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Wednesday, April 27, 2005

Wed Apr 27 17:05:00 2005
Deficit
Administration warns Congress on spending for highway bill www.signonsandiego.com
[Economics & Justice]Bush losing gamble on economy www.koreaherald.co.kr
Ex-House speaker criticizes Bush economic policies www.news-journal.com
Idea to track students stirs privacy worries www.post-gazette.com
US is China Bashing - Putting Up The Barricades egyptelection.com
An Extremist By Any Other Name is Still Extremist www.scoop.co.nz
The selling of a governor www.chicagotribune.com
Social Security debate returns to Shreveport www.shreveporttimes.com
Sherwood: Fix Social Security www.dailyitem.com
Senate begins difficult Social Security challenge seattletimes.nwsource.com
Arthur Shaw: Ecuador's Palacio will have to choose ... if he hasn' ... www.vheadline.com
Letter: Are We Better Off Now? www.yankton.net
Farmers push for use of ethanol as gasoline additive www.tuscaloosanews.com
Fed chief's words on deficit, taxes worth heeding www.modbee.com
Highway bill still faces veto threat washingtontimes.com
Bush Threatens Veto on Highway Bill www.washingtonpost.com
Bolton and DeLay Fiascos Highlight Revolt Against Bush www.larouchepub.com
CFO Blog: Ron's Rant www.cfo.com
Governor promises to fund tanker fleet insidebayarea.com
An Extremist By Any Other Name is Still an Extremist www.opednews.com
Medicaid vote an obstacle for GOP www.thehill.com
Senate Panel May Not Have Votes For Bush Social Security Proposal www.theday.com
Day sees little budging on Social Security www.ardemgaz.com
A Tax-Cutter Tries to Solve Indiana's Economy npr.streamsage.com
What's the Estate Tax Worth? online.wsj.com
GOP may not have votes for Social Security plan www.contracostatimes.com
Sticking it to the middle class www.mtexpress.com
Two questions, MARK REYNOLDS, Antrim - Letter www.cmonitor.com
Negotiators set target for spending cuts www.govexec.com
Budget cuts may dry funds up for some home.hamptonroads.com
At Opening Social Security Hearing, Bush's Fight Looks Largely ... www.nytimes.com
Bush threatens veto on highway bill newsobserver.com
Administration Warns Congress On Spending For Highway Bill www.kotv.com
Why the will of the people is supreme in governance �Adams ... www.vanguardngr.com
Worrying About �W� www.intellectualconservative.com
Veto threatened on highway spending www.cnn.com
Social Security fight hits the Hill www.philly.com

Jeff-Gannon
Argus Hamilton - 'Humor' www.wiscnews.com
Making Connections www.alternet.org
Secret Service releases Gannon records www.advocate.com
New Revelations About White House's Gay Hustler www.365gay.com
Abdullah Will Talk Oil on Splash Day www.spoofnews.com

Supreme-Court
9:30 AM News Update - Gaming Company Proposes Buying Vernon Downs www.newswatch50.com
Frist rebuffs Democrats� deal offers on nominees www.nashuatelegraph.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster www.11alive.com
Nuclear Option in a Religious War am.novopress.info
Argus Hamilton - 'Humor' www.wiscnews.com
Fox News Alert! Information unflattering to Bush administration ... www.newshounds.us
India's arms purchase hits a roadblock www.atimes.com
Majority In US Supports Abortion Rights www.angus-reid.com
Frist won't allow deal with Democrats on judicial filibusters www.billingsgazette.com
Death sentences at lowest point since 1976 www.fortmilltimes.com
Dole: Changing Senate rules last resort morningsun.net
Pro-Christian petition causes stir at Snow Coll. www.sltrib.com
Same story, different headlines www.houstonvoice.com
ADIRONDACK ARC WORKER SENTENCED FOR EMBEZZLING FUNDS FROM CHILDREN www.newswatch50.com
Beware of changing the rules www.iht.com
Death Sentences at Lowest Point Since 1976 www.heraldtribune.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster Fight www.phillyburbs.com
Frist: No deal unless all judicial picks voted on www.ardemgaz.com
End Abuse of Filibuster www.outsidethebeltway.com
ARGUMENTS IN STATE COURT TODAY OVER CAMERAS IN THE COURTROOM www.newswatch50.com
Frist says he won't accept deal that lets Democrats block future ... www.nctimes.com
Let the speeches begin www.latimes.com
FRIST SAYS HE WON'T ACCEPT A DEAL THAT LETS DEMOCRATS BLOCK FUTURE ... www.zwire.com
Nuclear option in a religious war worldnetdaily.com
Timeless principles washingtontimes.com
Long-winded lawmakers nothing new www.tallahassee.com
Broward students may get away with 'offensive' attire, School ... www.sun-sentinel.com
Frist rejects deals in filibuster fight www.centredaily.com
Carbullido delivers 2005 State of the Judiciary Address www.kuam.com
Congress leader gets Bush backing www.theage.com.au
San Diego: What Now? www.voiceofsandiego.org
Traditional Filibuster Has Served Nation Well www.theday.com
Frist won't back down on judicial filibusters www.boston.com
Personnel Announcement April 26, 2005 www.noticias.info
DEC FINDS CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE IN WILD DEER www.newswatch50.com
GOP Pushes Bolton Floor Vote www.washingtonpost.com
BIGFOOT VIDEO SOLD TO US TELEVISION SHOW www.newswatch50.com
Changing Senate rules last resort but GOP needs to lead www.dodgeglobe.com
MALONE WOMAN SENTENCED FOR EMBEZZLING BANK FUNDS www.newswatch50.com
8:30 AM News Update - Rape Suspect Declared Unfit To Stand Trial www.newswatch50.com
School board alters dress code www.bradenton.com
The Loss of Civility www.counterbias.com
A SLIPPERY SLOPE www.canoe.ca
Reid reaches for compromise on judicial filibuster www.reviewjournal.com
How Blackwell and Petro Saved Bush�s Brain: And the rise of the ... www.freepress.org
Americans United Criticizes Judicial Nominee's Claim That America ... www.civilrights.org
Bob Dole Shares His Story At KU Institute www.thekansascitychannel.com
End abuse of filibuster www.usatoday.com
Where�s the outrage? www.advocate.com
Republicans won't budge on judges www.freep.com

Social-Security
Hastert Offers to Scrap Disputed Ethics Rules www.latimes.com
Bush Turns Down the Heat on His New Energy Policy www.unconfirmedsources.com
The revolt of America's moderates www.workingforchange.com
Bush hanging tough on Social Security overhaul www.knoxstudio.com
Nuclear Option in a Religious War am.novopress.info
Not Energized by Bush's Energy Bill www.cato.org
GOP weighs concessions on ethics panel www.contracostatimes.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
Congress lines up on Social Security www.ocregister.com
Senate GOP Starts Work on Social Security www.civilrights.org
House Republicans Ready to Reverse Ethics Rules (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
(covering polls and related articles from the week of April 18 ... www.americanprogress.org
Bipartisan Bungling on Borders: Hillary and Bush Both Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
GOP weighs retreat on ethics committee msnbc.msn.com
That Bush political capital thing msnbc.msn.com
Social Security duel shifts to Senate www.buffalonews.com
Demonstrators gather at President Bush event in Galveston abclocal.go.com
Coalition hopes to sway Smith on Social Security www.newsreview.info
GOP Goes it Alone on Private Accounts www.civilrights.org
Krolicki, Democrats, at odds over scholarships www.lasvegassun.com
AP Top News at 3:11 am EDT www.timesdaily.com
Pro-Bush, anti-Bush protesters face off during visit www.khou.com
DeLay Faces `Drip Drip' of Bad News That Took Down Past Leaders quote.bloomberg.com
DeLay Faces Bad-News `Drip' That Felled Past Leaders (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
Bolton and DeLay Fiascos Highlight Revolt Against Bush www.larouchepub.com
GOP Weighs Concessions on Ethics Panel www.washingtonpost.com
Senators start work on Social Security www.sj-r.com
National Briefs -- 04/27/05 www.kxan.com
Privatization panned www.seacoastonline.com
GOP Weighing New Concessions on Ethics www.zwire.com
Obama: Bush SS plan dead qconline.com
Parties spar over Social Security www.marinij.com
GOP: The gathering storm bluemassgroup.typepad.com
President gives DeLay public show of support www.khou.com
Partisan Divide on Social Security Widens www.zwire.com
Committee may stall Bush's Social Security plan www.insidebayarea.com
`Drip, Drip' www.bloomberg.com
House Republicans Ready to Reverse Ethics Rules (Update2) www.bloomberg.com
Bush shows support for DeLay www.oudaily.com
Save the Democrats mharring.redstate.org
Hastert Ready to 'Step Back' on Ethics Rules www.foxnews.com
Partisan divide on Social Security widens www.thestate.com
Bush gives embattled DeLay a boost www.wpherald.com
State Democrats bite into Bush plan columbiamissourian.com
Lawmakers debate Social Security debate www.kaleo.org
Senate Panel Studies Social Security Proposals npr.streamsage.com
Reform blasted by 2 Democrats from 7th District www.phillyburbs.com
Party differences hardening on Social Security proposal www.napanews.com
Senate Takes up Social Security www.civilrights.org
EDITORIAL: Senators on both sides must grow up www.lenconnect.com
Bush Continues Cross-Country Social Security Crusade www.cbn.com
House Republicans Ready to Reverse Ethics Rules (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
Rep. Salazar steps up efforts against Bush Social Security plan durangoherald.com
Dems go after Bush Social Security plan www.azdailysun.com

