Bachmann creates tea party caucus
EJ Dionne: Are Democrats chuckling about Michele Bachmann's Tea Party?
Hill: Rep. Bachmann slams Rep. Jackson Lee over claims of racism in the Tea Party

WISCONSIN

Rasmussen: Wisconsin Governor: Walker (R) 48%, Barrett (D) 44%

OHIO


CNN: Kasich launches first ad in Ohio gubernatorial race

MICHIGAN

Detroit FP: Gubernatorial candidates to discuss the issues on 'Michigan Matters'

Detroit News: Ex-Congressman Tim Walberg tops fund raising

MISSOURI

Hill: Sen. McCaskill in the middle of a civil war on spending levels
AP/Lieb: Judge upholds Missouri health-care ballot measure

TENNESSEE

CTFP: Wamp ad takes on Haslam
Clarksville LC: Gov. hopefuls take shots at GOP event

KENTUCKY

Louisville CJ: Rand Paul getting fundraising help from former Florida governor Jeb Bush
AP/Schreiner: Jeb Bush to appear at Rand Paul fundraiser in Ky.
Lexington HL: The white world of politics in Kentucky

NORTH CAROLINA

Sun Journal: State's legislative chambers ‘are in play'

SOUTH CAROLINA

Hindustan Times: Nikki Haley on Newsweek cover
CNN: Alvin Greene set to make first public address

VIRGINIA

Wash Examiner: McDonnell, six months in

NEW JERSEY

Philadelphia Inquirer: Adler's fund-raising way ahead of Runyan's in N.J. race

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe: Patrick struggles to meet great expectations

COLORADO

WSJ: Poll: Colo. GOP Voters Put Tancredo at Top of List for Governor
Denver Post: 3 quit McInnis campaign staff

NEVADA

Las Vegas RJ: Poll sends a wake-up call to struggling Angle
Las Vegas RJ: Veiling the face of an Angle
RGJ: Angle's bizarre rhetoric is shaping Senate race
Las Vegas Sun: Sharron Angle’s take on separation of church and state
WSJ: Poll: Reid Leads Angle by 7 Points

Las Vegas RJ: Titus has Heck on her heels

ARIZONA

AP/Cooper: McCain takes on Republican rivals in second debate
Arizona Republic: John McCain, J.D. Hayworth also battling own pasts





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July 17, 2010



NATIONAL

Gallup: Palin's 76% Favorable Among Republicans Tops Others in GOP
WSJ: Palin's Ground Game Spurs Campaign Buzz
Des Moines Register: Gallup on Palin: As in Iowa, a GOP hit who divides others
CBS: Palin, Romney Teams Trade Barbs, Make Peace
Politico: Palin aide swats Romney team
WaPo: Only Republicans like Sarah Palin
USA Today: Obama foes Romney, Palin start to mix it up a little bit
Wash Times: Romney's profile, war chest growing
Politico: Early signs of 2012 power
Hill: Romney breaks from the pack

NYT: Wealthy Reduce Buying in a Blow to the Recovery

WSJ: Congress Overhauls Your Portfolio
Boston Globe: With overhaul done, Frank to push for bank tax
NYT: More Delicate Diplomacy for the Overseer of the Compensation Fund
WSJ: Three Candidates Emerge to Run Consumer Regulator
NYT: Short List Emerges for Consumer Guardian

WSJ: Fight Now Looms Over Fannie, Freddie

Hill: Obama slams GOP for stalling jobless benefits
Hill: Boehner: Impose ban on federal regulations to spur job creation

WSJ: Cheers, Worries Greet New Cap on Oil Well
NYT: Officials Call Results of Well Test Encouraging
NYT: Energy Secretary Emerges to Take a Commanding Role in Effort to Corral Well
NYT: After Much Bad News, Wary Welcome for the Good
Bobby Jindal: Ban on deep-water drilling adds insult to injury

