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Friday, April 08, 2005

Fri Apr 8 05:05:00 2005
Clear-Skies
Our cultured president silverchips.mbhs.edu
Group says bill would let 5 Nevada power plants spew mercury www.kesq.com
Mercury plan would exempt many plants, report says www.mlive.com
Michigan coal-fired plants would be exempt from regulation www.record-eagle.com
Loophole may lead to more mercury in air www.michigandaily.com

Deficit
China says US should fix own economic problems, stop targeting ... www3.cjad.com
White House: Federal deficit to shrink to $207B by 2010 www.marketwatch.com
Supply-Side Quackery www.qando.net
US Aid Goes Where Democracy Grows www.maconareaonline.com
Bottom Line: 'W'ouldn't be prudent www.sciencedaily.com
Trustee report says Medicare woes even more severe www.marketwatch.com
Lieberman Cautious but Hopeful on Schaghticokes www.zwire.com
IMF chief says US can't fix problems on its own afr.com
Riding the dragon, soaring on eagles www.atimes.com
Business ; IMF chief warns of major threats to world growth: www.keralanext.com
Schare's Social Security analysis questioned www.thisweeknews.com
Non-issues distract Americans www.dailycampus.com
President Bush Says United States, Iraqi People Allied Against ... www.allamericanpatriots.com
US Congress under pressure to strike deal on budget news.ft.com
The economics of saving www.economist.com
Canadian market still trading at a premium to United States www.marketwatch.com
Culture of life clashes with anti-tax movement www.onalaskalife.com
Drug task force faces elimination www.newsenterpriseonline.com
US lawmakers press for looser China currency peg www.reuters.co.in
Social Security's IOU www.news-journalonline.com
WRAPUP 1-US lawmakers press for looser China currency peg www.reuters.com
US aid goes where democracy grows www.stuff.co.nz
Texas House OKs spending plan www.chron.com
Behind Bush's Slump www.washingtonpost.com
Gov. Daniels helped build gigantic federal deficitPublished ... www.etruth.com

Jeff-Gannon
Get em Johnny Boy! nyc.indymedia.org

Supreme-Court
THE VEGETATIVE CONSCIENCE www.etherzone.com
CARL TOBIAS: Don't repeat mistakes in judge appointment www.thenewstribune.com
Guantanamo prisoner's lawyers: trial is unfair www.alertnet.org
Viguerie's Army Attacks Social Security www.scoop.co.nz
Viguerie's army attacks Social Security www.workingforchange.com
Legislative Bomb www.thenation.com
Toll roads, real heroes, Jane Fonda www.ajc.com
Congress hears about collection www.washingtonjewishweek.com
Schiavo's death brings more attention to Texas law www.zwire.com
Republicans Kvell Over Orthodox Lobbyist www.jewishjournal.com
Partisan Rancor Marks Start of Schiavo Hearings www.ipsnews.net
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
Israeli police move to counter hardline Gaza pullout opponents www.reliefweb.int
Hear Me Out by Mubarak Dahir: When it comes to same sex marriage ... ec.gayalliance.org
An Israeli policeman guards one of the entrances to the Al-Aqsa ... www.bakutoday.net
Politics of life and death washingtontimes.com
When politics turns its back on the law www.smh.com.au
Israeli police move to counter hardline Gaza opponents www.mg.co.za
The Crusaders www.rollingstone.com
Snub of Jimmy Carter is Bush league www.fortwayne.com
Congress Gets Thumbs Down for Stepping Into Schiavo Case www.gallup.com

Social-Security
THE RIGHT VS. THE CULTURE OF LIFE story.news.yahoo.com
GOP leaders weigh new Social Security plan www.businessweek.com
Senate GOP mulls shift on Social Security msnbc.msn.com
GOP Leaders Weigh New Social Security Plan www.tahlequahdailypress.com
Salazar weighs in on Bush town hall meeting www.jacksonholestartrib.com

Tax-Cuts
Puzzling over the job riddle www.wvec.com
White House: Federal deficit to shrink to $207B by 2010 www.marketwatch.com
Supply-Side Quackery www.qando.net
Wisconsin young farmers visit Washington DC www.brownfieldnetwork.com
Cigarette taxes a health boost news.enquirer.com
Iraq still poses tough questions www.southbendtribune.com
Bottom Line: 'W'ouldn't be prudent www.sciencedaily.com
Editorials from the Appalachian News-Express, The Kentucky ... www.wkyt.com
Fiscal issues dominate Ramstad town meeting www.mnsun.com
Schare's Social Security analysis questioned www.thisweeknews.com
Alternative tax is no alternative www.sentinelandenterprise.com
US Congress under pressure to strike deal on budget news.ft.com
The economics of saving www.economist.com
John Bolton could help the administration turn the corner -- or ... www.prospect.org
The Outlook for Medicare www.aei.org
'Income Equality' Advocates Press Wealthy to 'Redirect' Their Tax ... www.cnsnews.com
Looking for a common ground www.mnsun.com
Social Security's IOU www.news-journalonline.com
AMT issue a sleeping giant www.eastvalleytribune.com
Socialist Party candidate shares views on Schiavo www.dailytargum.com
State slips to 16th in school funding www.mlive.com

Medicare-prescription-drug
The Plot to Destroy Social Insurance progressivetrail.org

Joe-Biden
Senior Democrats complain Bush administration refused requests for ... www.fosters.com
State Department lets Democrats conduct interviews on Bolton rawstory.com
Democrats want more Bolton info www.columbiatribune.com
Jon Stewart DVDs Announced For June Release www.tvshowsondvd.com
GOP aide: I wrotememoon Schiavo www.concordmonitor.com
Bolton Hearing Postponed www.cbsnews.com
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com
The Daily Show Heads for DVD dvd.monstersandcritics.com
US & Allies Neutralized, World War III Ends www.anti-imperialism.net