Tax-Cuts
[Economics & Justice]Bush losing gamble on economy www.koreaherald.co.kr
Ex-House speaker criticizes Bush economic policies www.news-journal.com
PM grabs NDP lifeline www.canoe.ca
Angry Labour voters don't care about social justice www.guardian.co.uk
Layton defends deal with Liberals www.canada.com
Canada's Liberals Look Set to Buy Time with Deal www.reuters.ca
Martin buys NDP's support www.canada.com
Layton, Liberals strike accord www.herald.ns.ca
Goodale Sees No Deficit Threat in New Budget www.metronews.ca
Senate GOP Starts Work on Social Security www.latimes.com
Budget should keep promises before making new ones www.islandpacket.com
NDP, Liberals agree in principle on budget deal www.ctv.ca
Fed chief's words on deficit, taxes worth heeding www.modbee.com
Hongrie : la route vers l'euro demeure sem�e d'emb�ches www.euractiv.com
CFO Blog: Ron's Rant www.cfo.com
Berlusconi faces vote as tax cut pledge is weakened news.ft.com
McGuinty questions viability of Martin's deal with NDP to change ... www.macleans.ca
Martin, Layton reach deal to prop up shaky Liberal minority ... www.macleans.ca
Sideshow issues www.concordmonitor.com
Nova Scotia budget banks on offshore funds while investing big in ... www.macleans.ca
A Tax-Cutter Tries to Solve Indiana's Economy npr.streamsage.com
What's the Estate Tax Worth? online.wsj.com
Martin to Dip Into Reserve to Buy Support www.metronews.ca
Sticking it to the middle class www.mtexpress.com
McGuinty questions PM, Layton deal www.canada.com
NDP to prop up Martin's Liberals www.canada.com
Religious groups gather for 'Justice Wednesday' pray-in on budget www.ncccusa.org
Corporate tax cuts scrapped as NDP, Liberals strike deal www.canada.com
PM pins hopes on NDP lifeline www.thestar.com
Business leaders condemn Liberal decision to rollback corporate ... www.canada.com
Layton defends deal with Liberals to divert $4.6 billion to social ... www.macleans.ca
Critics Slam 'Crummy' Political Deal www.reuters.ca
Education, health among top priorities in $5.5b plan www.herald.ns.ca
McGuinty questions viability of Liberal, NDP deal www.ctv.ca
PM, NDP agree on budget www.canoe.ca
Canada's Liberals May Not Be Able to Avert Elections With Pact www.bloomberg.com
Wealthy business owners, consumers fear bursting real estate ... www.inman.com
Martin, Layton reach deal www.canada.com
Affluent American Business Owners More Confident About Economy ... biz.yahoo.com
Canada's Goodale Says No Chance of Budget Deficit www.metronews.ca
Democrats unveil Congressional agenda www.mercurynews.com
The race for the euro: Hungary running out of steam? www.euractiv.com
USD Stabilizes Post Housing-Fuelled Gains www.forexnews.com
Budget concessions buy the Liberals some time www.ctv.ca
Business groups slam Liberal-NDP deal www.cbc.ca
Martin, Layton reach deal to prop up Liberal minority government www.macleans.ca
NS budget cuts business taxes, invests in health care, education www.canadaeast.com

Federal-Tax-Reform
Sticking it to the middle class www.mtexpress.com

Medicare-prescription-drug
Use of generic drugs boosts Medco profit www.nj.com
Medco profit rises in first quarter www.businessweek.com
Medco profit rises in first quarter on new business gains www.sanluisobispo.com
CMS PROPOSES FY 2006 RATE INCREASES FOR INPATIENT STAYS IN ACUTE ... communitydispatch.com
Medco Profit Rises in First Quarter www.washingtonpost.com
Frist finds it's tough to lead Senate while he's aiming at the ... www.thehill.com
Blunt's signature makes cuts to Medicaid official www.kansascity.com
Son of Humana co-founder chosen as Humana chairman www.thestate.com

Joe-Biden
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Democrats on the Run, Fear Backlash www.rushlimbaugh.com
To tell the truth washingtontimes.com
Nuclear Option in a Religious War am.novopress.info
Inquiry into Bush UN nominee widens; New claims considered rawstory.com
John Bolton and Iran ... a 'must have' candidate worldnetdaily.com
Senate showdown no need to go nuclear www.denverpost.com
Nuclear option in a religious war worldnetdaily.com
Mystery of the Democrats' New Spine www.opednews.com
Stations, stop singing the news to me www.delmarvanow.com
Charles Shaw: Regulated Resistance www.scoop.co.nz

Robert-Byrd
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Bipartisan bungling on borders www.townhall.com
President Bush and Hillary Clinton Identical on Immigration www.nationalledger.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
Bipartisan Bungling on Borders: Hillary and Bush Both Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
Up, Down or Out www.nytimes.com
Bipartisan Bungling On Borders www.gopusa.com
Beware of changing the rules www.iht.com
Befuddled With Life www.sierratimes.com
Many now living have known nothing but judicial tyranny www.sunherald.com
By any name, the nuclear option stinks www.qctimes.com
SHUT 'EM DOWN HARRY story.news.yahoo.com
Bob Dole weighs in on the judicial filibuster www.qando.net
MOVEON, MOVIN' ON UP www.nypost.com
Q&A on the news www.startribune.com
Time to take stand on judicial appointments www.nashuatelegraph.com
What will be the defining issue over the next ten years? www.thehill.com
A time for choosing hollandsentinel.com
GOP majority seeks to rule, not govern www.centredaily.com
Why Legislators May Never Stop Learning, By Afikuyomi allafrica.com
Act now, or lose the chance www.charlotte.com
Time for Republicans to choose to use their power www.centredaily.com
Carl Leubsdorf: Moving Target www.dallasnews.com
Christian Right Goes Nuclear www.alternet.org
Marjorie Cohn: Right to Choice under Nuke Attack www.scoop.co.nz
A time for choosing II washingtontimes.com
Ivins: GOP uses nice words to nuke filibusters that protect ... www.sltrib.com
DNC: Just Who is the Party of Obstruction? www.noticias.info
City, county at odds over Redhawk annexation funds www.nctimes.com
Another time for choosing www.contracostatimes.com
What's really on the line is the Constitution's checks on ... www.fortwayne.com

