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Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Wed Apr 13 17:05:00 2005
Clear-Skies
Grassroots Fight On Clean Air www.cbsnews.com
States take clean-air measures into their own hands www.csmonitor.com

Deficit
Senate panel nears OK for new NASA chief www.twincities.com
Downside risks seen increasing in the short run www.marketwatch.com
Farm payments likely safe cjonline.com
Don't Say He Didn't Warn You www.lewrockwell.com
Plan for ag cuts dropped by Bush www.columbustelegram.com
Federal budget deficit narrows in March www.contracostatimes.com
IMF takes rich nations to task news.ft.com
IMF sees slower global economic growth in 2005 futures.fxstreet.com
Senate Talks May Lead to Compromise on Estate Tax www.latimes.com
Editorial | The Paris Hilton Benefit Act www.philly.com
IMF sees slower global economic growth in 2005 - futures.fxstreet.com
Bush administration backs off cutting payments to farmers www.siouxcityjournal.com
Johanns backs away from payment limit stance southwestfarmpress.com
Deficits no match for Fed www.wvec.com
Bush abandons farm payment cuts www.startribune.com
Senate committee moves to approve new NASA administrator www.nctimes.com
Energy Up, Bush's Approval Rating Down www.forbes.com
Gov't backs off cutting aid to farmers seattlepi.nwsource.com
Senate committee moves to approve new NASA chief www.news-journalonline.com
Richard Codey's Job Rating Takes A Slide 1010wins.com
Demonstrator douses Buchanan with dressing www.westernherald.com
President has to recognize farmer's value www.auburnpub.com
California cotton acreage headed for new lower plateau westernfarmpress.com
Economist predicts robust Asian growth www.redding.com
IMF Sounds Alarm Over US Finances www.hispanicbusiness.com
Bush administration drops farm cuts www.cnn.com
Next year, the IMF is forecasting the world economy to expand by ... newsfromrussia.com
Lawmakers refuse to cut farm payments www.spokesmanreview.com
Administration drops plan to cut payments to farmers www.fortwayne.com
US ; Federal Budget Deficit Narrows in March: www.keralanext.com
Danielle DiMartino: Deficits no match for Fed www.dallasnews.com
US budget gap shrinks to $71.3 billion www.chicagotribune.com
Bush bows to pressure from farmers www.fremontneb.com
Conservative Crackup Over Tax Hike? www.humaneventsonline.com
Update: The Jeb Bush 2005 Legislative Agenda www.sun-sentinel.com
Cap-to-Cap mission hears nonpartisan pleas www.sacbee.com
Move to approve new NASA administrator delayed www.khou.com
Reader's Alley www.helenair.com
Codey's job rating slides as voters question NJ's direction www.newsday.com
Bush administration bows to resistance from farmers, drops plan to ... www.wcfcourier.com
Gov't Backs Off Cutting Aid to Farmers www.guardian.co.uk
Proposal to cut farm payments dropped www.billingsgazette.com
Spending $2.2-billion: Growth? Tax cuts? www.sptimes.com
IMF sounds alarm over US finances www.menafn.com
The biggest tax cheats www.boston.com
Proposal to cut aid to farmers tossed out seattletimes.nwsource.com
Global imbalances risk to dollar, world growth-IMF www.reuters.com
Postal Service Issues, Including Rate Increases, Go to Capitol ... www.washingtonpost.com
Codey's Job Rating Slides As Voters Question NJ's Direction www.wnbc.com
Gov�t Backs Off Cutting Aid to Farmers www.obviousnews.com
Outside view: Ending Poverty www.wpherald.com
World/nation briefs www.startribune.com
White House retreats on bid to slash farm aid www.chicagotribune.com
Compromise on estate tax in the works seattletimes.nwsource.com

Supreme-Court
Personnel Announcement www.whitehouse.gov
NY Judge's Apology Fulfills Sanction www.nylawyer.com
Lawmakers do away with death penalty www.concordmonitor.com
Florida politics key to next presidency - again www.townhall.com
Senate Holds Confirmation Hearings This Week www.iwar.org.uk
Federal appeals court upholds Florida's lifetime ban on felons ... www.sun-sentinel.com
Court keeps state's felons from voting www.bradenton.com
See Rudy. See Rudy run www.fortwayne.com
Right Hook www.salon.com
We're fighting an inflation that's not imminent, and low-income ... www.prospect.org
10 Myths & Realities about President Chavez and Venezuela's ... www.vheadline.com
Where Brad Pitt meets George W. Bush silverchips.mbhs.edu
John Bolton vs. Democracy www.thenation.com
In NY, Lawmakers Vote Not to Reinstate Capital Punishment www.washingtonpost.com
Proposed changes hurt Senate www.bgnews.com
Federal appeals court upholds Florida ban on ex-felons voting www.tallahassee.com
Admonition and Apology Over Federal Judge's 'Bush v. Gore' Remarks ... www.law.com
Legislative Bomb fairfieldweekly.com
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Florida Ban On Ex-Felons Voting www.local6.com
Gravel pit foes win a round www.southbendtribune.com
Cruella De Vil for governor? www.orlandosentinel.com
New York legislators throw out death penalty www.fortwayne.com
John Bolton Vs. Democracy www.cbsnews.com
Proposal to cut aid to farmers tossed out seattletimes.nwsource.com
A wake-up call for the Sane Majority www.ardemgaz.com
Personnel Announcement April 12, 2005 www.noticias.info
Cruella for governor? Harris' fate in Florida might impact 2008 ... www.courierpress.com
Court upholds restriction on ex-felons voting www.news-journalonline.com
Sampling of editorials from upstate New York www.newsday.com
Court upholds ban on voting by felons www.orlandosentinel.com
The Radical Approach www.democraticunderground.com
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Florida Ban on Ex-felons Voting www.firstcoastnews.com
Thugs Attack Federal Judges! www.dissidentvoice.org
Don�t vote for Bullshit www.opendemocracy.net
Senate Bullies www.freep.com
ICJL reports judicial reform groups are anti-business www.stclairrecord.com
Vigilante Republicans www.freepress.org

Social-Security
Bush Urged to Focus on Soc. Soc. Solvency www.sfgate.com
Senators Urge Bush to Focus on Solvency www.forbes.com
After Terri Schiavo: is there life in US politics? www.spiked-online.com
Democrats to go after DeLay www.sfgate.com
Bush urged to focus on Soc. Sec. solvency news.bostonherald.com
Senators urge Bush to focus on solvency www.montereyherald.com
Socialist Scholars' Split Cancels Confab www.nysun.com
A happy face on a gloomy second term www.chicagotribune.com
The Bitter Wilderness of Jim Jeffords www.michnews.com
Self-Loathing? www.nysun.com
Make seniors pay more www.theunion.com
Bush Urged to Focus on Soc. Sec. www.11alive.com
President Planning Ohio Stop www.onnnews.com
With DeLay under fire, Democrats see opening www.boston.com
Bush Urged to Focus on Soc. Sec. Solvency transfer.go.com
Moving from strength to strength while seeming to lose ground powerlineblog.com
Death Tax Repeal Expected Today www.outsidethebeltway.com
Bush Urged To Focus On Soc. Soc. Solvency www.guardian.co.uk
Why the Democrats are losing www.bergen.com
Rand selected to lead Senate's lottery panel newsobserver.com
George's Amazing Alphabet Book www.motherjones.com
War of words www2.townonline.com
Cheney schedules second visit to the county www.phillyburbs.com
GOP focuses on Social Security solvency www.cnn.com
Permanent end to estate tax makes no sense www.charlotte.com
Senate Republicans urge Bush to focus on Social Security solvency www.wboc.com
Bush session private www.news-herald.com
Mistakes commonly misclassify Democrats www.dailycampus.com
Pumping Up the Volume www.washingtonpost.com
Playing The Race Card www.newshounds.us