Politico: 'Brown Dogs' complicate climate plan
Human Events: Global Warming’s Golden Moment Has Passed
NewsMax: GOP Braces for Renewed Obama Push on Cap and Trade

Hill: GOP whacks Berwick appointment, healthcare law in weekly address
NRO: The Obamacare Abortion Lie Is Up

Ted Nugent: Let Me Know When You Get It

James Taranto: The Odd Couple: A liberal's harsh criticism of Justice Thurgood Marshall
Politico: A conservative dismisses right-wing Black Panther 'fantasies'
Bill O'Reilly: The NAACP vs. the Tea Party

Stephen Moore: GOP Proposes Brave Budget

Hill: Issa wants White House staffers to keep records when telecommuting

WaPo: Republicans divided on the importance of an agenda for midterm elections

WSJ: GOP Candidates Seize Funding Edge (via Google)
WSJ: The Democrats' Dilemma: Big Bills, Small Payback
Politico: Democrats skim spill for Big Oil cash
WSJ: Democrats Rake In Campaign Dollars
Hill: Democrats pivot back to offense after week of party infighting

Fox: Fox News Poll: Obama a Hindrance on Fall Elections
Human Events: Conservatives Shine in Showdowns in SD, NC & WA

NYT: Shifting Politics in Presidents’ Vacations

Wash Times: Steele fires back at Democrats' sniping

AP: Guests for the Sunday TV News Shows
Politico: Sunday talk show tip sheet

NEW YORK



NYT: For New York’s G.O.P., a Fund-Raising Gap
NYDN: Lazio nearly out of cash as he continues to fall behind Andy Cuomo
Albany TU: Lazio far behind in campaign cash race
Buffalo News: Albany insiders on Cuomo donor list

NYT: In Attorney General Race, Five Seek to Stand Out

Politico: GOP eyes turning tides in New York
Rochester D&C: Campaign fund paid Massa's wife $34,214

NYT: Paterson’s Legal Bills Are Adding Up
NY Post: Dave's big crisis $$

NYT: Espada, Under Investigation, Faces a Well-Financed Opponent
Rochester D&C: Senate Democrats' war chests overflowing

Politico: Rangel has new round of legal fees

CALIFORNIA




AP/Williams: Whitman opposes minimum wage, furloughs orders
ABC: Nurses oppose job cuts of California gubernatorial bet
Politico: California tracking fight gets heated
NYT: On State Pay Cuts, Judge Rebuffs California Governor

LA Times: Boxer, Fiorina present contrasting views of California
Hill: Boxer leads Fiorina by $10M in money race
LA Times: Wealth defines California's Senate, gubernatorial campaigns

SacBee: California voters split on Arizona immigration law

TEXAS

WSJ: Top Texas Criminal Judge Will Remain on Bench
NYT: Texas Judge Reprimanded in Death Row Case

Dallas MN: Perry camp pays Democrat to settle suit over $1 million donation

FLORIDA

Tampa Tribune: Crist's fundraising is down in 2nd quarter
Roger Stone: Is Marco Rubio Going To Run A Campaign?

Jacksonville Observer: McCollum Offers Up Education Plan

Miami Herald: Florida GOP leaders may block vote on drilling

GEORGIA


Rasmussen: Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor: Barnes 59%, Baker 16%

ILLINOIS

Chicago Sun-Times: Gov. Quinn slashes staff salaries, institutes furlough days

Chicago Tribune: Daley poll numbers sag, but no major challenger looms

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Bachmann bests the rest in fundraising
Politico: Bachmann forms Tea Party Caucus

WISCONSIN

WJFW: Newt Gringrich Visits Wisconsin

OHIO


Dayton DN: Kasich uses Dayton visit with Gingrich to pledge revival of manufacturing
Toledo Blade: Strickland challenges Kasich to debate tax elimination plan

MICHIGAN

RCP: Rep. Pete Hoekstra on the Economy and the Stimulus
Detroit News: Snyder releases federal tax returns