Barbara-Boxer
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Lawmakers expect fight over immigration bill news.newspress.com
Humboldt's 'ambassador' to Washington visits the Pentagon www.times-standard.com
Who's Pro-Choice Now? www.cato.org
Statement of National Environmental Trust Vice President Kevin ... press.arrivenet.com
Bush says private accounts can work www.dallasnews.com
Update 1: FTC Chairwoman to Sit Out Valero Case www.forbes.com
Bush Campaigns for Private Benefits Plan in Texas www.latimes.com
Bipartisan reform of Social Security unlikely, senators say www.knoxstudio.com
FTC chairwoman to sit out Valero case www.dentonrc.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
FTC chairwoman to sit out Valero-Premcor case www.marketwatch.com
Another View: The real John Bolton is not the man described by ... www.theunionleader.com
You're a mean one, Mr. Bolton - and that's why we need you at the ... www.townhall.com
Social Security Reform? Not Bloody Likely www.capitolhillblue.com
Renew the USA Patriot Act now www.webcommentary.com
Q&A on the news www.startribune.com
That's Why We Need You at the UN www.omegaletter.com
Polls tally a bad month for some pols www.hernandotoday.com
Workers, growers praise federal AgJobs bill www.santacruzsentinel.com
Bush attacks small business www.sfbg.com
"Pro-Choice" Advocates Only Back Choice on Abortion www.lifenews.com
LACAAW: Over 1000 Expected at Denim Day in LA Rally & Speak-Out in ... home.businesswire.com
Bush lauds Galveston's retirement accounts www.chron.com
FTC Chairwoman to Sit Out Valero Case www.washingtonpost.com
Bill seeks compromise on emergency contraception www.californiaaggie.com
Guest commentary: In defense of UN nominee Bolton www.naplesnews.com
Jonah Goldberg www.jewishworldreview.com
Bush Takes Social Security Plan to Texas www.latimes.com
Bush Takes Social Security Push to Texas www.latimes.com
Decline in the ranks? www.contracostatimes.com
Retirement plan splits senators www.sacbee.com
We may need Russian tankers to fight wildfires www.insidebayarea.com
Ruzicka; The quintessential global citizen' International ... www.willitsnews.com
Business Digest www.baltimoresun.com
Socially challenged ambassador www.sfgate.com
Charles Shaw: Regulated Resistance www.scoop.co.nz
New report on Texas workers shows privatization doesn't work ... news.newspress.com
Debate begins on overhauling Social Security with both sides fully ... www.post-gazette.com

Hillary-Clinton
Bipartisan bungling on borders www.townhall.com
Kentuckians boost DeLay's legal fund www.courier-journal.com
State gives big to help DeLay www.courier-journal.com
Ex-Mass. Gov. Weld May Run for NY Office npr.streamsage.com
President Bush and Hillary Clinton Identical on Immigration www.nationalledger.com
Lifestyles of the rich and famous - - and connected www.renewamerica.us
He's gone, they suffer www.nydailynews.com
Bipartisan Bungling on Borders: Hillary and Bush Both Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
Democrats Stage Rally for Social Security www.in-forum.com
Bipartisan Bungling On Borders www.gopusa.com
Magaziner lectures on AIDS crisis www.thedartmouth.com
Vietnam after three decades of change www.asiamedia.ucla.edu
Lifestyles Of The Rich And Famous � And Connected www.americandaily.com
The battle over birth control www.salon.com
Donors made Kentucky 2nd in contributions to DeLay defense fund www.wkyt.com
Dole speaks at KU www.ljworld.com
Polls tally a bad month for some pols www.hernandotoday.com
Outsourcing of X-rays under scanner in US www.hindustantimes.com
Graham: Expanded health benefits for reservists not enough www.beaufortgazette.com
Republican chairman shares optimistic forecast www.sooeveningnews.com
Lifestyles of the rich and famous � and connected www.mensnewsdaily.com
Has Matt Drudge become part of the media establishment he once ... www.thestate.com
Parker: White flowers ordered for Oprah event; white food banned www.rockymountainnews.com
Confections of a Beltway insider u.sbsun.com
Missouri Democrat Clay will switch vote, back abortion bill in ... www.sanluisobispo.com
Kentucky 2nd in contributions to DeLay defense fund www.whas11.com
Lawmakers call on Wal-Mart to boost wages for female workers www.arkansasnews.com
Expanded health insurance for Guard, Reserve in effect www.independentmail.com
Governor Weld once again? www.berkshireeagle.com
Frist to Press for Release of Clinton IRS Report www.newsmax.com
Can `The Hammer' handle the heat? www.chicagotribune.com
Break Senate stalemate, Dole says www.kansascity.com
Rhetoric On Judicial Appointments Has Gotten Out Of Hand www.chattanoogan.com
Margarita: A healthier walk is needed for the Sesame Street ... www2.townonline.com
Ognibene Will Fight Bloomberg All the Way to November Election www.nysun.com

Jon-Corzine
Campaign cash can find plenty of hole www.bergen.com
Federal aid available for flood victims www.zwire.com
Officials' roads could lead to Washington www.nj.com
Never again? www.bergen.com
Q&A on the news www.startribune.com
Currant Events www.nj.com
Former Security Official: Chemical Plants Vulnerable www.foxnews.com
Most Hill staffers who left for Kerry have found new jobs www.thehill.com
Corzine victory may set shift in motion www.nj.com

Howard-Dean
The Screams That Deaniacs Need to Hear www.dissidentvoice.org
Those Freepers are Pushing a Holy War on Filibusters www.nationalledger.com
Gore to Headline MoveOn Rally Against Nuclear Option www.outsidethebeltway.com
Democrats discover a severe 'parents gap' www.insightmag.com
Accent-uating the negative www.augustafreepress.com
Dateline Iowa desmoinesregister.com
Intervention spin cycle www.freepress.org
Intervention Spin Cycle www.gnn.tv
Open House at Dems' new year round office bend.com
Coming soon to a Southern city near you www.sunherald.com
Smartpaper Networks Appoints Terry L. Lierman as ChairmanUnique ... www.mysan.de
5 years later, civil unions still strong www.benningtonbanner.com
Uncluttered: Yoga and the art of letting go www.news-record.com
Missouri Democrat Clay will switch vote, back abortion bill in ... www.sanluisobispo.com
Vermont Considers Canadian-Style Health Care www.heartland.org
�The world is a better place because he lived� independent.gmnews.com
What Can We the People Do About Election Fraud? www.scoop.co.nz
Mr. X Agonistes www.nysun.com
DNC: Just Who is the Party of Obstruction? www.noticias.info
Smartpaper Networks Appoints Terry L. Lierman as Chairman biz.yahoo.com
Oregon Democrats set sights on rural seats www.eastoregonian.info
Charles Shaw: Regulated Resistance www.scoop.co.nz

Christopher-Dodd
Bolton Probe Continues www.macnewsworld.com
Another View: The real John Bolton is not the man described by ... www.theunionleader.com
Senate panel digs for more information on Bolton www.cnn.com
Senate panel digs for more information about Bolton www.usatoday.com
Bolton and DeLay Fiascos Highlight Revolt Against Bush www.larouchepub.com
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Prepares Questions for Bolton www.sci-tech-today.com
Republicans Doubt Bolton Confirmation www.sci-tech-today.com
Committee prepares questions for Bolton www.kansascity.com
Bolton Remains On The Ropes www.cbsnews.com
Committee prepares questions for Bolton, sets up more interviews www.newsday.com
Guest commentary: In defense of UN nominee Bolton www.naplesnews.com
DNC: Just Who is the Party of Obstruction? www.noticias.info
Questions for UN nominee a lengthy list www.dailyvanguard.com
Senate committee putting together questions, interviews on Bolton www.stamfordadvocate.com
Committee Prepares Questions for Bolton www.washingtonpost.com
Committee Readies Questions for Bolton www.macnewsworld.com

Elizabeth-Dole
Political influence necessary in fight to save shipyard www.seacoastonline.com
Media firm buys sites for Santorum's 2008 run www.thehill.com

Pete-Domenici
9:40 am: Bush seeks refineries at former defense bases, help for ... www.freenewmexican.com
President Bush Seeks Refineries At Former Defense Bases www.wlox.com
Bush Unveiling New Energy Plans www.cbsnews.com
Northrop Grumman to seek lab contract www.lamonitor.com
Bush to Propose Using Old Bases for Refinery Sites (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
Bush wants refineries at ex-defense bases www.mercurynews.com
Bush pushes fro more refineries, help for nuclear industry www.billingsgazette.com
Energy initiatives proposed www.thetranscript.com
Bush to Propose Using Old Bases for Refinery Sites, Aides Say www.bloomberg.com
Bush Wants Refineries at Ex-Defense Bases abcnews.go.com