Tax-Cuts
Duncan budget puts county in line for more spending www.gazette.net
Tories attacked over �35bn savings pledge news.ft.com
A Budget Stand www.bangornews.com
Legislature, Pataki Add On $1 Billion To Budget Spending www.nysun.com
IRS Eyes Do-It-Yourself Tax Cuts www.cbsnews.com
Italian February Industrial Output Rises 0.1%, Led by Energy www.bloomberg.com
At tax time, lots of money under table www.csmonitor.com
European Commission threatens Italy www.businessworld.ie
Italy's fiscal folly news.ft.com
EU in stern warning to Italy over budget deficit news.ft.com
Conservative Crackup Over Tax Hike? www.humaneventsonline.com
An alternate solution to Ontario's budget woes www.thestar.com
Wednesday Newspaper Review - Irish Business News and International ... www.finfacts.com
Update: The Jeb Bush 2005 Legislative Agenda www.sun-sentinel.com
US March Retail Sales Rise 0.3%, Less Than Forecast (Update1) quote.bloomberg.com
Spending $2.2-billion: Growth? Tax cuts? www.sptimes.com
ECONOMY: PINZA,GOVT HAS LOST CONTROL www.agi.it
Italian Industrial Production Probably Gained, Survey Shows www.bloomberg.com
Congress has overstepped its authority www.theolympian.com
Italian February Industrial Production Rises 0.1% (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
IN OUR OPINION www.orovillemr.com
Tories fight back on spending plans news.ft.com
US March Retail Sales Rise 0.3%; Ex-Autos Increase 0.1% quote.bloomberg.com
Trade Deficit Hits Record High www.latimes.com
Whose sums make sense? news.scotsman.com

Medicare-prescription-drug
New Study Shows Drug Inflation Has Been Lower Than Overall Medical ... www.pharmalive.com
Number-cruncher Strength www.theday.com
State's top Medicaid official critical of outdated Bush list www.decaturdaily.com
Change is the constant www.pharmalive.com

Joe-Biden
'Bully' for Him slate.msn.com
UN pick portrayed as a bully www.sfgate.com
Un-Constitutional VAWA Law Helped by a Propaganda Ploy careyroberts.redstate.org
Bush's UN nominee called a 'bully' www.post-gazette.com
Un-Constitutional VAWA Law Helped by a Propaganda Ploy Carey ... www.opinioneditorials.com
AIM Says �Follow the Money� to George Soros And One-Worlders ... www.mensnewsdaily.com
Unconstitutional VAVA Law Upheld By A Propaganda Ploy www.mensnewsdaily.com
Scaring Republicans is this week's game washingtontimes.com
Ex-official says Bolton acts abusive www.dfw.com
JIHADISTS MAY SPREAD PLAGUE frontpagemagazine.com
Un-constitutional VAWA law helped by a propaganda ploy www.renewamerica.us
Negroponte & Bolton: Beating the Democrats? www.thenation.com
UN nominee called 'serial abuser' toledoblade.com
UN Official Downplays Bolton Fears www.outsidethebeltway.com
Vocal opposition in US to UN ambassador nominee www.abc.net.au

Robert-Byrd
Amendment to boost veterans' health care rejected by legislators www.tri-cityherald.com
Senate rejects increased funding for veterans www.timesrecordnews.com
Chinese dodge crawfish tariffs www.nola.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Obama feathers Byrd's nest--reactions www.illinoisleader.com
Legislative Bomb fairfieldweekly.com
We the people must address crisis in history education www.indystar.com
Jonah Goldberg www.jewishworldreview.com
Disrobing Our Masters www.nationalreview.com
In their own words www.herald-mail.com

Barbara-Boxer
Bolton appears headed for approval cjonline.com
Questioning John Bolton www.iht.com
Bushs UN nominee a "bully" www.aljazeera.com
Bolton criticism continues www.bergen.com
Inland perchlorate cleanup OK'd www.whittierdailynews.com
Bush�s UN nominee called �serial abuser� www.ardemgaz.com
EPA nominee gets OK from Senate panal www.ledger-enquirer.com
EPA nominee gets panel OK but faces hurdle www.philly.com
EPA Scraps Controversial Pesticide Testing Program www.obviousnews.com
Bolton appears headed for confirmation www.duluthsuperior.com
A noxious study from the EPA home.hamptonroads.com
Ex-colleague's testimony assails Bolton as a bully www.sacbee.com
The Icewoman Cometh www.nationalreview.com
Bolton appears headed for approval despite accusation he abused ... www.dailysouthtown.com
A Bully Pulpit www.investors.com
UN Pick Called Bully Who Abused His Power www.latimes.com
EPA Nominee Wins Approval From Senate Panel www.kotv.com
UN nominee Bolton described as abusive boss www.rutlandherald.com
EPA nominee clears Senate hurdle msnbc.msn.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
UNITED NATIONS Questioning Mr. Bolton www.spiegel.de
Barbara Boxer Tells News Editors to Back Democrats in Filibuster ... www.nationalledger.com
EPA nominee faces hurdle despite Senate panel's approval www.fox23news.com
JOHN BOLTON LOOKS HEADED FOR APPROVAL www.zwire.com
What's Wrong With Bolton Supporting US Interests, Group Asks www.cnsnews.com
EPA nominee clears Senate panel www.cnn.com
Bush's UN nominee a 'kiss-up' bully www.theage.com.au
Democrats, bolt from Bolton www.dailyemerald.com
Sen. Santorum gains ground on Capitol Hill www.grandforks.com
Can't beat a good argument www.denverpost.com
EPA nominee gets backing of Senate panel www.usatoday.com
Nominee for UN post denies pressuring officials www.nashuatelegraph.com
Senate panel hears criticism of Bush's choice for UN post www.timesrecordnews.com
Bush's UN nominee a 'serial abuser' www.timesonline.co.uk
EPA nominee wins Senate panel's approval www.baltimoresun.com
news in brief www.nature.com
Unbiased news? Anchor says it's hard www.thetranscript.com
The Right Man for the Job www.cnsnews.com
Bolton appears headed for UN post, despite allegations www.helenair.com
Senate Panel Backs EPA Nominee, With One Notable Exception www.nytimes.com
EPA Nominee Gets Panel OK but Faces Hurdle www.sfgate.com
Dems question Bolton's conduct www.michigandaily.com
Bolton appears headed for approval despite controversy www.timesargus.com
EPA Nominee Gets OK From Senate Panal www.guardian.co.uk
Ex-State Dept. Intel Chief Calls Bolton "Kiss-Up, Kick-Down Sort ... www.democracynow.org
UN Official Downplays Bolton Fears www.outsidethebeltway.com

Hillary-Clinton
Smoot-Hawley tariffs 21st century style www.townhall.com
�Health Care for All Texans� Movement Spreading Statewide www.iconoclast-texas.com
Hillary Clinton Loses to Condi Rice in Mock Election www.pugbus.net
Jane Fonda's Measly Mea Culpa www.newsmax.com
Florida politics key to next presidency - again www.townhall.com
Liberal Paranoia a Gift for Republicans www.nationalledger.com
MORRY GASH (AP)Russ Feingold www.kansascity.com
DeLay's answer for his crimes: Blame Dems www.capitolhillblue.com
STAFF EDIT: Dems miss shades of gray www.dailyfreepress.com
Kerry and Hillary Pander to the Crackpot Left www.humaneventsonline.com
See Rudy. See Rudy run www.fortwayne.com
Inside the First Amendment - For advocates of workplace religious ... www.zwire.com
Research funds sought www.courierpostonline.com
Hillary Presidential Run Rejected by 51% of New Yorkers www.nationalledger.com
Playing protectionist with China www.truthabouttrade.org
We've waited long enough for the 'morning after pill' seattlepi.nwsource.com
Students lobby for increased federal aid www.nyunews.com
Pandering to the Crackpot Left www.cnsnews.com
Clinton criticizes gay GOP strategist www.planetout.com
Marist poll says Hillary should seek re-election; Rudy should run ... www.midhudsonnews.com
Dirt being dug on Hillary Clinton! www.newkerala.com
Book supposedly dishes 'new dirt' on senator www.suntimes.com
The decline and fall of Tom DeLay www.rutlandherald.com
Paul Krassner www.nypress.com
Byron York and John Gibson on the "Vast Left-Wing Conspiracy" www.newshounds.us
Pandering To The Crackpot Left www.gopusa.com
MAYOR LOBBIES FOR TERROR $$$ www.nypost.com
New Yorkers Want Rudy, Not Hillary, for President www.outsidethebeltway.com
Fergus Cullen: Granite State hosts first-in-the-world papal ... www.theunionleader.com
Entertainment ; Dirt being dug on Hillary Clinton: www.keralanext.com
Pandering to the crackpot left www.townhall.com
Newsmakers | Britney Spears confirms she's pregnant www.philly.com
Cruella De Vil for governor? www.orlandosentinel.com
Minutemen Mulling Hillary Invite www.newsmax.com
IU to use $15 million grant to establish endowment for American ... newsinfo.iu.edu
He's the mouth that roars www.nydailynews.com
Fitzpatrick reflects on 100 days in office www.mcall.com
COMMENTARY: Pandering to the crackpot left www.desertdispatch.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
NEWSWEEK: Newsweek On Air Now Available on Podcast biz.yahoo.com
Cruella for governor? Harris' fate in Florida might impact 2008 ... www.courierpress.com
VIEW FROM THE MIDDLE: Republicans mst be weary of far right www.bsudailynews.com
Dear NRA: Not with my money www.fortwayne.com
THE SURVIVOR: President Clinton and His Times www.thebookstandard.com
Readers write www.sierrasun.com
Gay Republican working to unseat Clinton draws fire from her ... www.suntimes.com
Double standards for Sandy Berger washingtontimes.com
Commentary by Mark Creech headlines.agapepress.org