Robert-Byrd
The politics of debt www.capitolhillblue.com
Legislative Bomb www.thenation.com
Gregg: Golden years tarnished www2.townonline.com
Times For a Name Change: Honesty's the Best Policy www.jewishworldreview.com

Barbara-Boxer
Lawmakers seek end to pesticide program testing on kids cbs.marketwatch.com
Two US Senators Block EPA Chief Nomination www.planetark.com
Barbara Boxer as Erin Brockovich thinkprogress.org
Bolton Braces Himself for Senate Hearings www.sfgate.com
EPA balks at halting pesticide-child study www.montereyherald.com
Briefly Washington www.ocregister.com
Boxer, Nelson Block Vote on EPA Nominee www.foxnews.com
Family Planning: Pushing hard for Plan B seattlepi.nwsource.com
FDA, EPA nominees face stall tactics www.contracostatimes.com
Senate Votes to Restore Funding to International Family Planning ... www.medicalnewstoday.com
Rep. DeLay Will Keynote NRA Convention Next Week www.cnsnews.com
EPA Balks at Halting Pesticide-Child Study abcnews.go.com
PRESS CONFERENCE WITH SENATOR BARBARA BOXER (D-CA); AND SENATOR ... www.fednews.com
EPA Nominee May Face Senate Challenge npr.streamsage.com
State Department to Back Bolton Nomination to UN www.voanews.com
Senate Democrats hope to block confirmation of UN ambassador www.usatoday.com
Democrats Step Up Fight Against Nominees www.nytimes.com
WASHINGTON IN BRIEF www.washingtonpost.com
Science, Ethics and a Stalled Nomination www.nytimes.com
ASNE Convention Kicks Off Tuesday in DC; Bush, Murdoch, Rice to ... www.mediainfo.com
All wet on Schiavo story www.sfgate.com
Democrats place hold on EPA nominee www.investors.com
Bolton braces himself for Senate hearings www.philly.com
Senate Passes Boxer-Snowe Provision to Overturn the Global Gag ... www.yubanet.com
Democrats take aim at more Bush nominees news.ft.com

Hillary-Clinton
Cookie Monster Eating Less Cookies durantdemocrat.com
Cookie Monster: 'Me Eat Less Cookies' www.wnbc.com
Jews, Mormons to Meet Over Baptisms www.telegram.com
Cookie Monster eating healthier www.benningtonbanner.com
Extremist Maryland Lawmakers Kill Jobs www.rushlimbaugh.com
Jews, Mormons to meet over proxy posthumous baptisms www.nctimes.com
'Sesame Street' to feature cookie-less monster www.pittsburghlive.com
Cookie Monster: 'Me eat less cookies' www.metrowestdailynews.com
Cookie Monster says 'Me eat less cookies' www.detnews.com
Family Planning: Pushing hard for Plan B seattlepi.nwsource.com
First Lady wrong on Schiavo case fusion.stolaf.edu
Cookie Monster Advocating Eating Healthy www.thetimesonline.com
Three Time Marconi Award Winner www.rushlimbaugh.com
Jews, Mormons to meet over baptisms www.montereyherald.com
Cookie Monster will cut down on treat www.heraldstandard.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
Sesame Street adding nutrition, health to show www.chron.com
Children's Health 'Me eat less cookies,' says Cookie Monster msnbc.msn.com
John Kerry Opts for Knee Surgery After Voting Against It www.brokennewz.com
'Purple' Minnesota in national spotlight www.startribune.com
Cookie Monster has changed on Sesame Street: 'Me eat less cookies' www3.cjad.com
FDA nominee blocked over morning-after pill www.marketwatch.com
All wet on Schiavo story www.townhall.com
Mormons accused of continuing to baptize deceased Jews www.suntimes.com
Wils removed from CB 1 as Fields moves against Downtown leader www.downtownexpress.com
Veggie Monster? Muppet rations cookies miva.sctimes.com
Democrats take aim at more Bush nominees news.ft.com
Gov. 'Ma' Hutchison? www.chron.com

Jon-Corzine
US Senator warns against limiting GSE portfolios www.reuters.com
Your views www.bergen.com
Dems say Bush misleads over Social Security solvency www.marketwatch.com
Revered pontiff recalled www.bergen.com
Republicans make hay with tape of Democratic boss www.newsday.com
Role of religion in US politics under question news.ft.com
Political bosses escape reform www.northjersey.com
States Told Not to Steer Beneficiaries to Drug Plans www.nytimes.com
"Norcross tape" clip in ad for Forrester www.app.com

Howard-Dean
THE RIGHT VS. THE CULTURE OF LIFE story.news.yahoo.com
COSO recognizes new student groups for funding www.thedartmouth.com
Meetup and Cyber Rabble-rousing www.fortune.com
DNC : New Report: African Americans Losing Ground Under Republican ... www.noticias.info
In the Name of Values, Not Politics www.forward.com
Dean Activists Reject Gore And Kerry news4colorado.com
New Report: African Americans Losing Ground Under Republican ... www.allamericanpatriots.com
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised matt-lewis.redstate.org
Former Dean Fans Want Obama In 2008 www.nbc5.com
Wild French Wisdom www.nationalreview.com
Dems swing party chair vote by crashing grass-roots meeting www.madison.com
CNN�s Candy Crowley, Producers Honored with Joan S. Barone Award i-newswire.com
Howard Dean activists say no to Kerry, yes to Obama www.suntimes.com
Howard Dean to be Honored by National Gay and Lesbian Task Force ... releases.usnewswire.com
Slate's Kausfiles: Howard Dean and 'Family Values' npr.streamsage.com
On The Evolution Of Political Action Committees (PACs) www.americandaily.com
Inside the Beltway washingtontimes.com
Going Viral www.nationalreview.com
Howard Dean to Speak at State Democratic Chairs Luncheon www.katv.com
Personal media multiplies fusion.stolaf.edu
Commentary by Mark Creech headlines.agapepress.org