Diane-Feinstein
A salute to small business www.sfbg.com
Bush attacks small business www.sfbg.com
LACAAW: Over 1000 Expected at Denim Day in LA Rally & Speak-Out in ... home.businesswire.com

Russ-Feingold
Sensenbrenner�s travel tops list www.wisinfo.com
Voinovich Has 'New Outlook' on Bolton Nomination www.townhall.com
Sensenbrenner�s sponsored travel tops list www.greenbaypressgazette.com

Dianne-Feinstein
Bipartisan bungling on borders www.townhall.com
Lawmakers expect fight over immigration bill news.newspress.com
Fire officials reveal uncertainties to Congress panel www.insidebayarea.com
Senators push for changes to asbestos bill www.marketwatch.com
Confusion reigns in tanker crisis www.insidebayarea.com
President Bush and Hillary Clinton Identical on Immigration www.nationalledger.com
Top science group offers stem cell ethics rules www.sfgate.com
Bipartisan Bungling on Borders: Hillary and Bush Both Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
Bipartisan Bungling On Borders www.gopusa.com
Feds can't quell growing firestorm www.insidebayarea.com
Workers, growers praise federal AgJobs bill www.santacruzsentinel.com
Insecurities over Indian outsourcing www.zdnet.com.au
Officials reveal uncertainties over tankers www.insidebayarea.com
Asbestos Bill Gains Sponsor, Two Opponents at Hearing (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
Decline in the ranks? www.contracostatimes.com
Rhetoric On Judicial Appointments Has Gotten Out Of Hand www.chattanoogan.com
Specter stokes asbestos squabble ydr.com
We may need Russian tankers to fight wildfires www.insidebayarea.com
Longs to shift some medicines behind the counter www.contracostatimes.com
Gay marriage battle expected in Assembly www.staronline.com
Longs to hide pseudoephedrine pacific.bizjournals.com

Bill-Frist
Pro-family leaders call for end to judicial filibusters www.floridabaptistwitness.com
The Senate and Filibuster Changes www.npr.org
Senate Committee Putting Together Questions, More Interviews Over ... www.kotv.com
The revolt of America's moderates www.workingforchange.com
US legislation for global health corps www.newindpress.com
Nuclear Option in a Religious War www.humaneventsonline.com
Bolton Probe Continues www.macnewsworld.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
So, who's doing the judging? www.t-g.com
Don�t Get Frist and Justice Sunday www.bayoubuzz.com
Christian Coalition President Roberta Combs Tells Democrats: 'Stop ... press.arrivenet.com
Tom DeLay's Banana Republic www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
That Bush political capital thing msnbc.msn.com
Beware of changing the rules www.iht.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster Fight abcnews.go.com
Religious conservatives' selective memory on their own "anti ... mediamatters.org
Frist rejects deals in filibuster fight news.bostonherald.com
Committee prepares questions for Bolton news.bostonherald.com
To: National Desk releases.usnewswire.com
GOP: The gathering storm bluemassgroup.typepad.com
Secrets and lies and lies and more lies www.alternet.org
Christian Coalition President Roberta Combs Tells Democrats: "Stop ... www.earnedmedia.org
Scary things happening in the Senate www.ecnnews.com
Sen. Frist rejects idea of compromise on filibuster www.oxfordpress.com
Frist won't compromise on Senate filibuster over judges www.wbir.com
Editorial: Bouquets & brickbats www.abqtrib.com
In politics, something's gotta change barometer.orst.edu
Bush to Give Major Energy Policy Address before Small Business ... www.hpj.com
Here Kitty, Kitty, Kitty blogcritics.org
Filibuster Frist www.civilrights.org
Thompson talks about Iraq, filibusters and religion in politics www.record-bee.com
Filibuster Wars: Democrats and GOP Must Avert a Showdown www.civilrights.org
Frist to Press for Release of Clinton IRS Report www.newsmax.com
Committee Readies Questions for Bolton www.macnewsworld.com
President Bush, Republicans Also Reject Deal on Pro-Life Judges www.lifenews.com
Frist to Democrats: No Deal on Judges www.civilrights.org
EDITORIAL: Senators on both sides must grow up www.lenconnect.com
Be Careful What You Pray For www.thenation.com
What's really on the line is the Constitution's checks on ... www.fortwayne.com
Filibuster wars: Democrats and GOP must avert a showdown www.fortwayne.com

Tom-Harkin
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
King tells Siouxlanders of trip to pope's installation www.siouxcityjournal.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
Board does right by ammunition workers. Will others? desmoinesregister.com
GAO faults FDA handling of BSE-linked feed ban www.cidrap.umn.edu
Panel approves speeding payments to Iowa workers www.wqad.com
Mudslinging not sticking www.townhall.com
Private panel poses ethics guidelines for stem cell study www.baltimoresun.com
Home Loan Bank Pledges $500 Million For Rural Economic Development www.primezone.com

Orrin-Hatch
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Senators push for changes to asbestos bill www.marketwatch.com
US panel urges new rules for stem-cell research www.alertnet.org
US Panel Urges New Rules For Stem-Cell Research www.planetark.com
Groups say, 'No human is illegal' www.dailytexanonline.com
Asbestos Bill Gains Sponsor, Two Opponents at Hearing (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
Democrats search mud to try to slime Pryor www.al.com
Millions of employed Americans uninsured and unable to get Medical ... www.news-medical.net
Confirm Janice Brown Now www.humaneventsonline.com
Panel Urges New Rules for Stem-Cell Research today.reuters.co.uk
Create education access for all www.miami.com
Specter stokes asbestos squabble ydr.com
Business Digest www.sltrib.com
Working But Uninsured: Millions of Employed Americans Uninsured ... www.prnewswire.com
Confirm Janice Brown now www.townhall.com

James-Inhofe
Administration warns Congress on spending for highway bill www.signonsandiego.com
Bush Threatens Veto on Highway Bill www.washingtonpost.com
Bush threatens veto on highway bill newsobserver.com
Veto threatened on highway spending www.cnn.com

Ted-Kennedy
Side Tracks thetrack.bostonherald.com
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Bipartisan bungling on borders www.townhall.com
Lawmakers expect fight over immigration bill news.newspress.com
Student loans . . . or ripoffs? washingtontimes.com
President Bush and Hillary Clinton Identical on Immigration www.nationalledger.com
The "Conventional Weapons Option" www.qando.net
Bipartisan Bungling on Borders: Hillary and Bush Both Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
Senate Panel To Vote Thursday On Asbestos: Spector www.nationalunderwriter.com
Renew the USA Patriot Act now www.webcommentary.com
John Bolton and Iran ... a 'must have' candidate worldnetdaily.com
Timeless principles washingtontimes.com
Republican chairman shares optimistic forecast www.sooeveningnews.com
Media Stunned at Election of a Catholic as Pope www.chronwatch.com
Democrats are from Venus, Republicans are from Mars www.chronwatch.com
The illegals mess: Suffocating swarm... pittsburghlive.com
Democrats search mud to try to slime Pryor www.al.com
Reggie trying to get officer impersonation charge tossed www.nola.com
Virginia college town was both presidential, welcoming www.jg-tc.com
Swimmer Celebrates Abu Ghraib Day www.rushlimbaugh.com
Analysis: IRA breakup would put DUP in governments' crosshairs www.irishecho.com
Specter stokes asbestos squabble ydr.com
Charles Shaw: Regulated Resistance www.scoop.co.nz
Limbaugh, Scarborough: Democrats "celebrating" anniversary of Abu ... mediamatters.org