Jon-Corzine
Research funds sought www.courierpostonline.com
Cheney to speak in Burlco www.courierpostonline.com
Schundler seeks 21 debates www.app.com
Only by author www.americanthinker.com
Codey's job rating slides as voters question NJ's direction www.newsday.com
STATE OF DISGUST www.nypost.com
Who�s Afraid of John Bolton? frontpagemagazine.com
Codey's Job Rating Slides As Voters Question NJ's Direction www.wnbc.com
A gathering of wheelchairs on Capitol Hill push for cure www.nj.com

Howard-Dean
10-year-old stumps for Bush plan www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Will Meetup Users Pay or Leave? www.businessweek.com
In this Issue www.sfbg.com
JOHNSTON: The Gathering Storm www.illinoisleader.com
Internet Daily www.marketwatch.com
See Rudy. See Rudy run www.fortwayne.com
In the Northwest: Politicians in hot pursuit of -- what else? ... seattlepi.nwsource.com
THE PILOT LIGHT: County to Close On Sr. Center Site www.thepilot.com
Jeffry Gardner: Hapless Dems www.abqtrib.com
Dean has it wrong on many issues www.timesargus.com
Gore manager talks politics www.dailytargum.com
The Evolution of Political Action Committees www.washingtondispatch.com
Lisa McDonald vs. Mayor McCheese www.citypages.com
The Blogosphere: Insiders vs. Outsiders www.inthesetimes.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Even in new role, Dean comes out blazing www.oregonlive.com
US Senators Reid, Mikulsi, Obama, Biden, & Salazar Featured ... www.prnewswire.com
Matt Taibbi www.nypress.com
With DeLay under fire, Democrats see opening www.boston.com
The Nuclear Option www.qando.net
Democrats! Paper �Trails� Aren�t Good Enough. Count The Damn ... www.freepress.org
Sanders paid wife, stepdaughter for campaign efforts www.benningtonbanner.com
Who�s Afraid of John Bolton? frontpagemagazine.com
George's Amazing Alphabet Book www.motherjones.com
Sanders paid wife, step-daughter $150,000 for campaign work www.thetranscript.com
UK opposition party ahead in online poll battle news.ft.com
DNC Staffing Campaign Offices Earlier for Presidential Race www.townhall.com
US politicians embrace podcasts news.bbc.co.uk
Sanders defends campaign expenses www.reformer.com
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President Clinton rebuked Couric for repeating Republican claim of ... mediamatters.org
Dean, Dems to engage in the "values" debate? www.illinoisleader.com
Ethnic Cleansing at Air America www.counterpunch.org

Christopher-Dodd
Mock-attack Opponents Were Not Destructive www.theday.com
Senate panel grills Bolton over record www.sacbee.com
Bolton draws more fire www.sj-r.com
Negroponte's 'Friendly Eye' www.consortiumnews.com
AIM Says �Follow the Money� to George Soros And One-Worlders ... www.mensnewsdaily.com
Bolton accused of being 'serial abuser' of staff news.ft.com
Cleaner cars for Canada www.vermontguardian.com
Ex-official says nominee for UN envoy unfit for the job seattlepi.nwsource.com
NY senators thwart a 'Marine One' attack www.pressconnects.com
Former colleague berates Bolton's ability to manage www.contracostatimes.com

Elizabeth-Dole
Helms' name graces agricultural grants www.dailytarheel.com
GOP seeks to play down alleged split between Dole, Dole rawstory.com
21 Minivan Donation Made in Honor of the 21st Anniversary of the ... biz.yahoo.com
Duke grad may get seat on bench www.herald-sun.com
Senate panel to vote on judicial nominees www.charlotte.com

Pete-Domenici
US House panel votes on LNG projects, oil reserve www.alertnet.org
Oil companies ready to move on shale resources www.investors.com
Sandia director to head Lockheed's bid for LANL www.lamonitor.com
Statewide Town Hall forum to focus on federal funds cnjonline.com
Oil companies looking for regulatory, financial incentives www.marketwatch.com

Diane-Feinstein
Law boosts defense against ID theft www.contracostatimes.com

Russ-Feingold
�Health Care for All Texans� Movement Spreading Statewide www.iconoclast-texas.com
MORRY GASH (AP)Russ Feingold www.kansascity.com
Analyst says planned divorce hurts Feingold's presidential hopes ... www.twincities.com
Wis. Sen. Feingold, wife to divorce news.newkerala.com
The Evolution of Political Action Committees www.washingtondispatch.com
Local group skeptical about moving of federal grants www.greenbaynewschron.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Save the American Middle Class! www.hyphenmagazine.com
Senators Challenge Bolton on Contempt for UN www.scoop.co.nz
What's Wrong With Bolton Supporting US Interests, Group Asks www.cnsnews.com
In the news www.ardemgaz.com
Old Bavarian restaurant owners resolve problems with son�s visa www.wisinfo.com
Better SAFE than Sorry Patriot Act www.commondreams.org
UW groups exchange activism strategies www.dailycardinal.com

Dianne-Feinstein
Credit freeze can halt ID theft www.mercurynews.com
Senator Floats Heftier Bill on Data Theft www.eweek.com
Bill to combat ID theft introduced in US Senate www.legalbrief.co.za
[A closer look] Supporters address concerns about Feinstein�s ... www.dailybruin.ucla.edu
LexisNexis admits larger ID theft www.out-law.com
Inland perchlorate cleanup OK'd www.whittierdailynews.com
LexisNexis flap draws outcry from Congress news.com.com
Sen. Specter says accord is at hand on asbestos suits www.startribune.com
Arming against identity theft www.ocregister.com
New intel chief tight lipped on his powers www.wpherald.com
Cap-to-Cap mission hears nonpartisan pleas www.sacbee.com
Market Watch www.sun-sentinel.com
San Francisco makes cut for stem cell headquarters www.sfexaminer.com
Business Briefs www.suntimes.com
Asbestos deal seems close www.sacbee.com
HQ cash row shows Negroponte's job problems washingtontimes.com
Sen. Asbestos Bill Gains New Life With Provisions Aimed At Dems www.investors.com
Intelligence nominee short on details about management priorities www.govexec.com

