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Saturday, May 21, 2005

Sat May 21 17:05:00 2005
Clear-Skies
Washington Calendar Washington events for May 23 - 27 www.marketwatch.com

Deficit
China Needs Gradual Approach To Exchange Rate, Bank Reform: World ... www.noticias.info
Dem. lawmaker urges young people to oppose Social Security ... news.bostonherald.com
Highway bill loaded with pork www.mininggazette.com
Highway bill nearing end of long journey www.ohio.com
Bond, Talent fight for roads www.columbiatribune.com
Kansas senators on opposite sides of highway bill www.arkcity.net
Meek urges young people to oppose Social Security overhaul www.sun-sentinel.com
China to US: Listen to shoppers www.startribune.com
Democrat Urges Young to Oppose Bush Plan www.guardian.co.uk
Democrat urges young to oppose Bush plan www.newsobserver.com
The Yuan Diversion en.chinabroadcast.cn
Highway bill may be nearing end of long journey www.bradenton.com
Democrat urges young to oppose Social Security overhaul www.cnn.com
Harvard president cautions on deficit www.mercurynews.com
Agriculture secretary: Deficit prompting cuts to payment ... www.arkansasnews.com
Kicks Just Keep Getting Harder to Find www.forexrate.co.uk

Supreme-Court
Bush and McCain www.zwire.com
College Board Nominates Bend Teen for Congressional Youth ... press.arrivenet.com
The Hour www.thehour.com
Senators see deal on judicial nominees www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
Setting off a 'nuclear' reaction www.newsday.com
Strong support for judicial scrutiny found www.ocregister.com
Senate Filibuster Showdown Taking Shape www.whiotv.com
Filibuster showdown set www.ocregister.com
�Nuclear option� countdown starts www.columbiatribune.com
Election challenge puts politics on trial seattlepi.nwsource.com
Death penalty critics seek option of life in prison www.dfw.com
George Bush - Nice Guy? or the Devil's Spawn? egyptelection.com
Frist heads for 'nuclear option' in judges dispute moneycentral.msn.com
Election Challenge Puts Politics On Trial www.komotv.com
PEOPLE OF ALL FAITHS SHOULD WATCH "THE WORLD OVER WITH RAYMOND ... www.michnews.com
MoveOn Plays Religious Card on Bush's Judges www.nationalledger.com
Senate starts countdown for filibuster over nominee www.dailynews.com
Littwin: Senate heats up; Salazar cools off www.rockymountainnews.com
Texas May Get Life Without Parole Option www.the-dispatch.com
Texas May Get Life Without Parole Option - Yahoo! News www.sierratimes.com
Texas may get life without parole option www.mlive.com
Secret service should've notified bush of terror scare: Laura www.zeenews.com
Secret Service should have notified Bush of terror scare: Laura www.hindu.com
Cornyn decries Democrat tactics www.kilgorenewsherald.com
Washington election challenge puts politics on trial www.nctimes.com
CORSERI: The United States Of Infantilization www.jihadunspun.com

Social-Security
Too much irony in the so-called liberal media www.roanoke.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
Democrats urge young workers to oppose Bush on Social Security www.lex18.com
La. has better shot at oil, gas royalties www.nola.com
Polls: Congress' Approval Rating Sinking www.ftimes.com
Private account plan questioned www.whittierdailynews.com
Fear and Confusion on the Campaign Trail www.dw-world.de
Fed Chief: Housing Hot, Oil Is Not www.investors.com
Democrat urges young to oppose Bush plan www.newsobserver.com
Democrat Urges Young to Oppose Bush Plan www.guardian.co.uk
Howard Dean: cut loose and, as usual, unmuzzled www.chron.com
'Nuclear option' takes step closer www.indystar.com
Post Sunday: Groups seek to improve image of GOP's DeLay, mute ... rawstory.com
Jones sails a contrarian course, scolds Bush, bucks GOP leaders www.journalnow.com
Schroeder enters fray as poll defeat looms www.gulf-times.com
Young must join Social Security debate money.cnn.com
Bush committed to private accounts plan www.grandforks.com
Amendment would end domestic-partner benefits www.dailystar.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
Amie Parnes: Diaz-Balart dabbles in radio for a day www.naplesnews.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP acts to cut Senate debate www.post-gazette.com
Dem. lawmaker urges young people to oppose Social Security ... news.bostonherald.com
Polls: Congress' approval rating sinking www.whittierdailynews.com
On hardball politics with www.bangornews.com
Meek urges young people to oppose Social Security overhaul www.sun-sentinel.com
Inside the Beltway washingtontimes.com
The Moderate Voice uses and recommends: www.themoderatevoice.com
Democrat urges young to oppose Social Security overhaul www.cnn.com
GOP files to end judicial debate www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Dems Urge Opposition On Bush�s SS Plan news4colorado.com