John-Kerry
The revolt of America's moderates www.workingforchange.com
Party differences hardening on Social Security; GOP senators may ... www.magicvalley.com
Differences harden over Social Security www.zwire.com
Heard on the Hill: Kerry bill backs religious workers www.ecnnews.com
Privatizing's bow shaky www.presstelegram.com
Senate group mulls plans for Social Security www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Could the May 5 election result harm our industry? www.consultant-news.com
Privatization panned www.seacoastonline.com
Bitch Slaps and Chipotle Orgasms www.cornellsun.com
Time to Rename Matthews' Show 'Cuddles with Chris' www.humaneventsonline.com
Has Matt Drudge become part of the media establishment he once ... www.thestate.com
The revolt of the center seattletimes.nwsource.com
It's Back to Schools for Candidates www.latimes.com
Judicial battle seen as attack on faith www.wpherald.com
Political influence necessary in fight to save shipyard www.seacoastonline.com
A reality check as the real work on private accounts starts www.philly.com
Executives from Forbes.com and Amazon.com's A9.com Added to ... home.businesswire.com
NRA taking Florida law on the road www.sunherald.com
Day sees little budging on Social Security www.ardemgaz.com
Guest commentary: In defense of UN nominee Bolton www.naplesnews.com
In politics, something's gotta change barometer.orst.edu
Writer shares dark view of Iraq www.herald-mail.com
Andy Borowitz: Bush to Wed Saudi Priince www.yubanet.com
Bush �tour� ridiculed www.smdailyjournal.org
Partisan divide on Social Security widens newsobserver.com
America's moderates in revolt www.denverpost.com
Partisanship deepens with Senate hearing www.rep-am.com
Hearing a reality check for White House www.azcentral.com
New Catholic Patriarch May Derail Hillary's White House Plans www.therealitycheck.org
The Unholy Alliance Against the Filibuster www.latimes.com
Dems go after Bush Social Security plan www.azdailysun.com
AP Special Correspondent www.nynewsday.com
Mixing Religion and Politics Always a Disaster www.capitolhillblue.com
As Britain prepares to vote, Blair faces uneasy issue of Iraq www.sptimes.com
Social Security split widens www.kansascity.com
Social Security hearing reaffirms distrust of private accounts www.contracostatimes.com
NEA is against education www.wpi.edu
Preemptive war against evil www.renewamerica.us
Weld serious about NY run www.berkshireeagle.com
Ex-governor weighs race in second state www.myrtlebeachonline.com
How did Bush choir go off pitch? toledoblade.com
Florida OKs new self-defense law seattletimes.nwsource.com
Senate panel divided www.dailynews.com
Senators start work on Social Security www.sj-r.com
Republican chairman shares optimistic forecast www.sooeveningnews.com
Grassley: Personal accounts part of Social Security rewrite desmoinesregister.com
Democrats blast Bush on Social Security www.boston.com
Weld's tilt at New York www.boston.com
Rally, hearing show split on Social Security www.nashuatelegraph.com
Party differences hardening on Social Security www.thedailytimes.com
Uncluttered: Yoga and the art of letting go www.news-record.com
Instant messages www.suntimes.com
Committee may stall Bush's Social Security plan www.insidebayarea.com
Partisan Divide on Social Security Widens www.chicagotribune.com
Intelliseek's BlogPulse.com Detects Shift in Top Personalities ... cincinnati.dbusinessnews.com
[Desk Column] Trip to Crawford times.hankooki.com
GOP may not have votes for Social Security plan www.contracostatimes.com
Requiem for the 'old media' www.lenconnect.com
New Pope, Old Name, Same Attitudes www.counterbias.com
Getting beyond the stem cell arguments www.decaturdailydemocrat.com
Three Photographers On Secretary Of State's Payroll www.wnbc.com
Lawmakers debate Social Security debate www.kaleo.org
Senators' debate on Social Security plan shows divide www.indystar.com
New Catholic Patriarch May Derail Hillary's White House Plans ... www.opinioneditorials.com
Party differences hardening on Social Security proposal www.napanews.com
No Time for Cheap Tricks www.nationalreview.com
Democrats go on offensive against Bush's proposals www.harktheherald.com
Opposition to privatizing Social Security mounts www.dailybreeze.com
Bush Bashing www.bellaonline.com
Rep. Salazar steps up efforts against Bush Social Security plan durangoherald.com
Social Security fight hits the Hill www.philly.com

Patrick-Leahy
Alum Jessica Blank writes, acts into spotlight www.blackandwhiteonline.net
Senators to push asbestos liability bill www.billingsgazette.com
Senators Continue to Push Asbestos Bill www.washingtonpost.com
US Asbestos Bill Gets Another Sponsor www.planetark.com
Plan to end asbestos suits suffering www.dailypress.com
Senate Panel To Vote Thursday On Asbestos: Spector www.nationalunderwriter.com
Religious conservatives' selective memory on their own "anti ... mediamatters.org
Many mourn rights activist killed in Iraq ncronline.org
Senators continue to push asbestos bill www.businessweek.com
Asbestos Bill Gains Sponsor, Two Opponents at Hearing (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
Confirm Janice Brown Now www.humaneventsonline.com
US averts eyes from Iraq war's civilian toll www.charlotte.com
Confirm Janice Brown now www.townhall.com
Asbestos Bill Gets Another Sponsor www.reuters.com
Friendships, Civility Fade Amid Partisan Bitterness www.capitolhillblue.com
Senators push for changes to asbestos bill www.marketwatch.com
Lawmakers push asbestos liability lawsuit ban www.spokesmanreview.com
Senators To Push Asbestos Bill Despite Opposition From Outside ... www.kotv.com
Q&A on the news www.startribune.com
Senators to push asbestos bill www.detnews.com
Senators to push asbestos bill despite opposition from outside ... www.fox23news.com
Forest staff flooded with e-mail touting protected wilderness www.rutlandherald.com
Aruntx Podcasting Syndication Announces Microsoft Research Tech ... press.namct.com
Senate comity fades as once-friendly leaders duel www.timesrecordnews.com
Lawmakers at impasse over use of filibusters seattletimes.nwsource.com
Specter stokes asbestos squabble ydr.com
Senators clash over asbestos www.reformer.com
UPDATE 1-US asbestos bill gains another sponsor www.reuters.com
UPDATE 2-US asbestos bill gets another sponsor www.reuters.com

Joe-Lieberman
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Democrats hold Social Security unity rally www.connpost.com
A list of grievances www.dailycampus.com
Former Security Official: Chemical Plants Vulnerable www.foxnews.com
Mystery of the Democrats' New Spine www.opednews.com
Political attention deficit disorder washingtontimes.com
Charles Shaw: Regulated Resistance www.scoop.co.nz

Trent-Lott
OUTSIDE THE BOX www.opinionjournal.com
Bush gives embattled DeLay a lift aboard Air Force One www.sfgate.com
CPB�s �Secrets and Lies�: Why the CPB Board Hid its Polls ... www.commondreams.org
By any name, the nuclear option stinks www.qctimes.com
DeLay Faces `Drip Drip' of Bad News That Took Down Past Leaders quote.bloomberg.com
DeLay Faces Bad-News `Drip' That Felled Past Leaders (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
Bush extends ride, kind words to DeLay www.spokesmanreview.com
Amtrak's hard times www.baltimoresun.com
Sen. Frist rejects idea of compromise on filibuster www.oxfordpress.com
Lott got opposite treatment from Bush www.azcentral.com
DeLay Is Flown, Shown With a Supportive Bush www.latimes.com
Sides dig in on Social Security revamp www.newsday.com
Ivins: GOP uses nice words to nuke filibusters that protect ... www.sltrib.com
Collins gets heat over filibuster vote pressherald.mainetoday.com
'Nuclear option' could threaten energy bill, Nelson says www.theindependent.com
Where�s the outrage? www.advocate.com
Unrelenting push for privatization www.newsday.com
Nuclear Deterrence www.washingtonpost.com
Molly Ivins wvgazette.com
Prosecutors Say Jennifer Diaz Will Testify www.wlox.com
Bush extends a helping hand to embattled DeLay www.contracostatimes.com
Embattled DeLay gets a lift from president www.chicagotribune.com
GOP majority seeks to rule, not govern www.centredaily.com
Frist finds it's tough to lead Senate while he's aiming at the ... www.thehill.com
Comments to "The politics of Defense" www.qando.net
Christian Right Goes Nuclear www.alternet.org
`Drip, Drip' www.bloomberg.com
Diaz plea muddies trial waters www.sunherald.com
The Lilliput Congress www.cbsnews.com
Sen. Frist rejects deal on nominees www.myrtlebeachonline.com