Bill-Frist
Congressional Democrats move to exploit schisms in GOP ranks www.realcities.com
Whose death wishes? www.record-bee.com
DeMint was ready to offer support in Schiavo case www.thestate.com
USTR nomination blocked www.investors.com
Two conservative groups oppose changing filibuster rules over ... www.nctimes.com
Chicken Republicans pittsburghlive.com
Rethink filibuster elimination www.lovelandfyi.com
DeLay blames conspiracy in appeal to Senate Republicans www.centredaily.com
Filibuster a worthy tool toledoblade.com
Filibuster war not lost for Democrats www.contracostatimes.com
Republicans:Gone (or Going) Wobbly mensnewsdaily.com
Some senators say they're wary of free-trade deal www.thehill.com
Whatever happened to gun control? hollandsentinel.com
Senate rejects Murray plan to boost VA spending www.tdn.com
Sensing GOP rifts, Democrats attack www.philly.com
A Budget Stand www.bangornews.com
Senate rejects Murray's proposal to boost VA hospital spending www.oregonlive.com
US Asbestos Plan Waits for Republican Changes www.reuters.com
2 groups allied to GOP oppose banning judicial filibusters www.ocregister.com
Friends want Martinez to shake up staff www.sptimes.com
GOP allies oppose changing filibuster rule www.cnn.com
Senate rejects proposal to boost spending for VA hospitals www.nctimes.com
Alexander: OK votes on nominees www.knoxnews.com
2 groups at odds with GOP on filibusters www.timesleader.com
GOP seeks to play down alleged split between Dole, Dole rawstory.com
Letter: Schiavo was a political pawn www.pressconnects.com
Proposed changes hurt Senate www.bgnews.com
House leader DeLay appeals for GOP senators' support www.chicagotribune.com
Frist Opposes Amendments on Immigrants www.nytimes.com
USTR nomination blocked - futures.fxstreet.com
Immigration Amendment Ties Up Iraq Spending www.foxnews.com
A Dark-Horse Republican to the Rescue? msnbc.msn.com
Six sensible Sens. needed to save democracy www.delmarvanow.com
Reader's Alley www.helenair.com
Legislative Bomb fairfieldweekly.com
Remember gun control? www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Two conservative groups oppose changing confirmation filibuster ... www.timesargus.com
Republicans May Hasten Showdown on Judicial-Nomination Filibusters www.nytimes.com
Dark horse Republican to the rescue? msnbc.msn.com
Bayh wants China to stop subsidizing private firms www.thetimesonline.com
2 loyalist groups stray from GOP stand on filibuster ban www.fortwayne.com
Two Groups Break Ranks on Changing Filibuster Rules Over Blocked ... www.law.com
EDITORIAL: Senate talk show www.redbluffdailynews.com
UPDATE 3-US asbestos plan waits for Republican changes www.reuters.com
Air Franken www.commercialappeal.com
Nelson: Let's make a deal www.thehill.com
The Radical Approach www.democraticunderground.com
The Senate talk show news.cincypost.com
Estate tax provides lesson in politics msnbc.msn.com
Palm Beach Post-Cox News Service www.palmbeachpost.com
Sen. Asbestos Bill Gains New Life With Provisions Aimed At Dems www.investors.com
West Bank Construction Forges Ahead abcnews.go.com
Democrats threaten to stall war funds washingtontimes.com
Senate Bullies www.freep.com
6 Votes of Separation Over Filibuster www.latimes.com
Filibuster's future may hang in balance of battle over judges seattletimes.nwsource.com
Guest editorial: The Senate talk show www.naplesnews.com
GOP Rejects Added VA Hospital Funds www.latimes.com
Bayh set to block trade rep nominee www.fortwayne.com
Make-or-break weeks for DeLay and Frist msnbc.msn.com
Filibuster Fight Isn�t Lost for Democrats Yet www.latimes.com
Conservative groups oppose changing rules www.heraldstandard.com

Tom-Harkin
Senate approves Harkin nomination to Regents www.siouxcityjournal.com
Ruth Harkin OK�d for seat on Iowa Board of Regents www.qctimes.com
Harkin gets nod for regents job desmoinesregister.com
Senate approves Harkin appointment to Board of Regents www.whotv.com
Research funds sought www.courierpostonline.com
Coalition opposes federal cuts to education in Cedar Valley www.wcfcourier.com
Ruth Harkin confirmed for Regent seat on close vote www.radioiowa.com
Senate Approves Harkin Appointment To Board Of Regents www.theiowachannel.com
GOV. BLAGOJEVICH PROPOSES ETHANOL PRODUCTION FROM CORN RESIDUES ... www.illinois.gov
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Officials OK faster Cold War compensation columbiamissourian.com
Ruth Harkin wins confirmation for Board of Regents post desmoinesregister.com
Farming and your Freedom - USDA pushes renewable energy grants in ... www.zwire.com
Martinez: Error `Too Foolish For Words' news.tbo.com
Capitol rally promotes Reeve bill www.thehill.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
Iowa State Daily | Online Edition www.iowastatedaily.com
Memo shadows Martinez www.orlandosentinel.com
Legislative Update: Senate confirms new regents www.globegazette.com
Companies enticing an older sweet tooth now www.contracostatimes.com
Schiavo case and plight of the disabled toledoblade.com
A gathering of wheelchairs on Capitol Hill push for cure www.nj.com
Senate confirms regents www.press-citizen.com

Orrin-Hatch
DeLay out to make nice with senators www.dallasnews.com
Huntsman: Homeland Security Agrees to Study Risk of Nuclear Waste ... tv.ksl.com
Senators: Develop oil shale with care www.gjsentinel.com
Inside the First Amendment - For advocates of workplace religious ... www.zwire.com
Some senators say they're wary of free-trade deal www.thehill.com
As fellow Republicans turn up heat, DeLay lobbies for support www.centredaily.com
Vast 'oil' reserves in Utah may tempt feds to help out deseretnews.com
US Asbestos Plan Waits for Republican Changes www.obviousnews.com
Hanson Shares Climb as US Closer to Asbestos Accord (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
/CORRECTION -- Committee for Justice/ biz.yahoo.com
Feds will weigh risks of Goshute waste site www.sltrib.com
CFJ: Schumer v. Reality on Bush Judges biz.yahoo.com
Won't run for Senate next year, Rep. Matheson assures Hatch www.sltrib.com
Hanson Shares Climb as US Closer to Asbestos Accord (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
Hanson Shares Climb as US Closes on Asbestos Accord (Update2) www.bloomberg.com
Negroponte & Bolton: Beating the Democrats? www.thenation.com
UPDATE 3-US asbestos plan waits for Republican changes www.reuters.com
Sen. Asbestos Bill Gains New Life With Provisions Aimed At Dems www.investors.com
Utah officials appear to dig in on No Child rules www.newutah.com

Ted-Kennedy
Next we should starve the courts www.townhall.com
Guest Columnist - Unforgiven: Local Catholic stares down Holy See www.tucsoncitizen.com
JOHNSTON: The Gathering Storm www.illinoisleader.com
Abortion Advocates Delay FDA Director Vote Over Plan B Drugs www.lifenews.com
Brand-name drug prices up 7.1 percent www.billingsgazette.com
Drug prices up 7 percent in '04, AARP says www.twincities.com
Brand-name drug prices up more than double rate of inflation in ... www.dailysouthtown.com
Drug prices up 7.1 percent in 2004 www.timesargus.com
Save the American Middle Class! www.hyphenmagazine.com
DQ has a surefire hit with its Raspberry CheeseQuake www.sacbee.com
No Room for Debate www.opinioneditorials.com
Confirm Bolton; revamp UN washingtontimes.com
Drug prices said to dwarf US inflation www.contracostatimes.com
Kennedy clan clashes over sale www.telegraph.co.uk
Drug Prices Up 7 Percent in �04, AARP Says www.obviousnews.com
Dear NRA: Not with my money www.fortwayne.com
Joan homes in on Kennedy Cape estate www.nydailynews.com
Drug Prices Up 7 Percent in '04, AARP Says www.sfgate.com
Drug prices skyrocket www.smdailyjournal.org
Kennedy feud erupts over sale of mansion www.theage.com.au
Update 1: Drug Prices Up 7 Percent in '04, AARP Says www.forbes.com
Capps brings back stroke bill news.newspress.com
Brand-name drug prices up 7.1 percent in 2004, more than double ... www.signonsandiego.com