Tax-Cuts
Karna Peters: Straight talk about paying for schools www.startribune.com
Better that Bush ride his bike than play with levers of government www.cantonrep.com
Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert Addresses Heritage Foundation ... press.arrivenet.com
Experts ponder effect of tax hikes www.startribune.com

Joe-Biden
Bolton, Judges Thrown as Red Meat to Kook Base; Push to Dump Fund ... www.rushlimbaugh.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
El Rushbo www.rushlimbaugh.com
DeLay deserves probing, but so do the sources www.sungazette.com
THE UN NEEDS JOHN BOLTON www.nypost.com

Robert-Byrd
Beckel & Colmes Roll Over Hannity www.newshounds.us
Filibuster showdown in motion www.ardemgaz.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
GOP sets stage for filibuster showdown www.kansascity.com
Senators see deal on judicial nominees www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
Showdown set on filibusters of judicial nominees www.siouxcityjournal.com
Senate clash - the countdown begins www.bradenton.com
Senate Goes to DEFCON 1 on Tuesday www.spoofnews.com
Dodd, Lieberman join fray over filibusters www.nhregister.com
Blowup expected in Senate as battle on filibuster nears www.nj.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.nctimes.com
Letters, faxes, and e-mail www.al.com
Frist heads for 'nuclear option' in judges dispute moneycentral.msn.com
SHOWDOWN VOTE SET FOR TUESDAY ON FILIBUSTERS OF JUDICIAL NOMINEES www.zwire.com
Showdown vote set on filibusters of judicial nominees www.news-journalonline.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP acts to cut Senate debate www.post-gazette.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.guardian.co.uk
Senate showdown set for Tuesday money.cnn.com
Littwin: Senate heats up; Salazar cools off www.rockymountainnews.com
Santorum apologizes for Hitler comment, had scolded Byrd for ... www.mcall.com
Senate in 'nuclear' countdown 159.54.227.3
Filibuster showdown set Tuesday www.courierpress.com
Filibuster fight turns up hear on Specter, Santorum www.mcall.com
"STARS WARS" SUBLIMINAL MESSAGE: BEWARE REID AND BYRD www.michnews.com
Senate Edges Closer To Filibuster Showdown news4colorado.com
Republican senators move to end debate, call for vote www.contracostatimes.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters www.theworldlink.com

Barbara-Boxer
For trainers, the topic is terror www.pe.com
Boxer rebellion against Brown www.insidebayarea.com
Value of home health care seems to be lost on legislators www.chicoer.com
THE UN NEEDS JOHN BOLTON www.nypost.com
Boxer jabs at Justice Brown, GOP www.insidebayarea.com