John-McCain
Congressman: 'NFL Policy Tough, but Not Perfect' philadelphia.comcastsportsnet.com
Congressman: NFL's steroids policy 'not perfect'; bill coming soon www.wtnh.com
Lawmaker: NFL steroids policy not perfect www.firstcoastnews.com
Congressman plans drug-testing bill for all sports www.baltimoresun.com
Virginia's Davis: NFL's steroids policy 'not perfect' www.wvec.com
Congress examines NFL's steroid policy in hearing www.nfl.com
Arizona City Lets Private Developer Control Phone and Internet ... www.americasnetwork.com
Congressman: NFL's Steroids Policy 'Not Perfect'; Bill Coming Soon www.ksdk.com
NFL Strengthens Testing Ahead of Hearing www.kfmb.com
Congressman warns NFL bill coming soon on testing www.sportsline.com
NFL to outline drug policy before Congress www.cbc.ca
Congressman questions league drug-testing program money.cnn.com
A One Cable Company Town www.broadbandreports.com
Congressman: NFL's Steroids Policy 'Not Perfect' www.nbc11.com
Congressman calls steroids policy 'not perfect' msn.foxsports.com
Steroids are focus of new round of hearings www.chron.com
Congressman: NFL's steroids policy 'not perfect' www.signonsandiego.com
Davis: NFL drug policy 'not perfect' www.tsn.ca
NFL: Lawmaker calls for tougher drug testing www.kvue.com
10 witnesses scheduled to appear sports.espn.go.com
NFL's steroids policy 'not perfect'; bill coming soon patriots.bostonherald.com
The NFL Faces Congress cbs2chicago.com
Lawmaker: NFL Steroids Policy Not Perfect www.phillyburbs.com

Barbara-Mikulski
Cardin announces Senate candidacy washingtontimes.com
Senator: Pension woes like S&L crisis www.mcall.com
White House again endorses immigration restrictions www.dfw.com
Q&A on the news www.startribune.com
Pension panel cites S&L collapse www.twincities.com

Bill-Nelson
Administration warns Congress on spending for highway bill www.signonsandiego.com
Pro-family leaders call for end to judicial filibusters www.floridabaptistwitness.com
LOP's water plant finishes $7.2 million expansion www.auburnjournal.com
Santorum: Let's control the weather info www.timesonline.com
Caucus wants firm pressure on Castro www.miami.com
Proposed bill would change National Weather Service www.usatoday.com
Identity thieves stalk your good name www.miami.com
Florida Lawmakers Weigh In On FEMA Inspectors Scandal www.local10.com
Voinovich Has 'New Outlook' on Bolton Nomination www.townhall.com
US Rep. Shaw joins calls for answers from FEMA in hiring ... www.sun-sentinel.com
Roundup: Senators would boost payments for people wrongly ... www.statesman.com
'Nuclear option' could threaten energy bill, Nelson says www.theindependent.com
Florida lawmakers weigh in on FEMA inspectors with police records www.tuscaloosanews.com
Legislation would speed emergency aid www.news-press.com
Rebooting an injured brain www.heraldnet.com
Highway bill still faces veto threat washingtontimes.com
From the start, Democrats were against Bolton washingtontimes.com
Bush Threatens Veto on Highway Bill www.washingtonpost.com
Santorum's bill would change National Weather Service offerings www.pennlive.com
The tipping point www.floridatoday.com
Bush threatens veto on highway bill newsobserver.com
Veto threatened on highway spending www.cnn.com

Barack-Obama
Sen. Obama Pushes for Ethanol Growth renewableenergyaccess.com
A Book Party Supreme www.washingtonpost.com
Obama: Bush SS plan dead qconline.com
A reality check as the real work on private accounts starts www.philly.com
Senate takes up Social Security www.chicagotribune.com
Hearing a reality check for White House www.azcentral.com
Social Security hearing reaffirms distrust of private accounts www.contracostatimes.com
Hearing a reality check for Bush administration www.kentucky.com
From the start, Democrats were against Bolton washingtontimes.com
Obama, Durbin rally against Bush's Social Security plan www.wqad.com
Rockford delegation lobbies in capital www.rrstar.com
Mudslinging not sticking www.townhall.com
Dubin receives Clinton Leadership Award www.midweeknews.com
Dems smell win, hold firm: no accounts www.suntimes.com
Lawmakers debate Social Security debate www.kaleo.org
Debate begins on overhauling Social Security with both sides fully ... www.post-gazette.com

Harry-Reid
Pro-family leaders call for end to judicial filibusters www.floridabaptistwitness.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster www.11alive.com
Nuclear Option in a Religious War www.humaneventsonline.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster Fight www.civilrights.org
Another stab at the dollar coin? money.cnn.com
Frist rejects deals in filibuster fight www.montereyherald.com
Sen. Frist rejects idea of compromise on filibuster www.oxfordpress.com
Frist won't compromise on Senate filibuster over judges www.wbir.com
Kentucky 2nd in contributions to DeLay defense fund www.whas11.com
Senate Panel Studies Social Security Proposals npr.streamsage.com
President Bush, Republicans Also Reject Deal on Pro-Life Judges www.lifenews.com
EDITORIAL: Senators on both sides must grow up www.lenconnect.com
Secrets and lies and lies and more lies www.alternet.org
Frist Was For a Compromise Before He Was Against It thinkprogress.org
Filibuster Wars: Democrats and GOP Must Avert a Showdown www.civilrights.org
The Loss of Civility www.counterbias.com
Lawmakers debate Social Security debate www.kaleo.org
Frist to Democrats: No Deal on Judges www.civilrights.org
Filibuster wars: Democrats and GOP must avert a showdown www.fortwayne.com

Ken-Salazar
Pro-family leaders call for end to judicial filibusters www.floridabaptistwitness.com
Death- call hoax scares relatives of US soldiers www.insidebayarea.com
Nothing to worry about www.sitnews.us
Religious conservatives' selective memory on their own "anti ... mediamatters.org
Senate showdown no need to go nuclear www.denverpost.com
Ft. Carson Families Victims Of Hoax news4colorado.com
Jay Ambrose: Nothing to worry about www.naplesnews.com
Faithless filibuster? www.fortwayne.com
Judges and Ice Cream theyellowline.blogspot.com
Dobson seen as driven,divisive www.denverpost.com
Senate Showdown No Need to Go Nuclear www.civilrights.org
On Point: Whitewash in Jeffco www.rockymountainnews.com
Colorado senators split on filibuster www.rockymountainnews.com

Rick-Santorum
Santorum: Let's control the weather info www.timesonline.com
Records show frequent contact between DeLay, lobbyist www.fosters.com
Records Show DeLay, Lobbyist Daily Contact www.guardian.co.uk
Heard on the Hill: Kerry bill backs religious workers www.ecnnews.com
A move in works for IRS www.philly.com
Start with solvency www.fortwayne.com
Senate GOP Starts Work on Social Security www.latimes.com
(covering polls and related articles from the week of April 18 ... www.americanprogress.org
Delay, lobbyist's ties close www.presstelegram.com
The oblivious right www.rutlandherald.com
Proposed bill would change National Weather Service www.usatoday.com
DNC: Just Who is the Party of Obstruction? www.noticias.info
Vaccine-Related Bills Spark Ire and Optimism www.foxnews.com
Republicans' reign of cluelessness continues www.tallahassee.com
DeLay, lobbyist were close www.smdailyjournal.org
Social Security battle moves to Capital Hill www.thesunlink.com
AP: Records Show Contact Between DeLay, Lobbyist www.click2houston.com
Social Security duel shifts to Senate www.buffalonews.com
Weather: Santorum bill offers cloud on horizon www.courierpress.com
Coalition hopes to sway Smith on Social Security www.newsreview.info
Polls tally a bad month for some pols www.hernandotoday.com
DeLay, Lobbyist Had Frequent Contact www.11alive.com
DeLay, lobbyist linked closely www.seacoastonline.com
Santorum's bill would change National Weather Service offerings www.philly.com
Nuking The Filibuster: How the GOP Wants to Put Duct Tape Around ... www.buzzflash.com
Frist finds it's tough to lead Senate while he's aiming at the ... www.thehill.com
Bush aide dismisses 'shrill cry' of press www.post-gazette.com
Records show DeLay, lobbyist daily contact www.timesleader.com
AP Enterprise: Records show contact between DeLay, lobbyist www.dfw.com
Debate begins on overhauling Social Security with both sides fully ... www.post-gazette.com
Media firm buys sites for Santorum's 2008 run www.thehill.com