John-Kerry
The primary progressive www.cavalierdaily.com
Flaxman, CC '07, Elected To Lead Dems Next Year www.columbiaspectator.com
Liberal Paranoia a Gift for Republicans www.nationalledger.com
MORRY GASH (AP)Russ Feingold www.kansascity.com
Religion under a secular assault washingtontimes.com
Inside the First Amendment - For advocates of workplace religious ... www.zwire.com
State denies Leiberman unemployment benefits www.baltimoresun.com
The Evolution of Political Action Committees www.washingtondispatch.com
AIM Says �Follow the Money� to George Soros And One-Worlders ... www.mensnewsdaily.com
The bitter wilderness of Jim Jeffords www.renewamerica.us
George Soros and the Press www.aim.org
Fear and Loathing www.cornellsun.com
Sharon warns Iranian nuke danger imminent ... do something now! worldnetdaily.com
Pandering to the Crackpot Left www.cnsnews.com
The Blogosphere: Insiders vs. Outsiders www.inthesetimes.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Celebrities cool towards Blair, but he has his uses www.reuters.co.in
No rest for the energetic, road-loving Maroon 5 www.mlive.com
Kerry invades RI turf news.bostonherald.com
Bin Laden Bribed Afghan Militias for His Freedom, German Says www.nytimes.com
The Radio in the New Lexus www.chronwatch.com
Sit-in, hunger strike draws national support www.kansascity.com
Democrats! Paper �Trails� Aren�t Good Enough. Count The Damn ... www.freepress.org
Senate panel hears criticism of Bush's choice for UN post www.timesrecordnews.com
Just call it what it is... Illegal immigration www.riponcollegedays.com
St. Louis student sit-in gets attention columbiamissourian.com
US double-crossed as militias let bin Laden go www.smh.com.au
He's the mouth that roars www.nydailynews.com
Bin Laden used bribe to escape captivity www.contracostatimes.com
Salazar backs expanding veterans' aid durangoherald.com
COMMENTARY: Pandering to the crackpot left www.desertdispatch.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
BBC Brown-out www.corante.com
Conviction: not always a virtue www.workingforchange.com
The Bitter Wilderness of Jim Jeffords Vincent Fiore www.opinioneditorials.com
Comedian Black rants way to place in literary world www.jsonline.com
Bin Laden bribed to get away, German official says www.chicagotribune.com
Readers write www.sierrasun.com
AL SMELLS RACISM www.nypost.com
Column: Speak to the beat www.nu-news.com
Not funny: James Taranto twice wrongly claimed John Kerry based ... mediamatters.org
Union merger makes Steelworkers the largest www.dailypress.com
A New Low for Kerry leverkuhn.redstate.org
Questionable Data In Catholic-reform Poll www.theday.com
Hispanic Candidates Turn to Miami www.hispanicbusiness.com
Road Test: 2006 Infiniti M45 Sport motortrend.com
Kerry and Hillary Pander to the Crackpot Left www.humaneventsonline.com
The Bitter Wilderness of 'Jumpin' Jim Jeffords www.chronwatch.com
In the Northwest: Politicians in hot pursuit of -- what else? ... seattlepi.nwsource.com
Negroponte's 'Friendly Eye' www.consortiumnews.com
Spreading the disenfranchisement myth www.theunionleader.com
We're fighting an inflation that's not imminent, and low-income ... www.prospect.org
Bill Clinton: Bigoted Gay-Bashing Hypocrite www.pardonmyenglish.com
John Edwards six months later www.joplinglobe.com
The Bitter Wilderness of Jim Jeffords www.michnews.com
United States, Europe agree on democracy www.bsudailynews.com
Book supposedly dishes 'new dirt' on senator www.suntimes.com
Democratic Strategists Issue Memo on Loss of Catholics www.michnews.com
May Day alert - a Yank is coming news.scotsman.com
Matt Taibbi www.nypress.com
Pandering To The Crackpot Left www.gopusa.com
What's Wrong With Bolton Supporting US Interests, Group Asks www.cnsnews.com
When in Rome... Area students witness historic pope pilgrimage www.times-standard.com
Hispanic candidates turn to Miami www.miami.com
Fergus Cullen: Granite State hosts first-in-the-world papal ... www.theunionleader.com
Pandering to the crackpot left www.townhall.com
Pullout Date Set For Iraq web.morons.org
Unbiased news? Anchor says it's hard www.thetranscript.com
Media Matters Dings Drudge for AP Error www.outsidethebeltway.com
They're Coming For Your Children www.lewrockwell.com
The world through Democratic eyes www.atimes.com
Air Franken www.commercialappeal.com
UK opposition party ahead in online poll battle news.ft.com
Program helped teen turn her life around www.masslive.com
US politicians embrace podcasts news.bbc.co.uk
Clinton calls gay GOP'er 'self-loathing' www.houstonvoice.com
Loose Lips Let Slip Agent's Name at Hearing www.nytimes.com
'Trust me' just doesn't fly www.usatoday.com
Bolton Is Accused of 'Abusing' Analysts www.nysun.com
Celebrities cool towards Blair today.reuters.co.uk

Patrick-Leahy
Theft of LexisNexis data could affect 300,000 seattletimes.nwsource.com
Supporting crime victims furthers the cause of justice www.southbendtribune.com
310,000 may be at risk for ID theft www.daytondailynews.com
Senate Near Deal On Asbestos Trust Fund www.nationalunderwriter.com
Sanders paid wife, stepdaughter for campaign efforts www.benningtonbanner.com
Software And Common Sense Needed To Hook Phishers informationweek.com
Sanders paid wife, step-daughter $150,000 for campaign work www.thetranscript.com
LexisNexis uncovers more consumer data breaches www.stuff.co.nz
US asbestos stocks ease as plan momentum slows www.reuters.com
Sanders defends campaign expenses www.reformer.com
LexisNexis identity fraud numbers reach 300,000 pittsburghlive.com
CIA's secret kidnappings www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Asbestos-related stocks soar Tuesday chicagobusiness.com
Hackers steal data on 300,000 or more www.kansascity.com
LexisNexis now admits 300,000 records hacked www.sfgate.com
Asbestos Bill Close, Say Senators Leahy, Specter www.reuters.com
LexisNexis Chief Advocates Data Security Rule www.latimes.com
US Asbestos Plan Waits for Republican Changes www.reuters.com
Taylor in Hot Water Again allafrica.com
Identity thieves hit data broker www.nzherald.co.nz
UPDATE 3-US asbestos plan waits for Republican changes www.reuters.com
Asbestos deal seems close www.sacbee.com
Broker concedes ID theft extensive www.insidebayarea.com
ID thieves steal personal data from 300,000 www.fortwayne.com

Joe-Lieberman
Exchange on �Diagnosing the Green Party� www.dissidentvoice.org
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Moscow's Dick Lugar on the Hill www.thehill.com
John Edwards six months later www.joplinglobe.com
Fergus Cullen: Granite State hosts first-in-the-world papal ... www.theunionleader.com

Trent-Lott
Jane Fonda's Measly Mea Culpa www.newsmax.com
Newt Gingrich Criticizes DeLay kutv.com
DeLay asks GOP senators for patience as he defends self www.mysanantonio.com
CFJ: Schumer v. Reality on Bush Judges biz.yahoo.com
Tom DeLay says blame Democrats on ethics issues www.heralddemocrat.com
Analysis: Cracks in the DeLay facade washingtontimes.com
Nelson: Let's make a deal www.thehill.com
DeLay wants 'chance to defend himself' www.chron.com
Moscow's Dick Lugar on the Hill www.thehill.com
DeLay's answer for his crimes: Blame Dems www.capitolhillblue.com
DeLay urges GOP to blame Dems over ethics www.centredaily.com
DeLay Tells Republicans To Blame Democrats If Asked About Ethics www.click2houston.com
With DeLay under fire, Democrats see opening www.boston.com
The Nuclear Option www.qando.net
/CORRECTION -- Committee for Justice/ biz.yahoo.com
Obama feathers Byrd's nest--reactions www.illinoisleader.com
DeLay team builds a new war room www.thehill.com
Beleaguered DeLay seeks support, blames Democrats www.marinij.com
DeLay asks peers to blame Democrats msnbc.msn.com
DeLay tells Republicans to blame Democrats if asked about ethics www.dfw.com
DeLay Urges GOP to Blame Dems Over Ethics www.sfgate.com
DeLay tells backers to blame it on the Democrats www.chron.com
DeLay calls on colleagues to circle wagons on ethics www.fortwayne.com
DeLay: Strike back pittsburghlive.com
DeLay advises fellow Republicans to blame Democrats if asked about ... www.dailysouthtown.com