Detroit FP: Michigan incumbents have edge when it comes to fund-raising
Detroit News: Poll: Clarke leads Cheeks Kilpatrick

Detroit FP: Tea Party leader: Dems not involved with effort

MISSOURI

KOAM: Blunt outraises Carnahan in Missouri's Senate race
KC Star: Missouri’s 5th Congressional District: A look at the candidates
AP/Blank: Missouri members of Congress keep fundraising advantage

TENNESSEE

WDEF: Zach Wamp Comes Out Swinging Against Bill Haslam
WKMS: GOP Competition for Tennessee 8th District Seat

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte Observer: Money advantage goes to the incumbents
American Thinker: Renee Ellmers: RX for No. Carolina's 2d District?

SOUTH CAROLINA

AP/Adcox: SC's Joe Wilson, challenger nearly equal in cash

VIRGINIA

WaPo: Four Va. Democrats have commanding financial lead in congressional race

WEST VIRGINIA

WSJ: Governor Names Ally to Byrd Seat
NYT: West Virginia Governor Picks Ex-General Counsel to Succeed Byrd
CQ Politics: Manchin Taps Goodwin for Byrd's Senate Seat
Politico: Joe Manchin picks former counsel for Senate seat
CQ Politics: Cornyn: W. Va. Senate Race Will Be Competitive
Hill: GOP lawmaker Capito blasts West Virginia Senate appointment

PENNSYLVANIA

Rasmussen: Pennsylvania Governor: Corbett (R) 48%, Onorato (D) 38%
Hill: Pennsylvania Republican still leads after saying people ‘don’t want’ to work
Lancaster IJ: Onorato criticizes Corbett's jobless comments

NEW JERSEY

NYT: In Christie’s Cap on Superintendent Pay, a War on Local Government

MASSACHUSETTS



Boston Globe: Brown’s jobless bill wins little support

CONNECTICUT

Journal Inquirer: Yankee Republicanism's flag falls to Simmons

ARIZONA



NYT: Nasty Exchanges in First McCain-Hayworth Debate
NPR: Republicans Square Off In Arizona Senate Debate

COLORADO

Rasmussen: Colorado Governor: Hickenlooper (D) 45%, McInnis (R) 43%
Denver Post: Poll shows slipping support for GOP gubernatorial candidate Scott McInnis
Fred Barnes: Colorado’s GOP on a Roll, With one prominent exception

WASHINGTON STATE

Rasmussen: Washington Senate: Murray Falls Behind Two GOP Challengers
Hot Air: Murray trails both Republican contenders in WA
Seattle Times: Rossi's assets, income built on real estate

UTAH

Politico: Utah state workers probed over immigration 'hit list'
AP/Vergakis: Utah finds 2 allegedly behind illegals list
AP: Utah Identifies Two Allegedly Behind Immigrant List

NEVADA

Politico: Mason-Dixon poll: Reid rises again
Hill: Reid grabs lead over Angle in latest poll
Stephen Moore: Angling for Harry Reid

Las Vegas RJ: Sandoval keeps double-digit lead

Las Vegas RJ: Ensign hires media adviser, tries to revive fundraising
Politico: Ensign cash helps pay aides' lawyers









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July 16, 2010



NATIONAL

WSJ: Law Remakes U.S. Financial Landscape
Wash Times: Senate passes landmark financial overhaul
WaPo: Congress passes financial reform bill
NYT: Congress Passes Financial Regulation Bill
WSJ: Economists Split Over Financial Overhaul
WSJ: Impact to Reach Beyond Wall Street
WSJ: Fed Gets More Power, Responsibility
WSJ: Bank of America Branches Sit On Front Lines of Overhaul
Wash Times: Boehner calls for repeal of Wall Street reform bill
NYT: Obama Nominees Express Support of Fed’s Expanded Duties
AP/Aversa: Fed nominee: Lax regulation contributed to 2008 crisis
NYT: Editorial: Congress Passes Financial Reform
Kim Strassel: About That Financial Reform 'Victory'
NRO: Straight Talk on Fannie and Freddie