Charles-Schumer
Frist rebuffs Democrats� deal offers on nominees www.nashuatelegraph.com
Senate gets energy bill as Republicans seek to tap into anger over ... www.tallahassee.com
$500 investment accounts proposed for every newborn child in ... www.midhudsonnews.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster www.11alive.com
GOP, Dems switched roles news.cincypost.com
Frist won't allow deal with Democrats on judicial filibusters www.billingsgazette.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster Fight www.sfgate.com
Frist: No deal unless all judicial picks voted on www.ardemgaz.com
MOVEON, MOVIN' ON UP www.nypost.com
Frist says he won't accept deal that lets Democrats block future ... www.nctimes.com
Frist rejects deals in filibuster fight www.centredaily.com
Frist won't back down on judicial filibusters www.boston.com
Sides dig in on Social Security revamp www.newsday.com
Frist, Reid Work on Judge-Approval Deal www.kfmb.com
Reid reaches for compromise on judicial filibuster www.reviewjournal.com
US Security Chief Says Security Funding Should Be Based on Terror ... www.truthnews.net
Things change, but the Democrats don't www.tallahassee.com
Unrelenting push for privatization www.newsday.com
US is China Bashing - Putting Up The Barricades egyptelection.com
US senators question ChevronTexaco-Unocal merger ogj.pennnet.com
FRIST SAYS HE WON'T ACCEPT A DEAL THAT LETS DEMOCRATS BLOCK FUTURE ... www.zwire.com
NY'S JUNKET JUNKIE www.nypost.com
Republicans are the new progressives www.newsday.com
Rhetoric On Judicial Appointments Has Gotten Out Of Hand www.chattanoogan.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
Special election opposed by county www.dailydemocrat.com
Governor's solar power plan advances www.staronline.com
First Lady says no plans to run for office u.dailynews.com
Same-Sex Marriage Bill Clears First Legislative Hurdle www.sacunion.com
New Bill Would Put ID on Every Bullet www.sacunion.com
First Lady Laura to Leno: No Run for Office for Me www.newsmax.com
First lady says no plans to seek office www.wvec.com
Let the speeches begin www.calendarlive.com
Let majority vote confirm federal judges www.contracostatimes.com
Turks protest Schwarzenegger Armenian genocide statement www.kurdmedia.com
Combat pay in the school wars www.sfgate.com
ID numbers for bullets gains Senate support www.whittierdailynews.com
Students Buff Up www.statehornet.com
Press Scan www.turkishpress.com
State regulator to look into insurers' premium reporting www.marketwatch.com
Bill to legalize gay marriage clears first legislative hurdle www.ocregister.com
Teachers may get layoff reprieve www.mercurynews.com
KUSD teachers protest budget www.record-bee.com
We may need Russian tankers to fight wildfires www.insidebayarea.com
Bill Overrides Limits on Inmate Interviews www.sacunion.com
Same-sex marriage bill gets vote www.presstelegram.com
Porous border benefits US www.insidebayarea.com
State senator calls out drug industry www.sgvtribune.com
Solar energy era dawns in valley www.thedesertsun.com
First Lady Says No Plans to Seek Office www.washingtonpost.com
Other view: Nurse shortage means not enough schools for training www.sacbee.com
Gay-marriage measure advances www.montereyherald.com
Action-hero governor is now in retreat www.concordmonitor.com
Calif. regulator eyes AIG workers' comp reporting www.investors.com
Group moves to ban Arnold's films www.dailynews.com
Farmers workers' comp costs drop www.contracostatimes.com
Oppose Real ID Act www.bangornews.com
Lodi Unified weighs value of pregnant teen program www.lodinews.com
First lady says on 'Tonight Show' she has no plans to seek higher ... news.bostonherald.com
No aspirations for holding office, Laura Bush says www.ctv.ca
Bill to track bullets pass committee www.ocregister.com
Democrat Deval Patrick announces run for governor www.shirleyoracle.com
Hard working immigrants vital to economic growth www.statehornet.com
Credit Schwarzenegger for fight to keep military bases www.whittierdailynews.com
First lady says on �Tonight Show� she has no plans to seek ... www.fosters.com
First lady Bush says on Tonight Show she has no plans to seek ... www.cbc.ca
He'll be back in IE www.sbsun.com
Committee OKs solar roof plan www.insidebayarea.com
Keels & Wheels expects to draw thousands here www.zwire.com
First lady rules out run on 'Tonight Show' edition.cnn.com
On 'Tonight Show,' First Lady says no to seeking higher office www.signonsandiego.com
Closing arguments heard in Avila trial www.sgvtribune.com
Party-line vote on same-sex marriage sfgate.com
California Lawmakers Push Bill For Tribes To Issue Tax-Free Bonds www.gamblingmagazine.com
Peter Schrag: Governor's reform agenda: A rush to confusion www.sacbee.com
As We See It: Teachers� union shouldn�t reject all ideas from ... www.santacruzsentinel.com
First Lady Says No Plans To Seek Office www.kfmb.com
Senate leader keeps tax option open www.ocregister.com
90 years of forgetfulness www.dailyemerald.com
Senate leader Perata: Raise California taxes for kids' education www.dailynews.com
Celebrity Political Blog To Feature Cusack, Gyllenhaal, More www.mtv.com
Turks angry at Schwarzenegger www.presstelegram.com
Same-sex marriage bill passes test www.whittierdailynews.com
Schwarzenegger asked to declare salmon disaster www.times-standard.com
First lady appears on 'Tonight Show' www.macon.com
No higher office for First Lady, she tells Leno www.startribune.com
New fees soften projected deficit www.thedesertsun.com
Judge says pot laws should go up in smoke www.insidebayarea.com
First Lady Appears on 'Tonight Show' www.sacunion.com
Perata open to tax for schools www.sacbee.com
Groups Seek to Ban Schwarzenegger Films in Turkey www.news10.net
Workers' comp fixes anger many www.contracostatimes.com

Arlen-Specter
Senators to push asbestos liability bill www.billingsgazette.com
US Asbestos Bill Gets Another Sponsor www.planetark.com
Plan to end asbestos suits suffering www.dailypress.com
Senate Panel To Vote Thursday On Asbestos: Spector www.nationalunderwriter.com
Campaign strengthens for Bolton www.capecodonline.com
Today in History: Wednesday, April 27, 2005 www.newschannel5.com
Today in History - April 27 www.duluthsuperior.com
Today in History www.boston.com
Rusmfeld defends size of invasion force, troop strength now in ... www.ktre.com
Bolton Remains On The Ropes www.cbsnews.com
Senators continue to push asbestos bill www.montereyherald.com
Today in history cjonline.com
Business Digest www.baltimoresun.com
The Unholy Alliance Against the Filibuster www.latimes.com
Asbestos Bill Would Ban Most Future Use www.occupationalhazards.com
Nuclear Deterrence www.washingtonpost.com
Frist stands firm on up-down vote washingtontimes.com
Group of Scientists Drafts Rules on Ethics for Stem Cell Research www.theledger.com
Scientists Draft Rules on Ethics for Stem Cells www.nytimes.com
Today in history: April 27 msnbc.msn.com
Congress to take up Abortion Notification Act www.knoxstudio.com
Senators to push asbestos bill www.detnews.com
GOP rejects deal, wants Senate vote www.bergen.com
Republicans Doubt Bolton Confirmation www.sci-tech-today.com
Today In History - April 27, 2005 wcco.com
Senators to push asbestos bill despite opposition from outside ... www.fox23news.com
Judicial nominees still divide Senate www.post-gazette.com
An Epic Battle Is Shaping Up to Save Bolton, and Bush, Too www.nytimes.com
The dysfunctional Republicans www.townhall.com
Asbestos bill sees changes www.dailyinterlake.com
Lawmakers at impasse over use of filibusters seattletimes.nwsource.com
Specter stokes asbestos squabble ydr.com
Senators clash over asbestos www.reformer.com
This Day in History www.juneauempire.com