Hillary-Clinton
Committee Approves Fortuno Head Start English Program www.puertorico-herald.org
Push to make abortions rare www.ajc.com
Warriors abroad, lawmakers at home: Boccieri among small group ... www.timesreporter.com
Progressive preacher www.ajc.com
Hillary Clinton Hosts Iowa Supporters at Washington Fundraiser www.voanews.com
The new face of the Democrats www.salon.com
Robinson looking for an upset in GOP party chairman's race www.newsobserver.com
NC GOP Prepared For Fight Over Chairmanship www.nbc17.com
Give Gingrich-Clinton pairing a chance springfield.news-leader.com
Gingrich seeks health care database www.thedesertsun.com
Activists to protest pro-Israel conference in US www.aljazeera.com
USOC: NO OLYMPICS FOR NEW YORK WITHOUT NEW STADIUM www.newswatch50.com
Robinson Looking for Upset in GOP Chairman's Race abclocal.go.com
Another Mouth Piece tom-darby.redstate.org
Nation's needs tower above its petty politics www.pal-item.com
Thomas: Cynicism shouldn't be the first response to budding ... onlineathens.com
Edwards, Clinton set two events for Iowans desmoinesregister.com
Poll: New York Could Vote Republican in 2008 www.outsidethebeltway.com
Schieffer Warns of Hillary Appointments www.newsmax.com
5-20 5:30 PM News Update - Legislation Proposed to Allow Children ... www.newswatch50.com
Poll: NY Voters Turning Red? www.newsmax.com
Challenger hopes for election upset www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Lawmakers on active duty try to stay in touch from afar www.ohio.com
World Activists to Protest Pro-Israel Conf. in US www.turks.us
Gaza split into two by Israeli road blocks - Palestinian sources www.aljazeera.com
CafePress puts ideas on market www.ocregister.com
The coming "religious" battle www.qando.net

Jon-Corzine
Teacher Makes Longshot Bid for NJ Governor www.sfgate.com
Teacher makes longshot bid for NJ governor www.nola.com
Teacher makes bid for NJ governor www.ohio.com
Teacher Makes Bid for NJ Governor www.washingtonpost.com

Howard-Dean
Editorial: Dean's partisan hypocrisy www.mysanantonio.com
Activists to protest pro-Israel conference in US www.aljazeera.com
Dean: DeLay should go to jail www.arkcity.net
Howard Dean: cut loose and, as usual, unmuzzled www.chron.com
Dean Still Calls for Jail Time for DeLay www.guardian.co.uk
The Nation in brief www.ardemgaz.com
Dean stands by criticism of DeLay, says he's 'corrupt' and maybe ... www.nctimes.com
Dean stands by DeLay charges, outlines strategy www.contracostatimes.com
Democratic Party News : Bob Novak: Never In History Has One Man ... www.allamericanpatriots.com
National Democratic Party helping out Nebraska, too www.siouxcityjournal.com
Dirty Harry pittsburghlive.com
Sunday news shows www.ocregister.com
Karen DeSoto: Watch for the trailer? www.nj.com
Dean still says DeLay may deserve jail www.fortwayne.com
DEAN UPROARS HIS HATE SPEECH RHETORIC www.michnews.com
Dean says that DeLay should go to jail for taking sponsored trips www.journalnow.com
Dean won't apologize for DeLay comment www.thetranscript.com
Dean Says DeLay Corrupt www.11alive.com
Gingrich seeks health care database www.thedesertsun.com
Vote or, Like, Die www.weeklystandard.com
Dean sticks by DeLay jail remark www.sltrib.com
Dean Still Says DeLay May Deserve Jail www.sfgate.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
Nation briefs www.smdailyjournal.org
Guest Lineup for Sunday TV News Shows www.heraldtribune.com
Beattie's people hit middle age www.sfgate.com
Dean needles DeLay on ethics www.timesargus.com
Human test curbs OK'd seattletimes.nwsource.com
Howard Dean stands by DeLay remark www.presstelegram.com
NATIONAL BRIEFS 159.54.227.3
Dean still calls for jail time for DeLay www.miami.com
National Democratic Party Helping Out Nebraska, Too www.yankton.net
World Activists to Protest Pro-Israel Conf. in US www.turks.us
Guest lineup for Sunday TV news shows www.timesleader.com
World/nation briefs www.startribune.com
Gaza split into two by Israeli road blocks - Palestinian sources www.aljazeera.com
Tomorrow's TV news shows www.tucsoncitizen.com

Christopher-Dodd
Senate showdown set for Tuesday money.cnn.com

Elizabeth-Dole
Robinson looking for an upset in GOP party chairman's race www.newsobserver.com
NC GOP Prepared For Fight Over Chairmanship www.nbc17.com
Robinson Looking for Upset in GOP Chairman's Race abclocal.go.com
Off the Hill, and Leading the Charge on Trade www.nytimes.com
National GOP puts Nelson in bull's-eye www.journalstar.com
Dole calls Nelson 'vulnerable,' pledges GOP will take his seat www.journalnow.com
Challenger hopes for election upset www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Budget seeks $75 million for area bases www.jdnews.com
Dole calls Nelson "vulnerable," pledges GOP will take his seat www.tuscaloosanews.com
Republican senators move to end debate, call for vote www.contracostatimes.com