John-McCain
Stanford Business School Honors TIAA-CREF CEO Herb Allison With ... newswire.ascribe.org
Afghanistan to Request Long-Term US Protection wireservice.wired.com
DeLay looks to Republican faithful for support seattletimes.nwsource.com
Rethink filibuster elimination www.lovelandfyi.com
See Rudy. See Rudy run www.fortwayne.com
Filibuster war not lost for Democrats www.contracostatimes.com
Republicans vs. Republicans, Extremists Continue to Dominate ... www.allamericanpatriots.com
The Evolution of Political Action Committees www.washingtondispatch.com
States Take Clean-Air Measures into Their Own Hands www.nrdc.org
Stanford Business School Honors TIAA-CREF CEO Herb Allison with ... home.businesswire.com
George Soros and the Press www.aim.org
DNC : Republicans vs. Republicans, Extremists Continue to Dominate ... www.noticias.info
Godfrey organizes CDBG convention for state reps www.zwire.com
Legislative Bomb fairfieldweekly.com
Kyl plan rules out migrant amnesty www.azcentral.com
Pediatrician Testifies How Discriminatory Marriage Amendment Hurts ... www.aclu.org
Analysis: Cracks in the DeLay facade washingtontimes.com
Law change imperils studies of ancient human remains www.nature.com
Quick Hits www.qando.net
Wyly Coyotes www.gnn.tv
Democrats threaten to stall war funds washingtontimes.com
Senate Bullies www.freep.com
6 Votes of Separation Over Filibuster www.latimes.com
Filibuster's future may hang in balance of battle over judges seattletimes.nwsource.com
CIA's secret kidnappings www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Filibuster Fight Isn�t Lost for Democrats Yet www.latimes.com
Moscow's Dick Lugar on the Hill www.thehill.com
Afghanistan to request long-term US protection www.alertnet.org
Afghanistan President wants to formalize security agreement with ... news.dcealumni.com
Grassroots Fight On Clean Air www.cbsnews.com
States take clean-air measures into their own hands www.csmonitor.com
Proposed changes hurt Senate www.bgnews.com
Kennedy-McCain bill may be nearing Senate vote www.irishecho.com
Graduation ceremonies now separate www.alligator.org
Afghanistan wants long-term US protection today.reuters.co.uk
Palm Beach Post-Cox News Service www.palmbeachpost.com
US politicians embrace podcasts news.bbc.co.uk
Edward Fritts, National Association of Broadcasters 209.11.49.186

Barbara-Mikulski
Manklin group shows the way www.delmarvanow.com
NASA Nominee Wants Hubble Review xtramsn.co.nz
US Senators Reid, Mikulsi, Obama, Biden, & Salazar Featured ... www.prnewswire.com
NASA nominee wants to review Hubble's fate www.reuters.co.in
NASA nominee would review fate of Hubble www.sun-sentinel.com
Hubble telescope could get reprieve www.nzherald.co.nz
NASA nominee would mull fixing Hubble www.twincities.com
NASA nominee gives hope to Hubble www.sunherald.com
Nominee to lead NASA says he'll look into Hubble repairs www.tallahassee.com
Negroponte's 'Friendly Eye' www.consortiumnews.com
NASA chief nominee on fast track www.al.com
REEDY CREEK IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT www.orlandosentinel.com
Manklin group raises $16,500 www.delmarvanow.com
Prospective NASA Chief Backs Ambitious US Space Goals www.voanews.com

Bill-Nelson
NASA Nominee Wants Hubble Review xtramsn.co.nz
Florida politics key to next presidency - again www.townhall.com
EPA nominee gets panel OK but faces hurdle www.philly.com
A noxious study from the EPA home.hamptonroads.com
AIM Says �Follow the Money� to George Soros And One-Worlders ... www.mensnewsdaily.com
EPA nominee clears Senate hurdle msnbc.msn.com
NASA nominee wants to review Hubble's fate www.reuters.co.in
EPA nominee clears Senate panel www.cnn.com
Security Breach at LexisNexis Now Appears Larger www.nytimes.com
NASA nominee would review fate of Hubble www.sun-sentinel.com
EPA nominee wins Senate panel's approval www.baltimoresun.com
Martinez: Error `Too Foolish For Words' news.tbo.com
FEMA cites federal exemption www.bradenton.com
Senate Panel Backs EPA Nominee, With One Notable Exception www.nytimes.com
Firm's ID breach 10 times worse than thought www.palmbeachpost.com
Cruella for governor? Harris' fate in Florida might impact 2008 ... www.courierpress.com
Nelson: Let's make a deal www.thehill.com
LexisNexis uncovers more consumer data breaches www.stuff.co.nz
More thefts of ID www.nynewsday.com
NASA nominee gives hope to Hubble www.sunherald.com
Nominee to lead NASA says he'll look into Hubble repairs www.tallahassee.com
VA faces another computer problem www.sptimes.com
Lexis security breach may set record www.miami.com
Griffin: Shuttle Can Fix Hubble www.wired.com
LexisNexis admits larger ID theft www.out-law.com
EPA nominee gets OK from Senate panal www.ledger-enquirer.com
EPA Scraps Controversial Pesticide Testing Program today.reuters.co.uk
FEMA cites exemption for hurricane records refusal www.news-journalonline.com
Sen. Hutchison Calls for NASA Administrator Nominee to be ... www.spaceref.com
Reed Elsevier raises toll for data theft at LexisNexis unit www.iht.com
NASA chief nominee on fast track www.al.com
EPA Nominee Wins Approval From Senate Panel www.kotv.com
Miracle needed for 34th Street www.zwire.com
EPA nominee faces hurdle despite Senate panel's approval www.fox23news.com
Identity theft problem worsens www.marinij.com
EPA nominee gets backing of Senate panel www.usatoday.com
Cruella De Vil for governor? www.orlandosentinel.com
REEDY CREEK IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT www.orlandosentinel.com
Lawmakers seek to tighten data broker regulation www.inman.com
EPA Nominee Gets Panel OK but Faces Hurdle www.sfgate.com
EPA Nominee Gets OK From Senate Panal www.guardian.co.uk
Estimate raised on data theft www.iht.com
Memo shadows Martinez www.orlandosentinel.com
Military Update: Senator vows to up health care benefits for Guard ... www.estripes.com
Reports warns VA computer troubles could paralyze system www.tuscaloosanews.com
The Largest identity theft- Lexis www.moneyplans.net

Barack-Obama
Bolton's Fitness for UN Post Challenged at Hearing (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
Michael B�rub� v. Horowitz II frontpagemag.com
UN nominee described as abusive boss who sought revenge www.kentucky.com
AIM Says �Follow the Money� to George Soros And One-Worlders ... www.mensnewsdaily.com
GOV. BLAGOJEVICH PROPOSES ETHANOL PRODUCTION FROM CORN RESIDUES ... www.illinois.gov
Senate panel Republicans back Bolton washingtontimes.com
Dairy magnate eyes bid for governor www.pjstar.com
US Senators Reid, Mikulsi, Obama, Biden, & Salazar Featured ... www.prnewswire.com
Bolton's Fitness for UN Post Challenged at Hearing (Update5) www.bloomberg.com
Oberweis to launch governor campaign www.laraza.com
Former intelligence chief blasts Bolton at Senate hearing www.tdn.com
Battling Bolton nomination on dubious grounds www.baltimoresun.com
UN nominee blamed for gorilla tactics www.heraldsun.news.com.au
Former intelligence chief blasts Bolton www.jamaicaobserver.com
Bush's UN choice scorched, still alive www.chicagotribune.com
Senators Challenge Bolton on Contempt for UN www.scoop.co.nz
Students Plan Fight for Financial Aid www.columbiaspectator.com
Nominee for UN post denies pressuring officials www.nashuatelegraph.com
Dems question Bolton's conduct www.michigandaily.com
UN Nominee Called 'Serial Abuser' kutv.com

Harry-Reid
2 Groups at Odds With GOP on Filibusters www.guardian.co.uk
Two conservative groups oppose changing filibuster rules over ... www.nctimes.com
Senate Talks May Lead to Compromise on Estate Tax www.latimes.com
Filibuster war not lost for Democrats www.contracostatimes.com
Sensing GOP rifts, Democrats attack www.philly.com
Democrats to go after DeLay www.sfgate.com
GOP allies oppose changing filibuster rule www.cnn.com
House Republicans try to change the subject www.thehill.com
Alexander: OK votes on nominees www.knoxnews.com
2 groups at odds with GOP on filibusters www.timesleader.com
Programs tell stories of divorce, railroad line www.rgj.com
US Senators Reid, Mikulsi, Obama, Biden, & Salazar Featured ... www.prnewswire.com
Frist Opposes Amendments on Immigrants www.nytimes.com
Immigration Amendment Ties Up Iraq Spending www.foxnews.com
Six sensible Sens. needed to save democracy www.delmarvanow.com
Jonah Goldberg www.jewishworldreview.com
Editorial Memo trips bloggers www.venturacountystar.com
Nelson: Let's make a deal www.thehill.com
The Senate talk show news.cincypost.com
Democrats threaten to stall war funds washingtontimes.com
6 Votes of Separation Over Filibuster www.latimes.com
Filibuster's future may hang in balance of battle over judges seattletimes.nwsource.com
Guest editorial: The Senate talk show www.naplesnews.com
Filibuster Fight Isn�t Lost for Democrats Yet www.latimes.com
Congressional Democrats move to exploit schisms in GOP ranks www.realcities.com
Smoot-Hawley tariffs 21st century style www.townhall.com
DeLay out to make nice with senators www.dallasnews.com
Some senators say they're wary of free-trade deal www.thehill.com
Jeffry Gardner: Hapless Dems www.abqtrib.com
As fellow Republicans turn up heat, DeLay lobbies for support www.centredaily.com
Playing protectionist with China www.truthabouttrade.org
Bloggers Some are forced to take own medicine www.courierpress.com
Bush urged to flesh out Social Security details www.post-gazette.com
With GOP defensive, Democrats attack www.kentucky.com
With DeLay under fire, Democrats see opening www.boston.com
DeLay seeks support as Republicans turn up heat www.contracostatimes.com
Disrobing Our Masters www.nationalreview.com
2 loyalist groups stray from GOP stand on filibuster ban www.fortwayne.com
Two Groups Break Ranks on Changing Filibuster Rules Over Blocked ... www.law.com
EDITORIAL: Senate talk show www.redbluffdailynews.com
Asbestos deal seems close www.sacbee.com
House Ethics Battle Rages on npr.streamsage.com
Palm Beach Post-Cox News Service www.palmbeachpost.com
GOP Renews Bid to Abolish Estate Tax www.latimes.com
DeLay's backers a hypocritical lot www.spokesmanreview.com
Mormon senator packs a congressional punch newsnet.byu.edu
Compromise on estate tax in the works seattletimes.nwsource.com
Pelosi: 'Republicans Are Engaged in Abuse of Power and the ... releases.usnewswire.com