Eliot-Spitzer
New York to investigate workers' compensation payments at AIG www.rep-am.com
AIG faces a new investigation in NY www.iht.com
Converium, Munich Re subpoenaed in MBIA probe www.businessinsurance.com
Business Briefing www.sun-sentinel.com
NYSE Plans to Explain Proposed Merger www.news-tribune.net
NY to hear Court TV lawsuit for cameras in courtroom www.thejournalnews.com
Audit for AIG www.newsday.com
Jacko's Ex May Prove Revealing www.foxnews.com
Union tabs Dem pol for AG over Cuomo www.nydailynews.com
NY RIGHT-WING BLUE-STATE BLUES www.nypost.com
Former Massachusetts governor looks to NY www.pressconnects.com
Former NYSE director gains ally in merger fight www.projo.com
Jury selection begins in trial of broker www.baltimoresun.com
Ace rises, internal probe near end www.marketwatch.com
Gay-friendly Republican considers run for New York governor www.advocate.com
Nation/world briefs www.azcentral.com
Pataki may run in '08 for president www.auburnpub.com
AROUND THE NATION www.chron.com
INDUSTRY REPORT: Finance -- Arthur Andersen gets OK www.freep.com
Wall St falls on poor economic data www.businessworld.ie
Spitzer to audit AIG www.buffalonews.com
Thain, Mack Talk as Both Sides of NYSE Merger Lobby Seat Owners www.wallstreetandtech.com
Spitzer subpoenas 2 more over MBIA money.cnn.com
New York to Investigate Workers' Compensation Payments at AIG www.law.com
Advocates, Opponents of NYSE Merger Lobbying for Support www.wallstreetandtech.com
State regulator to look into insurers' premium reporting www.marketwatch.com
UMG sued for $100 Million for robbing Nelly and other Artists www.sixshot.com
Promoters claim Universal is defrauding stars www.curlio.com
NYSE merger brews an uproar www.mcall.com
Jury selection begins in BofA broker's trading trial www.ocregister.com
Spitzer will audit AIG over workers' comp premiums www.boston.com
Business Digest www.baltimoresun.com
Converium gets subpoena from NY Attorney on MBIA deals www.marketwatch.com
Hip-Hop & Rap Has A Reason To Get Gangsta www.thuglifearmy.com
Langone meets with Wall Street, seat holders; Mack enlisted to ... www.thejournalnews.com
US stocks decline on profits sify.com
Both sides lobbying on NYSE merger www.dailynews.com
Munich Re Says SEC, Spitzer Seek Info. www.wtopnews.com
Union backs Brodsky for attorney general www.nynewsday.com
Seneca County asks Spitzer to intervene www.fltimes.com
Calif. regulator eyes AIG workers' comp reporting www.investors.com
Spitzer probing whether AIG cheated on workers' comp www.ocregister.com
Bored? Run for governor www.newsday.com
Spitzer to investigate AIG's workers' comp payments www.indystar.com
Munich Re says SEC, Spitzer seek info. www.businessweek.com
NY to investigate practices at AIG www.timesdispatch.com
Weld serious about NY run www.berkshireeagle.com
Pataki Refuses To Rule Out Run for President in 2008 www.nysun.com
Governor Weld redux? He'll sleep on it until fall news.bostonherald.com
Thain, Mack Talk As Both Sides of NYSE Merger Lobby Seat Owners www.wstonline.com
Daily Briefing www.delawareonline.com
Gov admits eye's on White House www.nydailynews.com
AIG Is Suspected Of Scam Involving Workers' Comp www.nysun.com
AIG Finds Another $1 Billion In Issues www.theledger.com
UPDATE 2-Converium, Munich Re subpoenaed in US MBIA probe www.reuters.com
Trial begins for mutual fund broker www.billingsgazette.com
Dan Walters: Three-way battle for lieutenant governor meshes with ... www.sacbee.com
Spitzer to Probe AIGs' Workers Comp www.cfo.com
US stocks drop on profits; Amazon falls after bell www.arabtimesonline.com
More fraud claims hit insurance giant www.theage.com.au
Business Briefs www.nj.com
Spitzer Says He'll Audit AIG www.latimes.com
ACE continues internal investigation into finite-risk insurance www.canada.com
Spitzer to Probe AIG Workers' Comp Payments www.news-tribune.net
ACE Continues Internal Investigation www.washingtonpost.com
Munich Re says SEC, Spitzer seek information on deals with MBIA www.pennlive.com
ACE continues internal investigation www.mlive.com
Work comp AIG audit www.nydailynews.com

John-Sununu
Pro-family leaders call for end to judicial filibusters www.floridabaptistwitness.com
Outside view: Social Security segregation washingtontimes.com
Another stab at the dollar coin? money.cnn.com
House approves $1 gold coin newsobserver.com
Political influence necessary in fight to save shipyard www.seacoastonline.com
Gregg, Sununu betray our troops, RON GODBOUT, Northfield - Letter www.cmonitor.com
Real bureaucracy: REAL ID Act is a burdensome mess www.theunionleader.com
Senators, experts debate Social Security money.cnn.com
Mudslinging not sticking www.townhall.com
$44K grant raises hopes for mobile fire house www.seacoastonline.com
House Approves $1 Gold Coin www.sfgate.com

George-Voinovich
Frist rebuffs Democrats� deal offers on nominees www.nashuatelegraph.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster www.11alive.com
Frist won't allow deal with Democrats on judicial filibusters www.billingsgazette.com
Frist Rejects Deals in Filibuster Fight www.sfgate.com
Frist: No deal unless all judicial picks voted on www.ardemgaz.com
Redux 1950s: We need to talk www.miami.com
Frist says he won't accept deal that lets Democrats block future ... www.nctimes.com
Senate Panel Looks Closer Into Bolton Nomination www.theday.com
John R. Bolton as UN ambassador: to be or not to be? newsfromrussia.com
Frist rejects deals in filibuster fight www.centredaily.com
Frist won't back down on judicial filibusters www.boston.com
Senators ready list of Bolton questions www.dailynews.com
Voinovich Has 'New Outlook' on Bolton Nomination www.townhall.com
Reid reaches for compromise on judicial filibuster www.reviewjournal.com
White House strikes back for Bolton www.iht.com
Senate committee putting together questions, interviews on Bolton www.stamfordadvocate.com
President Bush, Republicans Also Reject Deal on Pro-Life Judges www.lifenews.com
Senate Continues To Look Into Bolton www.securitypronews.com
Bush's Bully progressivetrail.org
Senate panel digs for more information on Bolton www.cnn.com
Senate panel digs for more information about Bolton www.usatoday.com
Bolton and DeLay Fiascos Highlight Revolt Against Bush www.larouchepub.com
FRIST SAYS HE WON'T ACCEPT A DEAL THAT LETS DEMOCRATS BLOCK FUTURE ... www.zwire.com
Past time to get down and dirty washingtontimes.com
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Prepares Questions for Bolton www.sci-tech-today.com
Senate panel gives OK to Portman nomination www.middletownjournal.com
By John Hall www.journalnow.com
Rice urges Bolton's appointment www.ndtv.com
Committee prepares questions for Bolton www.kansascity.com
L'Affair Bolton www.counterpunch.org
Committee prepares questions for Bolton, sets up more interviews www.newsday.com
The dysfunctional Republicans www.townhall.com
Questions for UN nominee a lengthy list www.dailyvanguard.com
Republicans More Confident Bolton Will Be Confirmed wireservice.wired.com
Committee Prepares Questions for Bolton www.washingtonpost.com
Committee Readies Questions for Bolton www.macnewsworld.com
Time to Bow Out www.journalnow.com
Be Careful What You Pray For www.thenation.com

John-Warner
Bush, GOP reject compromise on judicial nominations www.ledger-enquirer.com
Deal on judges refused www.gazettetimes.com