Christopher-Dodd
Sparks fly over contract for new presidential copter www.newsday.com
Senators DeWine and Dodd Circulate Second Sign-On Letter for Safe ... cadca.org
Senators work to protect copter deal www.pressconnects.com

Elizabeth-Dole
Greenspan: Rein in mortgage giants www.seacoastonline.com
Fed chairman urges laws to rein in mortgage giants www.dailysouthtown.com
Fed Head Feels Fannie, Freddie Grown Too Big www.theday.com
Business notes www.cjonline.com
Fannie, Freddie under fire www.ajc.com
Greenspan: Limit size of mortgage behemoths www.longmontfyi.com

Pete-Domenici
US House passes resolution honouring Sikh American leader www.hindustantimes.com
US ; US House passes resolution honouring Sikh American leader: www.keralanext.com
Domenici wants new Air Force jet fighters in NM www.krqe.com
NCGA Applauds Introduction of WRDA Legislation That Includes Lock ... stlouis.dbusinessnews.com
Honour for Sikh American planetguru.com
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com
John Bolton could help the administration turn the corner -- or ... www.prospect.org
SPARKS FLY BETWEEN NEW MEXICO POLITICAL DYNAMOS www.abqjournal.com
Top News ; US House passes resolution honouring Sikh American ... www.keralanext.com
Senator says it's time to get serious about water www.currentargus.com
A growing hunger for petroleum brings China to the Americas www.taipeitimes.com
Leavitt: It is time to open ANWR www.indiancountry.com
Religion ; US House passes resolution honouring Sikh American ... www.keralanext.com
Congress sees chances for a new energy bill helped by record ... www.chron.com
Texas, Lockheed begin talks www.lamonitor.com
Domenici, Richardson exchange comments www.lamonitor.com
Caldera Case Now in Fed Court www.abqjournal.com

Russ-Feingold
Key Senator Now 'Inclined to Support' Bolton Nomination www.townhall.com
TECHNOLOGY BREAKDOWN: A Second Chance To Do The Right Thing? eurweb.com
John Nichols: Better SAFE than sorry Patriot Act www.madison.com

Dianne-Feinstein
County backs bill to restrict cold meds www.ukiahdailyjournal.com
Feinstein statement on gay marriage nets her 'Pink Brick' award www.montereyherald.com
Feinstein wins prize for comments on gays www.montereyherald.com
Civil rights are safe under Patriot Act www.ajc.com
AG Admits Patriot Act Used to Search Lawyer's Home www.nylawyer.com
ChoicePoint: Out of the Frying Pan . . . www.dmnews.com
Reward offered in rape, slaying www.santacruzsentinel.com
All wet on Schiavo story www.sfgate.com
Toxic Tailings May Be Hauled Off www.newsday.com
Feinstein Wins Prize for Comments on Gays wireservice.wired.com
Feinstein Gay Marriage Statement Nets 'Pink Brick' Award www.ktvu.com
The Morning Read: Life after Congress www.ocregister.com

Bill-Frist
Judiciary has `run amok,' DeLay says www.montereyherald.com
Schiavo Memo Linked to Senator's Office www.11alive.com
'Me eat less cookies,' says Cookie Monster msnbc.msn.com
Senate votes to cut US dues to UN www.etaiwannews.com
Cookie Monster: 'Me eat less cookies' www.metrowestdailynews.com
Maureen Dowd www.fcnp.com
Cookie Monster says 'Me eat less cookies' www.detnews.com
How to end judicial treason worldnetdaily.com
DeLay says judges have 'overstepped' authority www.chron.com
Nuclear Freeze www.washingtonpost.com
Cookie Monster To Eat Fewer Cookies www.thebostonchannel.com
Children's Health 'Me eat less cookies,' says Cookie Monster msnbc.msn.com
Martinez admits tie to memo www.dallasnews.com
Cookie Monster has changed on Sesame Street: 'Me eat less cookies' www3.cjad.com
No place in �Bushworld� for uncomfortable truths www.businessday.co.za
Veggie Monster? Muppet rations cookies miva.sctimes.com
Senate "nuclear option" inevitable in May www.newshounds.us
Cookie Monster Eating Less Cookies www.nctimes.com
Frist's filibuster flummox worldnetdaily.com
Cookie Monster: 'Me Eat Less Cookies' www.wnbc.com
Cookie Monster eating healthier www.benningtonbanner.com
Cookie Monster leads way as Sesame Street goes on a diet www.sun-sentinel.com
Senator's Aide Revealed as Author of Schiavo Memo npr.streamsage.com
'Sesame Street' to feature cookie-less monster pittsburghlive.com
Judge not Cooler GOP heads have ways to go www.courierpress.com
Muppets teach moderation: 'C is for cookie' no more www.news-leader.com
Legislative Bomb www.thenation.com
Cookie Monster Advocating Eating Healthy www.thetimesonline.com
DeLay Says Congress Lets Courts 'Run Amok' www.nytimes.com
Cookie Monster eating fewer cookies www.sanluisobispo.com
Sesame Street adding nutrition, health to show www.chron.com
Cookie Monster will cut down on treat www.heraldstandard.com
Guest editorial: Judge not www.naplesnews.com
The Passion of the Tom, or fear and loathing in DC? www.chron.com
Panel Dems Sit Out Vote on Bush Nominee www.foxnews.com
Dan K. Thomasson: GOP threat to courts will backfire www.naplesnews.com
Medicaid Accounting Tactic Is Criticized by Lawmakers www.washingtonpost.com
Cookie Monster Eating Fewer Cookies www.wtopnews.com
Gov. 'Ma' Hutchison? www.chron.com