NYT: Oil Spill Capped for a Second Day, Offering Some Hope
WaPo: Oil leak is stopped for first time since April 20 blowout
WSJ: Oil Stops Flowing as BP Tests Cap
NYT: BP Says That Oil Flow Has Stopped as Cap Is Tested
WaPo: Obama pours energy into electric-car batteries, but will it jump-start industry?
Michelle Malkin: Ken Salazar Needs Another Behind-Kicking

NYT: BP Faces Scrutiny in Lockerbie Case
WaPo: Libyan controversy adds to BP's woes

NYT: Goldman Settles With S.E.C. for $550 Million
WaPo: Goldman to pay $550M to settle SEC fraud charges
WSJ: Goldman to Pay $550 Million to Settle SEC Suit

WSJ: Economists Express More Optimism Than General Public
WSJ: Jobless Claims Decline
Wash Times: Obama touts energy technology as jobs creator
Hill: Greenspan: Bush tax cuts should expire
Paul Krugman: Redo That Voodoo

ABC: An Obama Administration Job for Sen. Specter?

Linda Greenhouse: Is the ‘Kennedy Court’ Over?

NYT: Debate Over Arizona Immigration Law Comes to U.S. Court
WSJ: Officer Sues Over Arizona Immigrant Law
NYT: Governor’s Conference to Move

WaPo: Ex-Justice official says limits on detainee questionings may have been exceeded
NYT: Bush Aide Says Some C.I.A. Methods Unauthorized
NYT: Sentence Is Sharply Increased for Lawyer Convicted of Aiding Terror
Pete Hoekstra: Al Qaeda Goes Viral (via Google)

Hill: Poll: Obama tied with or trailing most potential 2012 Republican challengers
NYT: Obama Pushes Through Agenda Despite Political Risks
WaPo: Parties crossing the aisle to reshape 2012 presidential nominations
WaPo: Romney eclipses other possible GOP contenders in fundraising
Salt Lake Tribune: Romney raises $1.5 million for PAC; Pawlenty takes in $728,077
Politico: Poll: Ex-Obama voters like Romney
Charles Krauthammer: Obama's next act

Hill: McConnell: GOP 'got our groove back'
Politico: Mitch McConnell: Fight government 'explosion'
AP/Babington: GOP outpaces Dems in open Senate seat fundraising

Politico: 'Boehner for Speaker' scores big
Wash Times: Pelosi: Obama has House Democrats' backs
Hill: Pelosi blames Senate delays for bleak election year landscape
John Fund: The Blame Game Starts Early

Peggy Noonan: Youth Has Outlived Its Usefulness (via Google)
Jonah Goldberg: When Did the Rules Change?
Rich Lowry: The Agony of the Revolution

Rush Limbaugh: NAALCP Flips-Flops, Now Claims It Never Said Tea Party was Racist
James Taranto: How liberals marginalize blacks who hold unorthodox views
Mona Charen: The NAACP’s Descent

American Thinker: Palin's Potential Path to the White House Parallels Obama's

WaPo: Cheney's new heart pump not a miracle cure

NEW YORK


NYT: Buffalo Developer Bidding for Governor Taps Personal Fortune
WGRZ: Carl Paladino Files Petitions To Force Republican Gubernatorial Primary
Buffalo News: Paladino has pumped cash into his campaign
NYT: Cuomo Campaign’s War Chest Is Brimming
NYT: Lazio Appears Far Behind Cuomo in Fund-Raising
NYT: For Cuomo, Both Politics and Family Fit in the R.V.