Jay-Rockefeller
New Docs Shed Light on Negroponte's Role in Honduras, Iran-Contra ... www.democracynow.org
Intel Czar Pick Calls for Reform www.wboc.com
HQ cash row shows Negroponte's job problems washingtontimes.com
Intelligence will improve, nominee says www.contracostatimes.com
US ; Negroponte promises 'unvarnished truth' as new US spymaster: www.keralanext.com
Semper Fraud, Senator Roberts www.antiwar.com
Negroponte Says He'll Reform Spy Agencies www.nctimes.com
Negroponte & Bolton: Beating the Democrats? www.thenation.com
Switch to Medicare Drug Coverage Poses Dire Risk for Nursing Home ... www.seniorjournal.com

Ken-Salazar
US Senators Reid, Mikulsi, Obama, Biden, & Salazar Featured ... www.prnewswire.com
Nelson: Let's make a deal www.thehill.com
CO: Recent Poll, Hickenlooper Looking Good For Governors Race! www.polstate.com
Pentagon still plans to study shipping munitions to Tooele www.newutah.com
Senators: Develop oil shale with care www.gjsentinel.com
COLORAOD SENATORS TESTIFIED ON OIL SHALE DEVELOPME www.kjct8.com
Tax-credit cut would hit GIs rockymountainnews.com
Memo shadows Martinez www.orlandosentinel.com

Rick-Santorum
Santorum and polls at odds ydr.com
DeLay looks to Republican faithful for support seattletimes.nwsource.com
Inside the First Amendment - For advocates of workplace religious ... www.zwire.com
Older Iowans are target of automated calls desmoinesregister.com
Objecting to Judges www.qando.net
Sensing GOP rifts, Democrats attack www.philly.com
Runway expansion foes get Santorum�s support www.zwire.com
Fear and Loathing www.cornellsun.com
Newt Gingrich Criticizes DeLay kutv.com
DeLay asks GOP senators for patience amid turmoil www.knoxnews.com
Standing For Justice: The artful balance seattlepi.nwsource.com
Pelosi: Republicans' Abuse of Power Undermines Ethics and Shuts ... releases.usnewswire.com
DeLay asks GOP senators for patience as he defends self www.mysanantonio.com
Republicans May Hasten Showdown on Judicial-Nomination Filibusters www.nytimes.com
Tom DeLay says blame Democrats on ethics issues www.heralddemocrat.com
Analysis: Cracks in the DeLay facade washingtontimes.com
Unindicted and Unrepentant www.blacknews.com
The black sheep of the Republican Party barometer.orst.edu
DeLay Seeks GOP Senators' Support www.washingtonpost.com
What real smoking memo might mean to Tom DeLay www.chron.com
DeLay wants 'chance to defend himself' www.chron.com
John Baer | State stiffs trooper sent to Iraq www.philly.com
Senator Rick Santorum's Florida Cash Grab Spells Hypocrisy www.allamericanpatriots.com
DeLay out to make nice with senators www.khou.com
DeLay's answer for his crimes: Blame Dems www.capitolhillblue.com
DeLay blames conspiracy in appeal to Senate Republicans www.centredaily.com
DeLay urges GOP to blame Dems over ethics www.timesleader.com
As fellow Republicans turn up heat, DeLay lobbies for support www.centredaily.com
With GOP defensive, Democrats attack www.kentucky.com
DeLay Tells Republicans To Blame Democrats If Asked About Ethics www.click2houston.com
DeLay Under Fire From GOP www.cbsnews.com
House leader DeLay appeals for GOP senators' support www.chicagotribune.com
With DeLay under fire, Democrats see opening www.boston.com
DeLay seeks support as Republicans turn up heat www.contracostatimes.com
Sen. Santorum gains ground on Capitol Hill www.grandforks.com
Blame Democrats, news media for ethics furor, DeLay urges www.baltimoresun.com
Beleaguered DeLay seeks support, blames Democrats www.marinij.com
DeLay asks peers to blame Democrats msnbc.msn.com
DeLay Urges GOP to Blame Dems Over Ethics transfer.go.com
DeLay calls on colleagues to circle wagons on ethics www.fortwayne.com
DeLay: Strike back pittsburghlive.com
DeLay advises fellow Republicans to blame Democrats if asked about ... www.dailysouthtown.com
DeLay blames Democrats, seeks support from GOP www.azcentral.com
DeLay's backers a hypocritical lot www.spokesmanreview.com
Private accounts stall in Senate washingtontimes.com