Tom-Harkin
Analysis: Another pricy summer ahead www.sciencedaily.com
Sen. Martinez' office source of Schiavo politics memo www.siouxcityjournal.com
Schiavo Memo Linked to Senator's Office www.11alive.com
Martinez critics say senator should take more responsibility for ... www.thestate.com
Martinez: Schiavo memo was from my office www.mercurynews.com
Mel Martinez' memo exploiting Terri Schiavo a big joke to Fox "All ... www.newshounds.us
Senator Says His Aide Wrote Terri Schiavo Memo abcnews.go.com
Martinez critics: Shift now 'pattern' www.palmbeachpost.com
Senator: Schiavo Memo From My Office www.newsmax.com
Midwestern Senator wants 'cleaner' energy bill www.brownfieldnetwork.com
Martinez's failure www.orlandosentinel.com
Schiavo Memo Written In Martinez's Office www.nbc6.net
Farmers frustrated over fuel prices, seek alternatives www.vafb.com
Schiavo Memo Hysteria: A Retrospective thinkprogress.org
Martinez says Schiavo memo came from his office www.wcnc.com
Freewheeling aides have shamed Martinez before washingtontimes.com
Bond wants to modernize locks on rivers www.whig.com
Senate Committee Hearing on Terri Schiavo, Disabled Care Divided www.lifenews.com
Senator's Aide Revealed as Author of Schiavo Memo npr.streamsage.com
More on Memogate II www.aim.org
Martinez: Memo calling Schiavo dispute "great political issue" ... www.krqe.com
Martinez: Schiavo Memo Was From My Office www.kfmb.com
The People Strain www.seattleweekly.com
Iowa State Daily | Online Edition www.iowastatedaily.com
Memo mystery solved; media doesn't look good www.bloghouston.net
Florida senator's staffer quits, wrote memo politicizing Schiavo ... www.duluthsuperior.com
Republican Senator's Office Was Source Of Schiavo Political Memo www.thebakersfieldchannel.com
Martinez Memo Controversy Gets More Strange www.nationalledger.com
Memo on Schiavo the latest firestorm for Sen. Martinez www.montereyherald.com

Orrin-Hatch
Pardon For Boxing Champ Sought xtramsn.co.nz
GOP aide: I wrotememoon Schiavo www.concordmonitor.com
Congress should pass law protecting religious freedom at work www.harktheherald.com
US Congress seeks racial pardon for boxing champion Johnson www.reuters.co.za
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champ Jack Johnson abcnews.go.com
Jews, Mormons to meet over baptisms www.montereyherald.com
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson www.reuters.com
Mormons accused of continuing to baptize deceased Jews www.suntimes.com
Jews, Mormons to Meet Over Baptisms www.telegram.com
Jews, Mormons to meet over proxy posthumous baptisms www.nctimes.com
Utah educators may win leeway on NCLB rules deseretnews.com
Energy Department to move Moab tailings www.harktheherald.com

James-Inhofe
NCGA Applauds Introduction of WRDA Legislation That Includes Lock ... stlouis.dbusinessnews.com
Elephants on parade on campus www.dfw.com

Ted-Kennedy
The bully pope www.salon.com
Interim Nevada chancellor lines up support in campaign for job www.lasvegassun.com
National Political Top Internship in DC Area Woods Setting! www.cpwire.com
HOW DARE CLINTON SLAM POPE�S LEGACY www.michnews.com
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com
Murray, Clinton will block vote on Crawford nomination www.kgw.com
Sens. Murray, Clinton Announce Plans to 'Hold' Nomination of FDA ... www.pharmalive.com
Clinton Critiques Pope John Paul II's Legacy? magic-city-news.com
Ann Coulter: Just a Mean-talking Blonde in Leather www.newshounds.us
Gregg: Golden years tarnished www2.townonline.com
No one has to swallow propaganda www.heraldtribune.com
Senate Committee Hearing on Terri Schiavo, Disabled Care Divided www.lifenews.com
Murray, Clinton Will Block Vote On Crawford Nomination www.komotv.com
Rome Poised For Pope's Funeral www.thebostonchannel.com
National news briefs www.concordmonitor.com
Iraq WMD Finally Uncovered www.legendgames.net
FDA nominee blocked over morning-after pill www.marketwatch.com
Yushchenko Receives the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award www.voanews.com
The Morning Read: Life after Congress www.ocregister.com
Memo on Schiavo the latest firestorm for Sen. Martinez www.montereyherald.com