NYT: Paterson to Sign Bill Limiting Retention of Street-Stop Data

CALIFORNIA

LA Times: Meg Whitman attacks Jerry Brown on job-creation issue
SacBee: Whitman backs off on immigration inspections

Politico: Boxer's monster haul dwarfs Fiorina
AP/Lin: Fiorina says she would limit herself to 2 terms

WSJ: Calpers Recoups Some of Record Losses in Past Year

TEXAS

Rasmussen: Texas Governor: Perry (R) 50%, White (D) 41%
AP/Shannon: White reports more cash on hand than Perry
Dallas MN: Travis County DA investigates GOP-backed Green Party petition drive

FLORIDA

Marketwatch: Florida’s Rubio scores in fundraising
WSJ: Son of Specter (via Google)

GEORGIA

Rasmussen: Georgia GOP Primary for Governor: Deal, Handel Tied For Lead At 25% Apiece
AJC: Sarah Palin makes a robo-call defense for Karen Handel
AJC: The power of a Facebook post by Sarah Palin
AJC: Handel says gay parents not as ‘legitimate’ as hetero ones

ILLINOIS

Chicago Tribune: Republican Brady says he has $2.3 million in campaign cash

Chicago Tribune: Blagojevich insiders traded on access, now testify for prosecution
Chicago Sun-Times: Up next: Blagojevich brothers

MINNESOTA

KARE: MN Republicans ask for investigation after felon voting flap

Star Tribune: Pawlenty's 2010 PAC rakes in $2.6 million

WISCONSIN

Rasmussen: Wisconsin Senate: Johnson (R) 47%, Feingold (D) 46%

MICHIGAN

Detroit FP: Kwame Kilpatrick accused of sexual misconduct with wife
Detroit News: Ironic twist of fate for Kilpatrick

KANSAS

CQ: Kansas: Tiahrt Gets Help, Moran Holds Lead

CQ: Stephene Moore Faces Difficult Path to History

NORTH CAROLINA

NYT: North Carolina: The Edwards Affair, Cineplex Version

SOUTH CAROLINA

Fox: 'Your World': Senator Jim DeMint on Plan to Stop DOJ's Arizona Lawsuit

WEST VIRGINIA

Hill: Byrd's successor to take oath Tuesday

DELAWARE

Rasmussen: Delaware Senate: Castle (R) 47%, Coons (D) 36%

MASSACHUSETTS

WaPo: Massachusetts Republican Brown becomes a pivotal voice on the Hill
Boston Globe: Brown’s war chest is up to $6.5m

Politico: Brown blasts Griffin, Bravo on insult to daughters
YouTube: CNN Reporter Dana Bash Laughs as Kathy Griffin Calls Scott Brown's Daughters 'Prostitutes' (video)

CONNECTICUT

NYT: A Senate Run Brings Wrestling Into the Spotlight

NEVADA

Politico: Angle bests Reid in second quarter

COLORADO

WSJ: Republicans Press McInnis to Drop Out of Colo. Race
Politico: Colo. GOP frets over McInnis

UTAH

Salt Lake Tribune: Bennett denies knowledge of home loan deals to staffers

ARIZONA

NYT: Arizona Halts Photo Enforcement of Speed Laws

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July 15, 2010



NATIONAL

WaPo: Fed leaders: Economic recovery slower than expected
LA Times: U.S. home foreclosures reach record high in second quarter
WaPo: Companies pile up cash but remain hesitant to add jobs
WaPo: Retail sales down in June, for second consecutive month of falling receipts
NYT: Fed Leaders Show Division Over Deflation
WaPo: Demand for financing leads global economic recovery toward 'wall of debt'
NYT: White House Economists Praise Stimulus Results
WSJ: Obama Courts Stimulus Doubters
Politico: Report: 3.6 million jobs come from stimulus
WSJ: Three Million Imaginary Jobs (via Google)
Hill: Jobs dispute escalating between business and the White House
WSJ: Economy Pushes Grads to Stay in School
WSJ: As Tax Cuts' Expiration Date Nears, Little Consensus
Politico: Dems tiptoe around Bush tax cuts
Hill: Senate GOP: Small businesses would suffer if tax cuts expire
Politico: Harry Reid plans Tuesday jobless vote
Hill: Rep. Schiff leads 58 Democrats in letter to pressure leaders on deficit spending
WaPo: Obama's 'battery story' has yet to put a charge in the American public
David Broder: Outside Washington, feeling hopeful on the budget crisis