Pete-Domenici
La. has better shot at oil, gas royalties www.nola.com
Laser could rival energy from sun's center www.miami.com
World's most powerful laser aims to imitate sun www.tuscaloosanews.com
Editorial: BRAC commission might take a break in New Mexico www.amarillo.com
Energy Future Coalition Urges Senate Support for Fuel-Efficient ... www.greencarcongress.com
NM legislators will discuss BRAC at meeting www.amarillo.com
Laser Could Rival Energy From Sun's Center www.theledger.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown abcnews.go.com

Diane-Feinstein
Immigration bill a form of amnesty www.ajc.com

Russ-Feingold
Govt Sued Over 'Political Abuses' as it Seeks Expanded Security ... www.ipsnews.net
Class of �01 still shooting for stars four years later www.wisinfo.com
Arab American News Focus www.aljazeerah.info
Class of 2001 still shooting for stars four years later www.wisinfo.com
US Rep. Baldwin: Urges HHS to Save SeniorCare www.wisdems.org

Dianne-Feinstein
US Takes Back Seat in Stem-Cell Research health.dailynewscentral.com
For trainers, the topic is terror www.pe.com
Bush to veto relaxed stem-cell rules www.ardemgaz.com
Stem-cell legislation could incur Bush's first veto deseretnews.com
Bush vows to use first veto to keep stem-cell limits seattletimes.nwsource.com
S. Korea stem cell advancescriticized www.staronline.com
Bush Condemns S. Korea Stem Cell Advances www.orlandosentinel.com
Bush condems S. Korea stem cell advances www.salon.com
Bush promises he'd veto bill allowing new stem cell lines www.billingsgazette.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill He's also critical of ... www.sfgate.com
Senators advocate immigration news.newspress.com
Bush to veto stem cell legislation www.napanews.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation www.gazettetimes.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell legislation www.nola.com
Korean stem cell breakthrough will have impact on American ... www.ledger-enquirer.com
Casino train off tracks in East Bay www.sfgate.com
Bush vows to veto bills for stem cell research www.gainesville.com
Bush vows to veto bill easing rules on stem-cell funding www.timesdispatch.com
Bush threatens to veto stem cell research bill www.nj.com
Bush pledges veto on stem cells www.whittierdailynews.com
Suspected drug house imperiled area, cops say www.mercurynews.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill www.sfgate.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation that would ease federal ... www.magicvalley.com
Bush condemns S. Korea stem cell advances www.mercurynews.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation that would ease funding ... www.680news.com
Bush Vows to Veto Stem Cell Legislation www.record-journal.com
Bush resolute on stem cell restrictions www.boston.com

Bill-Frist
The Hour www.thehour.com
Fate of Owen, Filibuster and Country Tuesday www.bayoubuzz.com
The Sunday School Teacher Who Would Be Judge www.capitolhillblue.com
Activists to protest pro-Israel conference in US www.aljazeera.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.djournal.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Senators taking direct approach in judges battle www.ardemgaz.com
�Nuclear option� countdown starts www.columbiatribune.com
'Nuclear option' looms in battle over filibusters www.northjersey.com
Repeal the 17th Amendment: Put the Senate Back the Way It Was www.michnews.com
Filibuster showdown set Tuesday www.timesargus.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters www.zwire.com
Filibuster showdown in motion www.ardemgaz.com
Poll: Most want thorough check of judges www.oregonlive.com
GOP sets stage for filibuster showdown www.marinij.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Key vote set for three days from now www.kget.com
Students stage mock filibuster news.newstimeslive.com
Strong support for judicial scrutiny found www.ocregister.com
Church teacher at center of Senate fight www.kentucky.com
Column: Straight talk from Bush, Frist and Pope Benedict www.ecnnews.com
Need to know: The top 10 stories from the world for this week www.abqtrib.com
Poll: Most Want Thorough Check of Judges www.tribstar.com
Senate majority leader speaks to medical professionals in Florence www.morningnewsonline.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.zwire.com
GOP has hard-line plan www.seacoastonline.com
Poll: Assertive scrutiny of nominees favored www.theworldlink.com
Senate in 'nuclear' countdown 159.54.227.3
Boxer jeers GOP hubris on nominee www.insidebayarea.com
Poll: Most want examination of judge nominees msnbc.msn.com
Gaza split into two by Israeli road blocks - Palestinian sources www.aljazeera.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