John-Kerry
The bully pope www.salon.com
LWV celebrates democracy www2.townonline.com
Bolton, Sudan and the UN www.sudantribune.com
Pardon For Boxing Champ Sought xtramsn.co.nz
Viguerie's Army Attacks Social Security www.scoop.co.nz
Kerry Arrives at Pope's Funeral on Crutches www.newsmax.com
'When Sean's having fun, it's hard to imagine having more fun' film.guardian.co.uk
US Congress seeks racial pardon for boxing champion Johnson www.reuters.co.za
Election reforms to be debated www2.townonline.com
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champ Jack Johnson www.reuters.ca
Republicans Kvell Over Orthodox Lobbyist www.jewishjournal.com
Kerry has knee surgery www.telegram.com
If you could be HP's CEO for a day... blogs.zdnet.com
John Bolton could help the administration turn the corner -- or ... www.prospect.org
Three Time Marconi Award Winner www.rushlimbaugh.com
AP, USA Today White House writers honored www.montereyherald.com
Cinnamon Stillwell www.sfgate.com
CNN�s Candy Crowley, Producers Honored with Joan S. Barone Award i-newswire.com
Consultants Sound Off on Papal Politics www.obviousnews.com
AP, 'USA Today,' 'SF Chronicle' Reporters Win Awards from WH Press www.editorandpublisher.com
Should Flags Be Lowered To Honor Pope? www.channel3000.com
With Respect for Mary Cheney www.fair.org
Kerry to speak at Faneuil Hall Sunday www2.townonline.com
Abortion display reveals truths technicianonline.com
UFPJ Rally Supports Bush Agenda of Pre-Emptive War nyc.indymedia.org
John Kerry - Truly "Unfit For Command" www.useless-knowledge.com
Ann Coulter: Just a Mean-talking Blonde in Leather www.newshounds.us
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson www.obviousnews.com
Does increasing turnout invite fraud? www.orlandosentinel.com
John Kerry Recuperates From Knee Surgery www.kfmb.com
America's System Of Justice Is Broken www.americandaily.com
Ryan McPartlin: The newest hunk in town www.usatoday.com
Liking the LaCrosse newhavenadvocate.com
Carl Cameron gets in digs at Clinton, Kerry during papal update www.newshounds.us
Rome Poised For Pope's Funeral www.thebostonchannel.com
Viguerie's army attacks Social Security www.workingforchange.com
Lieberman Cautious but Hopeful on Schaghticokes www.zwire.com
Suppressing the Vote, Suppressing the News www.fair.org
Iraq WMD Finally Uncovered www.legendgames.net
Jordan Compton's dream lives on www.tricities.com
Kerry Recovering From Knee Surgery www.thebostonchannel.com
Former Dean Fans Want Obama In 2008 www.nbc5.com
The Daily Show Heads for DVD dvd.monstersandcritics.com
Politics In Red Robes www.countercurrents.org
Names in phone book dwindling www.courierpress.com
Lone voice in Bush's home town makes editor a star www.timesonline.co.uk
Heinz sides with science pittsburghlive.com
AP, USA Today reporters win awards for presidential coverage www.contracostatimes.com
Those liberal professors: Values, not political leanings, are what ... www.registerguard.com
Elections Board axes Soho site over political art www.downtownexpress.com
Generic Andrew Sullivan Critique www.outsidethebeltway.com
Digital politicking will put the snap into 2005 election www.revolutionmagazine.com
Who Forged the Niger Documents? www.uruknet.info
AP, USA Today White House Writers Honored www.newsday.com
SANDY BERGER: SECRET AGENT MAN www.michnews.com
John Kerry Opts for Knee Surgery After Voting Against It www.brokennewz.com
Inside the Beltway washingtontimes.com
"You Can�t Just Say the President Is Lying" www.fair.org
A Moral, Abject Failure When It Mattered www.ocweekly.com
Declining presentation and reporting www.tnhonline.com
Heinz Kerry challenges scientists to find links between pollution ... www.post-gazette.com
John Kerry recuperates from knee surgery www.macon.com
Employee religious freedom bill may harm gay workers www.gaypeopleschronicle.com

Patrick-Leahy
The bully pope www.salon.com
Grazin' Hell www.westword.com
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com
Congregation Beth El wins social action award for its free-to-all ... www2.townonline.com
Insurance firms drop support of $140 billion trust fund www.marketwatch.com
Since you asked ... www.salon.com
Nixon criticizes US records law www.columbiatribune.com
Bush budget imperils SASSMM www.timesrecord.com
Practice pays off for two-time Lopez Legacy club champ www.thevillagesdailysun.com
Panel Dems Sit Out Vote on Bush Nominee www.foxnews.com

Joe-Lieberman
KYRIE O'CONNOR www.chron.com
Dodd slips in amendmentagainst Marine One winner www.connpost.com
The Next Domino www.mensnewsdaily.com
Sucked in. Pay me. Clean screen. www.chron.com
Pols Offer Advice for Pope Candidates www.newsmax.com

Trent-Lott
Maureen Dowd www.fcnp.com
The Tom DeLay Scandals slate.msn.com
The voices of intelligence washingtontimes.com
ChoicePoint: Out of the Frying Pan . . . www.dmnews.com
Skydivers sail through first round in battle with airport ... www.gulflive.com
The Passion of the Tom, or fear and loathing in DC? www.chron.com