Charles-Schumer
Treasury and USTR Continue to Dodge China Currency Issue www.americaneconomicalert.org
Marist poll says Hillary should seek re-election; Rudy should run ... www.midhudsonnews.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Save the American Middle Class! www.hyphenmagazine.com
Slammed on agency issues www.newsday.com
LexisNexis data breach worse than thought www.ajc.com
Nominee for US rail job suggests compromise possible on Amtrak ... www.cbc.ca
CFJ: Schumer v. Reality on Bush Judges biz.yahoo.com
Federal flood aid remains elusive www.dailyfreeman.com
Firm's ID breach 10 times worse than thought www.palmbeachpost.com
LexisNexis uncovers more consumer data breaches www.stuff.co.nz
More thefts of ID www.nynewsday.com
Smoot-Hawley tariffs 21st century style www.townhall.com
Technology ; LexisNexis Uncovers More Consumer Data Breaches: www.keralanext.com
As tax day nears, tax scams are cheating thousands of Hudson ... www.midhudsonnews.com
LexisNexis admits larger ID theft www.out-law.com
Some senators say they're wary of free-trade deal www.thehill.com
Tax break for volunteers is least we can do www.troyrecord.com
Reed Elsevier raises toll for data theft at LexisNexis unit www.iht.com
Playing protectionist with China www.truthabouttrade.org
Hafta CAFTA? Protest Today in Foley Square nyc.indymedia.org
LexisNexis finds more data breaches www.theage.com.au
LexisNexis data breach worsens australianit.news.com.au
Identity theft problem worsens www.marinij.com
Senator Schumer�s Hypocritical Protest www.noticias.info
Identity thieves hit data broker www.nzherald.co.nz
/CORRECTION -- Committee for Justice/ biz.yahoo.com
Lawmakers seek to tighten data broker regulation www.inman.com
Nadler: Indecency Bill Could Pass www.backstage.com
NY senators thwart a 'Marine One' attack www.pressconnects.com
Estimate raised on data theft www.iht.com
Palm Beach Post-Cox News Service www.palmbeachpost.com
Compromise on estate tax in the works seattletimes.nwsource.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
Happy days go up in smoke for SF pot club www.sfgate.com
Prison reform delay criticized www.montereyherald.com
End-Times TV www.nationalreview.com
Assembly panel advances a bill that would allow assisted-suicide www.insidebayarea.com
Right-to-die bill for California passes first test www.marinij.com
Assisted suicide bill clears its first hurdle Doctors in state ... www.sfgate.com
Editorial: Soused spending www.sacbee.com
Veterans suffer new blow over area home www.staronline.com
Leaders push California funds to recover $400 million from AIG www.timesdaily.com
Abortion initiative allies to turn in 950,000 names www.contracostatimes.com
Teachers put governor in the corner www.sacbee.com
County eyes costs of possible special election www.times-standard.com
SAN FRANCISCO www.sfgate.com
Physician-assisted suicide bill advances www.contracostatimes.com
World ; Cost of Fighting California Wildfires Can Top $1 Million a ... www.keralanext.com
Morning Headlines www.labusinessjournal.com
Battle over prisons heats up www.ocregister.com
Leaders Push California Funds to Recover $400 Million from AIG www.sacunion.com
Being Arnold daily.stanford.edu
Maldonado says he's interested but unsure www.sanluisobispo.com
Tribes Seek State Law Granting Tax Breaks to Expand Resorts ktla.trb.com
COMMENTARY: If Arnold fails, dysfunctional California will get ... www.vvdailypress.com
Author in Gilbert an audio motivator www.azcentral.com
India ; Special Olympics Committee plans to enroll athletes from ... www.keralanext.com
ACLU Announces Winners of 2005 Youth Activist Scholarship www.allamericanpatriots.com
SACRAMENTO BEE: Schwarzenegger needs to work harder, smarter www.thenewstribune.com
Analyst Estimates Wildfire Costs at $1 million daily www.sacunion.com
Arnold's Numbers Dropping? Or will he 'Be Back'? www.newshounds.us
Tame wildfire costs, analyst says www.montereyherald.com
Area GOP group meets Thursday www.timesheraldonline.com
Business Groups Clock In on Effort to Loosen Overtime Law www.labusinessjournal.com
California wildfire costs need control, legislative analyst says www.jacksonholestartrib.com
Arnies's drastic laundry laws entertainment.iafrica.com
Uproar over parole rules www.sacbee.com
Dan Walters: Media, politicians exploit gas angst in a fact-free ... www.sacbee.com
Assisted suicide bill passes initial test www.sacbee.com
California Committee Approves Assisted Suicide Bill Doctors, Pro ... www.lifenews.com
Panel OKs assisted-suicide bill www.insidebayarea.com
Assisted-suicide bill in Assembly prompts emotional testimony www.mercurynews.com
Report: Wildfire fights can cost $1Ma day www.kansascity.com
California cotton acreage headed for new lower plateau westernfarmpress.com
Sculpture challenges conventional beauty notions www.tucsoncitizen.com
Assisted suicide bill clears its first hurdle www.sfgate.com
Schwarzenegger strikes again ... www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Governor Appoints New Kern County Judge www.thebakersfieldchannel.com
Health coverage for all kids is a noble, realistic state goal www.mercurynews.com
Suicide bill moves in Assembly www.insidebayarea.com
Celebrity Architect Awarded $5.9 Million for Copied Plans biz.yahoo.com
Teachers will lobby trustees for a raise www.staronline.com
City of Angels' signature river faces renaissance www.grandforks.com
DAN WALTERS: Coverage of gas prices takes wrong turn www.thenewstribune.com
Report: Douse fire costs www.redding.com
Rural fees for state fire aid assailed www.signonsandiego.com
Special Olympics Committee plans to enroll athletes from India www.newkerala.com
Pension funds urged to sue AIG www.sfgate.com

Arlen-Specter
Senators Promise Crackdown on Data Brokers www.durantdemocrat.com
Senators promise crackdown on data broker firms www.usatoday.com
Lawmakers promise federal legislation to protect identify www.ktvotv3.com
Westmoreland notes www.post-gazette.com

Eliot-Spitzer
Ex-AIG boss declines to answer regulator questions www.moroccotimes.com
Aretakis sues NYS Attorney General www.capitalnews9.com
Inside the First Amendment - For advocates of workplace religious ... www.zwire.com
Hurricane Spitzer is latest storm to strike Bermuda www.concordmonitor.com
Ex-AIG Chief Gave Wife $2B in Shares www.heraldtribune.com
Former AIG head gives wife $2 bln of company stock www.reuters.co.in
Berkshire's In for a Bruising www.thestreet.com
Update 1: Axa Subpoenaed in Spitzer Insurance Probe www.forbes.com
Ousted AIG chief shifted stake to wife www.thestandard.com.hk
Ex-AIG chief Greenberg gave wife US$2B worth of shares days before ... www.cbc.ca
Sampling of editorials from upstate New York www.newsday.com
Berkshire's in for a Bruising www.thestreet.com
Greenberg Transfers $2.2 Billion AIG Stake to Wife (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
Greenberg gives wife $2 billion of AIG stock www.businessinsurance.com
FindProfit.com Analyzes Intermix Media�s Updated Guidance and 8 ... www.mysan.de
UPDATE 3-US authorities contact Axa Re on MBIA deals www.reuters.com
Attorney Generals Protest EPA Lead Paint Reversal by Johnson www.yubanet.com
Greenberg gave $2.8bn stake to wife www.smh.com.au
Ex-AIG chief takes fifth www.timesonline.com
Giuliani may make run for governor www.auburnpub.com
Tying WiFi down www.spiked-online.com
Greenberg Shifts $2.2B of Shares to Wife www.cfo.com
Richard Smucker promotes ethics during annual Cutco lecture at ... www.eveningtribune.com
Axa Re reveals Spitzer, SEC probes www.businessinsurance.com
AIG Head Gave Wife $2.2 B in Stock www.hispanicbusiness.com
Source: Former AIG chief Greenberg declines to answer regulators ... www.canada.com
FindProfit.com Analyzes Intermix Media's Updated Guidance and 8-K ... www.prnewswire.com
Ex-AIG chief gave wife $2B in shares www.usatoday.com
SEC, Spitzer Contact Axa Re on MBIA Deals moneycentral.msn.com
AIG's ex-chief shifted stock to wife www.iht.com
NY Alarm Company Cited for Self-Renewing Contracts www.consumeraffairs.com
Ex-AIG Chief Gave Wife 41.4 Million Shares www.ecommercetimes.com
Regulators probing deals with MBIA, French insurer says www.marketwatch.com
Axa Subpoenaed in Spitzer Insurance Probe www.forbes.com
Axa subpoenaed in Spitzer insurance probe www.businessweek.com
Pataki, Spitzer Spar Over AIG Lawyer Contributions www.insurancejournal.com
Axa unit subpoenaed by Spitzer, SEC over MBIA deals www.investors.com
Ex-AIG chief Greenberg gave wife US$2B woreth of shares days ... www.940news.com

John-Sununu
It's now or later powerlineblog.com
Improving the Patriot Act www.fortwayne.com

George-Voinovich
Portman�s trade confirmation held up www.middletownjournal.com
Bayh Opposes Portman Nomination to Protest Trade Issues www.wishtv.com
Portman hearing hits snag news.enquirer.com
Sen. Bayh blocking trade job nominee www.indystar.com
Senator threatens Portman vote news.cincypost.com
Indiana senator protesting trade issues opposes Portman nomination www.ohio.com
Indiana Senator Opposes Portman's Nomination www.wcpo.com
GOP Renews Bid to Abolish Estate Tax www.latimes.com

John-Warner
Economic development committee eyed f www.summitdaily.com
Filibuster war not lost for Democrats www.contracostatimes.com
Senate committee to address homeland funding issue www.govexec.com
Negotiations Continue for Stadium Sponsorship www.wjla.com
Baseball Field Naming Remains Uncertain www.nbc4.com
Dems' hypocrisy showing in 'nuclear option' tussle www.chron.com
Gingrich: No interest student loans for math, science majors www.wavy.com
Gingrich pushes sciences www.ajc.com
HQ cash row shows Negroponte's job problems washingtontimes.com
Filibuster's future may hang in balance of battle over judges seattletimes.nwsource.com
Filibuster Fight Isn�t Lost for Democrats Yet www.latimes.com
Deal for sponsor may be back on washingtontimes.com
Interest free student loan proprosal to enter Congress www.wsls.com
Naming Rights Talks Continue wusatv9.com
Naming rights talks stretch into night www.wvec.com
GUARD DROPS NAMING RIGHTS DEAL www.sportbusiness.com
Ehlers joins Wolf in introducing interest-free loan bill ... www.spaceref.com
NY senators thwart a 'Marine One' attack www.pressconnects.com
Senators seek to alter first-responder bill's funding methods www.govexec.com
Stadium Naming Rights Talks Continue www.wtopnews.com