LA Times: Passage of financial overhaul is only half the battle
NYT: Grassley to Vote Against Financial Overhaul
WSJ: Banks Gain in Rules Debate
Wash Times: Finance bill favors interests of unions, activists

WSJ: Senate VIP Loans Mount



WSJ: BP Moves to Test New Cap on Gulf Well
WaPo: Oil leak in choke line delays start of latest test by BP
NYT: Leak Hampers BP Effort to Shut Off Well and Halt Spill
NYT: BP Begins Test That Could Halt Oil Spill
WaPo: U.S. clears way for 'integrity test' of BP oil well
NYT: Animal Autopsies in Gulf Yield a Mystery
American Spectator: In Contempt of Court

NYT: Senate Democrats to Pursue a Smaller Energy Bill
Politico: Pollution fight cools climate talks
NYT: Editorial: Whittling Away the Petroleum Reserve
Wash Times: OpEd: Environmentalists lose battle for public mind

NYT: Two More Republicans Plan Nays for Kagan
Hill: Arlen Specter: 'Kagan did just enough to win my vote'
Human Events: Jeff Sessions on Kagan: "Filibuster Is Not Off The Table"
WaPo: OpEd: Supreme immodesty: Why the justices play politics



WaPo: How Jan Brewer won (on immigration)
Politico: States rally to Arizona's defense
Hill: GOP senators float amendment to stop Arizona lawsuit
WSJ: Policing Illegal Hires Puts Some Employers in a Bind
Wash Times: Justice: Sanctuary cities safe from law
NYT: List Prompts Anxious Calls From Hispanics in Utah
James Taranto: Is "racial profiling" unconstitutional? Not necessarily
Human Events: Hezbollah at the Border

WSJ: Census Countdown Brings Fear of Exclusion

Politico: Campaign Finance bill forges on without Brown
Hill: Collins skeptical of Disclose Act

Hill: GOP bill aims to eliminate paperwork for small businesses in health reform law

NYT: Bill Would Ease Telecommuting for U.S. Workers

WSJ: Cheney Gets a Heart Pump
WaPo: Cheney has heart pump surgically installed; former VP's latest cardiac issue
NYT: Cheney Recuperating From Surgery

Politico: Senate GOP wants Berwick hearing
Hill: GOP retaliates for Berwick recess appointment to Medicare leadership post
WSJ: Berwick: Bigger Than Kagan

NYT: Ethics Inquiry Focuses on Fund-Raisers and House Vote

WaPo: As NAACP aims to stay in national debate, charge of tea party racism draws fire
Ann Coulter: New Black Panthers, You're free to go -- Not so fast, Arizona
Rush Limbaugh: The New Black Panthers Applaud Saddam Hussein, Osama Bin Laden
Rush Limbaugh: Hapless Brad Sherman (D-CA) Learns About Black Panther Case
John Fund: Will Team Obama Play the Race Card?
EJ Dionne: What the NAACP is really asking on racism within the Tea Party

Michael Gerson: Obama's one-man bands threaten Afghanistan prospects

WaPo: House Democrats hit boiling point over perceived lack of White House support
LA Times: Robert Gibbs: 'I think we will retain the House and the Senate'
Hill: House Democrats vent frustrations over midterm strategy to Obama
CQ: Democrats Duel Over November Prospects
Hill: Senior Republicans aren’t banking on Senate takeover
WaPo: Mitch McConnell previews Republican message for the fall
Dana Milbank: Are Democrats painting themselves as the lesser of the evils?
Rush Limbaugh: Why Obama was Elected and Why He's Now Being Rejected

Karl Rove: My Biggest Mistake in the White House
Politico: Rove talks strategy with House GOP

Politico: Gingrich raised nearly $3.5 million in 2nd quarter

Politico: Huckabee sprinkles cash in early states



Boston Globe: Fund-raising lifts Romney’s 2012 prospects

American Spectator: Political Sanctum Santorum?