John-McCain
Scientists again protest Senate bill to change Indian graves law www.nctimes.com
Hanoi Jane and the City of God www.counterpunch.org
Jack Abramoff slate.msn.com
US ; Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson: www.keralanext.com
Sen. John McCain is looking for a presidential pardon for Johnson. ... www.covers.com
Pardon For Boxing Champ Sought xtramsn.co.nz
CIA, Capitol Hill demand answers on intelligence www.taipeitimes.com
Jon Stewart DVDs Announced For June Release www.tvshowsondvd.com
Officials ask why Iraq details are surfacing now www.usatoday.com
We're Still Not Fond Of Jane www.americandaily.com
Business ; US Army changes US$125 billion Boeing deal for combat ... www.keralanext.com
The Fight to Pardon Jack Johnson. www.saddoboxing.com
Intern gets day at court - and more www.newportdailynews.com
US Congress seeks racial pardon for boxing champion Johnson www.reuters.co.za
Lockheed's Transport Documents May Be Subpoenaed, McCain Says www.bloomberg.com
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champ Jack Johnson abcnews.go.com
Timing on Iraqi intel failure revelations questioned www.capitolhillblue.com
The Tom DeLay Scandals slate.msn.com
Congress urging pardon for Jack Johnson www.miami.com
Panel�s findings take lawmakers, CIA by surprise www.columbiatribune.com
Unfortunately, this is not an April Fool's joke www.capitolhillblue.com
How The Government Wastes Your Money www.kxan.com
Pardon sought for first black boxing champ www.venturacountystar.com
Congress Urging Pardon for Jack Johnson www.kfmb.com
Indians' Wish List: Big-City Sites for Casinos www.nytimes.com
Congress, led by McCain, urging pardon for boxer Johnson www.tucsoncitizen.com
On The Evolution Of Political Action Committees (PACs) www.americandaily.com
Sports ; Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson: www.keralanext.com
Gregg: Golden years tarnished www2.townonline.com
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson www.reuters.com
Sports Briefs: April 7, 2005 www.redding.com
CIA Questions Missing Info On Iraq Intelligence wusatv9.com
America�s System of Justice is Broken www.therealitycheck.org
America's System Of Justice Is Broken www.americandaily.com
Congress pushing for pardon of Johnson news.enquirer.com
America's Justice System Is Broken www.cnsnews.com
Court upholds Pentagon's 'stop-loss' policy www.king5.com
Fight to clear a name www.newsday.com
Lieberman Cautious but Hopeful on Schaghticokes www.zwire.com
Legislative Bomb www.thenation.com
Despair just a symptom www.in-forum.com
Legislators pick, ditch proposed tax breaks www.ardemgaz.com
Officials Ask Why Iraq Details Surface Now www.latimes.com
The Daily Show Heads for DVD dvd.monstersandcritics.com
Members of Congress to Address Russian Federal and Regional ... biz.yahoo.com
Future Combat Systems contract overhauled www.gcn.com
CIA, senators trade barbs over 'Curveball' www.cnn.com
Pentagon purchaser supportive of F/A-22 www.dfw.com
CIA, Senators Question Why Some Details Now Emerging On Iraq ... www.theday.com
Harrison Vacates title 15rounds.com
Vietnam and the Vatican building firm foundation for future ... www.vov.org.vn
Congress wants pardon for Johnson www.suntimes.com
Hurrying legislators winnow proposed tax breaks www.nwanews.com
Boxing News -- 24 hours/day - Reload often! www.fightnews.com

Barbara-Mikulski
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com

Bill-Nelson
Two US Senators Block EPA Chief Nomination www.planetark.com
Schiavo Memo Linked to Senator's Office www.11alive.com
EPA balks at halting pesticide-child study www.montereyherald.com
Martinez critics say senator should take more responsibility for ... www.thestate.com
Boxer, Nelson Block Vote on EPA Nominee www.foxnews.com
Martinez critics: Shift now 'pattern' www.palmbeachpost.com
Martinez's failure www.orlandosentinel.com
Senate Democrats hope to block confirmation of UN ambassador www.usatoday.com
Democrats Step Up Fight Against Nominees www.nytimes.com
WASHINGTON IN BRIEF www.washingtonpost.com
Martinez says Schiavo memo came from his office www.wcnc.com
Freewheeling aides have shamed Martinez before washingtontimes.com
Democrats place hold on EPA nominee www.investors.com
Lawmakers seek end to pesticide program testing on kids cbs.marketwatch.com
Family Planning: Pushing hard for Plan B seattlepi.nwsource.com
EPA Balks at Halting Pesticide-Child Study abcnews.go.com
Martinez: Schiavo Memo Was From My Office www.kfmb.com
Science, Ethics and a Stalled Nomination www.nytimes.com
Florida senator's staffer quits, wrote memo politicizing Schiavo ... www.duluthsuperior.com
Sen. Nelson's living will legislation gaining support www.gatorsports.com
Republican Senator's Office Was Source Of Schiavo Political Memo www.wsoctv.com
Memo on Schiavo the latest firestorm for Sen. Martinez www.montereyherald.com
Democrats take aim at more Bush nominees news.ft.com

Barack-Obama
NCGA Applauds Introduction of WRDA Legislation That Includes Lock ... stlouis.dbusinessnews.com
Dean Activists Reject Gore And Kerry news4colorado.com
2005 brings more of the same � but a few upsets www.dailysouthtown.com
Former Dean Fans Want Obama In 2008 www.nbc5.com
Howard Dean activists say no to Kerry, yes to Obama www.suntimes.com

Harry-Reid
CARL TOBIAS: Don't repeat mistakes in judge appointment www.thenewstribune.com
GOP national chair avoids question about his sexuality www.pridesource.com
Pardon For Boxing Champ Sought xtramsn.co.nz
GOP aide: I wrotememoon Schiavo www.concordmonitor.com
GOP leaders weigh new Social Security plan www.businessweek.com
Liberals Question Tiger Woods� Nine Iron www.therealitycheck.org
US Congress seeks racial pardon for boxing champion Johnson www.reuters.co.za
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champ Jack Johnson abcnews.go.com
Senate GOP mulls shift on Social Security msnbc.msn.com
GOP Leaders Weigh New Social Security Plan www.guardian.co.uk
Save the Filibuster: Minority Rights Must be Protected www.commondreams.org
Democrats Step Up Fight Against Nominees www.nytimes.com
Freewheeling aides have shamed Martinez before washingtontimes.com
Congress Seeks Pardon for Boxing Champion Johnson www.reuters.com
National Asbestos Awareness Day Award Winner Announced www.kntimes.com
Dissecting a right-wing smear: How conservatives used questionable ... mediamatters.org
Trustee report says Medicare woes even more severe www.marketwatch.com
Dems say Bush misleads over Social Security solvency www.marketwatch.com
Media Goes Nuts Over Martinez, DeLay www.rushlimbaugh.com
The GOP Disinfo Machine in Full Insidious Glory... www.bradblog.com
Next Fed boss rates high interest www.ajc.com
Lawmakers seeking an invite to pope's funeral www.sentinelandenterprise.com

Ken-Salazar
Sen. Salazar seeks probe of trio's Bush-event ouster www.denverpost.com
Groups rally against Owens www.longmontfyi.com
Coalition Criticizes Owens Over Pill Veto news4colorado.com
Congress Wakes www.washingtonpost.com
Salazar weighs in on Bush town hall meeting www.jacksonholestartrib.com
Denver Three not a charm for the Radioactive Man www.denverpost.com
Sticker flap fuels debate at Capitol durangoherald.com
Salazar brothers push PILT reform durangoherald.com
Some Want Hickenlooper To Run For Gov. news4colorado.com
Udall Intros Broadband Bill www.broadcastingcable.com

Rick-Santorum
Santorum headed to Rome for funeral www.nj.com
Congress should pass law protecting religious freedom at work www.harktheherald.com
Road slides push money-strapped Greene Co. municipalities to meet www.observer-reporter.com
Republicans Kvell Over Orthodox Lobbyist www.jewishjournal.com
Durbin, Costello to attend pope's funeral www.southernillinoisan.com
Region mourns death of two standouts: Family, friends, colleagues ... www.southernillinoisan.com
Congress Wakes www.washingtonpost.com
Official Cites Tax Abuses With Charities www.fcnp.com
President heads off to funeral for pope www.dhonline.com
SOME LAWMAKERS WANT TO PUT SCHIAVO CASE BEHIND THEM www.wcsh6.com
Congress begins look at quality of hospice care www.dfw.com
Vatican city Freedom, culture of life united Bush and pope www.concordmonitor.com
Congress Looks At Schiavo Case In Different Light www.theledger.com
News in brief from eastern Pennsylvania www.pennlive.com
Midstate activist defends filibuster www.pennlive.com
Celebration of his legacy www.newsgleaner.com
Citizen Prof valleyadvocate.com
Officials: No plans for Speedwell Forge Lake www.lancasteronline.com
Employee religious freedom bill may harm gay workers www.gaypeopleschronicle.com

Charles-Schumer
US Yuan Policy a 'Wet Noodle,' Senator Tells Snow www.reuters.com
Sparks fly over contract for new presidential copter www.newsday.com
Terrorism & Security DHS backs keeping rail car hazmat signs msnbc.msn.com
China Says US Demand to Alter Yuan, Exports Unfair (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
US renews currency pressure on China www.channelnewsasia.com
Update 10: Snow Wants Tight Reins on Fannie, Freddie www.forbes.com
Homeland Security Backs Hazmat Signs www.guardian.co.uk
Snow urges Congress to tighten control of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac www.nctimes.com
Snow wants tight reins on Fannie, Freddie www.businessweek.com
Lawmakers push bill on Chinese currency www.businessweek.com
House bill would force action against undervalued Chinese currency www.ohio.com
Senators work to protect copter deal www.pressconnects.com
Homeland Security backs hazmat signs www.timesleader.com
Treasury secretary urges Congress to tighten control of Fannie Mae ... www.siouxcityjournal.com
Fannie and Freddie, Finally Forging Ahead www.washingtonpost.com
UPDATE 3-US yuan policy a "wet noodle," senator tells Snow www.reuters.com
Snow Wants Tight Reins on Fannie, Freddie www.in-forum.com
US Yuan Policy A "Wet Noodle" xtramsn.co.nz
Snow Wants Tighter Reins on Mortgage Cos. www.news-tribune.net
ONE STUDENT SLIGHTLY INJURED IN MASSENA BUS CRASH www.newswatch50.com
Snow says diplomacy key in loosening China currency peg - futures.fxstreet.com
Lawmakers Push Bill on Chinese Currency www.latimes.com
US lawmakers press for looser China currency peg www.reuters.co.in
Business ; US lawmakers press for looser China currency peg: www.keralanext.com
Lawmakers Push Bill On Chinese Currency www.kfmb.com
UPDATE 2-US yuan policy a "wet noodle," senator tells Snow www.reuters.com
Update 1: Lawmakers Push Bill on Chinese Currency www.forbes.com
WRAPUP 1-US lawmakers press for looser China currency peg www.reuters.com
Senate measure would impose tariffs on Chinese goods www.marketwatch.com
US-China trade balance worsens news.ft.com
Snow says China should allow market to value currency www.alwayson-network.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
State Panel Issues Report On Saving Military Bases www.thekcrachannel.com
Schwarzenegger, for Now, Shelves Pension Initiative www.nytimes.com
Schwarzenegger Abandons Pension Overhaul www.guardian.co.uk
Entertainment ; Once invincible Schwarzenegger looking more mortal ... www.keralanext.com
Gov. Backs Off Plan To Change Public Pensions www.nbc11.com
Schwarzenegger abandons pension overhaul www.montereyherald.com
Appellate Court Rejects Gov.�s Bid to Block Safe StaffingRequest ... www.mysan.de
Governor gives up on overhaul of public pensions www.sfgate.com
Schwarzenegger looking more mortal today.reuters.co.uk
Around The Nation www.chron.com
Governor's Ballot Retreat May Open Doors To Democrats www.ktvu.com
Fletcher lobbies for Kentucky to get Toyota hybrid production www.kentucky.com
NATION IN BRIEF www.washingtonpost.com
Once Invincible Schwarzenegger Looking More Mortal www.theepochtimes.com
Governor's ballot retreat may open doors to Democrats www.montereyherald.com
Once invincible Schwarzenegger looking more mortal www.reuters.co.in
Reel News www.taipeitimes.com
Arnold's aura of invincibility starts to fade www.taftmidwaydriller.com
Lawmakers, groups urge Legislature to make redistricting deal www.nctimes.com
Appeals court denies bid for stay of nurse staffing ratios sfgate.com
Appellate Court Upholds Nurses Staffing Decision www.ktvu.com
Schwarzenegger backs off plan to change public pensions via ... www.nctimes.com
County Officials Support Schwarzenegger's Pension Reversal www.kfmb.com
Senate Reject Governor's Nominee To CalSTRS Board www.foxreno.com
Medicaid Accounting Tactic Is Criticized by Lawmakers www.washingtonpost.com
It's Sweat soul time Saturday night www.commercialappeal.com
�I don't see that price appreciation is a bubble' www.sfexaminer.com
Schwarzenegger Looking More Mortal xtramsn.co.nz