NYT: Rewrap the Fondue Pot for Bristol Palin

Pete duPont: Hillary Clinton for President: Could mount a formidable challenge to Obama
Dana Milbank: The Clinton administration, brought to you by Barack Obama

NEW YORK

Human Events: Lazio Seeks Probe of Ground-Zero Mosque

NYT: Early Fund-Raising Success for One, but No Clear Leader in Attorney General’s Race

NYDN: Paterson meets with top police brass like NYPD's Kelly, mum on possible frisk veto
NYDN:

NYT: Federal Oversight for Troubled N.Y. Youth Prisons

NYT: Monserrate Seeks Seat in State Assembly

CALIFORNIA

Rasmussen: California Senate: Boxer (D) 49%, Fiorina (R) 42%

LA Times: California Chief Justice Ronald George announces he will not run for reelection

TEXAS

Dallas MN: Lt. Gov. Dewhurst announces new leadership for several TX Senate committees

ALABAMA

NYT: Unknown Is a Nominee for Alabama Governor

FLORIDA

Miami Herald: Greene's record of creating jobs hard to determine

GEORGIA

AJC: Barnes cruising, Oxendine and Handel headed toward run-off

AJC: Ga. jobless rate drops to 10% as discouraged workers give up search

ILLINOIS

WaPo: Giannoulias Outraised by Opponent in Illinois U.S. Senate Race

WBEZ: Blagojevich Trial: So Who Really Runs Illinois?
Chicago Sun-Times: Judge to decide which tapes make defense cut

MINNESOTA

Star Tribune: Pawlenty: Investigate felon votes in Senate race

AP/Bakst: Minnesota GOP hopeful Emmer tries to fix tip jam

WISCONSIN

Chicago Tribune: Poll results to shed light on Wis. US Senate race
Green Bay PG: Russ Feingold raises more funds than Ron Johnson for Senate race

OHIO


State Column: John Kasich and Newt Gingrich in Ohio

MICHIGAN

Detroit FP: GOP party leader: Republican governor is sure thing
AP/Hoffman: Debate features 4 of 5 Mich. GOP gov. candidates
Detroit FP: 'Tea Party' drive to qualify candidates spurs suspicion
Detroit News: Profiles in politics: Dillon, Bernero offer clear choice

MISSOURI

Rasmussen: Missouri Senate: Blunt (R) 47%, Carnahan (D) 45%

TENNESSEE

Memphis CA: Republican governor hopefuls’ ads take on illegal immigration fight

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte Observer: N.C. GOP fundraising has nearly doubled
WRAL: Burr questioning Democratic job plans, stimulus
AP: N.C. election investigator says she was held back in Perdue flight probe

SOUTH CAROLINA

CNN: Gingrich: 'Change has come to South Carolina'

VIRGINIA

State Column: Governor Bob McDonnell Takes Credit for Budget Surplus

NEW JERSEY

WSJ: Christie's Cap Compromise (via Google)

PENNSYLVANIA

CQ: Internal Poll Says Barletta Has Edge Over Kanjorski

COLORADO

Wash Times: Plagiarism scandal rocks GOP hopeful in Colorado

NYT: Bennet Leads Money Chase in Colorado

NEVADA

Politico: Critics slam Harry Reid's immigration remark

Rasmussen: Nevada Governor: Sandoval (R) 57%, Reid (D) 36%

ARIZONA

CQ: McCain widens lead in primary

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Rasmussen: New Hampshire Senate: All Four GOP Candidates Now Outpace Hodes



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