Arlen-Specter
Bush rules on stem cells faulted www.iht.com
Road slides push money-strapped Greene Co. municipalities to meet www.observer-reporter.com
EDITOR'S CHOICE: April 6, 2005 crainscleveland.com
Insurance firms drop support of $140 billion trust fund www.marketwatch.com
Nuclear Freeze www.washingtonpost.com
Alone with J...Patriot Act needs fewer teeth, not more www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Senate "nuclear option" inevitable in May www.newshounds.us
Federal courts urge Congress, White House to provide more ... www.dailysouthtown.com
News in brief from eastern Pennsylvania www.pennlive.com
Midstate activist defends filibuster www.pennlive.com
Legislative Bomb www.thenation.com
MU student freed after arrest www.lancasteronline.com
Celebration of his legacy www.newsgleaner.com
William J. Morley Named Head of MWW Group's Washington, DC Office biz.yahoo.com
Panel Dems Sit Out Vote on Bush Nominee www.foxnews.com
CMS Administrator McClellan Addresses Senators' Questions About ... www.medicalnewstoday.com
Federal judges ask Congress for more protection www.dfw.com
Officials: No plans for Speedwell Forge Lake www.lancasteronline.com

Eliot-Spitzer
Ex-State Street CEO in Line to Head NYSE www.wilmingtonstar.com
Update 2: Ex-State Street CEO in Line to Head NYSE www.forbes.com
NYC to recognize same-sex marriages performed elsewhere www.advocate.com
SEC moves to secure AIG documents www.marketwatch.com
Ex-State Street CEO in line to head NYSE www.businessweek.com
Republicans Kvell Over Orthodox Lobbyist www.jewishjournal.com
Business News for Technology Leaders Ex-State Street CEO in Line ... business.newsfactor.com
Ex-State Street CEO to Head NYSe Board www.schaeffersresearch.com
SEC wins court order against AIG, ousted CEO to preserve documents ... www.newsday.com
NYC recognizes Canada's gay marriages www.samesexmarriage.ca
AIG, Pfizer Hold Back Dow Average in First Year: Taking Stock www.bloomberg.com
Kozlowski lawyer seen as unlikely to testify in retrial www.fosters.com
SEC moves to protect documents in AIG probe www.investors.com
NEW YORK CITY RECOGNIZES MARRIAGES OF SAME-SEX COUPLES www.outcomebuffalo.com
Update 4: Ex-State Street CEO to Head NYSe Board www.forbes.com
Fed regulators win court order against AIG www.azcentral.com
Google for governor www.marketwatch.com
Enter a Category www.nynewsday.com
Former State Street CEO elected to head NYSE board www.wstonline.com
SEC wins court order against AIG www.mercurynews.com
New chairman is selected for NYSE board of directors www.chron.com
Spitzer bags $2.3bn in settlements www.telegraph.co.uk
SEC Wins Court Order Against AIG www.wilmingtonstar.com
Update 3: Ex-State Street CEO in Line to Head NYSE www.forbes.com
Court Orders AIG to Protect Documents www.nytimes.com
Ex-State Street CEO to head NYSe board www.businessweek.com
Ex-State Street CEO in Line To Head NYSE www.contact-center-today.com
The Daily Reckoning www.howestreet.com
Warner Music reveals third subpoena in probe www.suntimes.com
SUNY at crossroads with resignation of chancellor www.weny.com
Former State Street CEO to head NYSE board pittsburghlive.com
Warners got served www.variety.com
Former State Street chief elected to head NYSE board www.metrowestdailynews.com
Court order curbs Greenberg, CV Starr, AIG interference www.marketwatch.com
Former State Street CEO Marshall Carter elected to head NYSE board www3.cjad.com
Entertainment ; Warner Music Gets Another Subpoena from Spitzer: www.keralanext.com
Finite reinsurer Inter-Ocean enters runoff www.businessinsurance.com
Daimler claims victory over Kerkorian www.orlandosentinel.com

John-Sununu
House votes for minimum wage hike www.nashuatelegraph.com
Great Race to Start at US Capitol www.autospectator.com

George-Voinovich
Big test ahead in Congress news.cincypost.com
NCGA Applauds Introduction of WRDA Legislation That Includes Lock ... stlouis.dbusinessnews.com
Space Watch: How politics drives NASA washingtontimes.com
Local Congressman Attends Pontiff Funeral in Rome. www.wboy.com

John-Warner
NCGA Applauds Introduction of WRDA Legislation That Includes Lock ... stlouis.dbusinessnews.com
Michael Jackson' Too Smooth For Moore www.nationnews.com
Upward Bound program faces possible elimination www.cavalierdaily.com
Senate fight over presidential helicopter stalls bill www.record-journal.com
Country braced for icy blast www.shropshirestar.com
Senators work to protect copter deal www.pressconnects.com
Burns pitches Montana as home to stealth fighter www.greatfallstribune.com
Kaine Kicks-Off Campaign with Tax Relief Pledge www.connectionnewspapers.com
Dodd �Sneak Attack' Helps Sikorsky www.theday.com
Demons steal win from Cents www.hertsad.co.uk
Senate Fight Over Presidential Helicopter Stalls Bill www.nbc30.com
Senate fight over Marine One stalls bill www.ohio.com