Tom-Harkin
Bush Says He'd Veto Bill Easing Stem Cell Fund Limits (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
Bush Says He'd Veto Bill Easing Stem Cell Fund Limits (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
Maytag sold to private investment firm www.argusleader.com
Showdown Looms as Republicans Seek to End Judicial Debate www.nytimes.com
Federal money expands volunteer efforts desmoinesregister.com
Social Security Debate at Stalemate news.mywebpal.com
Maytag plans business-as-usual www.press-citizen.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
Some states see shortage of spray gear to fight rust desmoinesregister.com
Analysts: Rival bid for Maytag? desmoinesregister.com
Iowa GOP: Chair - Harkin's Judicial Filibuster Hypocrisy Exposed ... www.iowapolitics.com

Orrin-Hatch
US Takes Back Seat in Stem-Cell Research health.dailynewscentral.com
First lady urges rights for Mideast women www.nola.com
Bush Condemns S. Korea Stem Cell Advances www.orlandosentinel.com
First lady encourages broader roles for Middle Eastern women as ... www.signonsandiego.com
Bush condems S. Korea stem cell advances www.salon.com
Bush to veto stem cell legislation www.napanews.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell legislation www.nola.com
First Lady Urges Rights for Mideast Women www.phillyburbs.com
Laura Bush urges more rights for Mideast women www.ctv.ca
First Lady Urges Rights For Mideast Women www.wral.com
First lady encourages broader roles for Middle Eastern women www.billingsgazette.com
In Mideast, First Lady Talks About Women abclocal.go.com
Bush threatens to veto stem cell research bill 159.54.227.3
Man nabbed filming Star Wars p2pnet.net
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill www.insidebayarea.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation that would ease federal ... www.mywesttexas.com
First Lady Touts Women's Freedom cbsnewyork.com
Political battle heating up in US on stem-cell work www.axisoflogic.com
Bush condemns S. Korea stem cell advances www.mercurynews.com
Bush Vows to Veto Stem Cell Legislation www.guardian.co.uk

James-Inhofe
MoveOn Plays Religious Card on Bush's Judges www.nationalledger.com
Rep. Bennie Thompson Urges Hearing Into Domestic Terror Threats to ... www.prnewswire.com
Bush and McCain www.townhall.com

Ted-Kennedy
Beckel & Colmes Roll Over Hannity www.newshounds.us
Triathlon: CEO Ironman Challenge - Paula Newby Fraser To Host USA ... www.runnersweb.com
Guest worker morass washingtontimes.com
CWA: Democrats Think 'Mainstream' Judges Reward Arsonists? www.michnews.com
El Rushbo www.rushlimbaugh.com
Senators advocate immigration news.newspress.com
Former Register Editor Ross Game looks back on colorful times ... www.napanews.com
Repeal the 17th Amendment: Put the Senate Back the Way It Was www.michnews.com
Immigration bill a form of amnesty www.ajc.com
Safe and open borders www.boston.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
Nashua teen to hold walk for cancer research www.nashuatelegraph.com
A personal foul against Huggins www.timesgazette.com
Letters, faxes, and e-mail www.al.com
McCain's immigration bill insults law-abiding citizens www.azcentral.com
Culture Schlock - Will the filibuster brand stand? - Malcolm ... www.dcexaminer.com
Democrats skewer Constitution and Republicans www.kansascity.com
Good, Bad & Ugly www.investors.com

John-Kerry
Wash. Election Battle Heads for Courtroom www.phillyburbs.com

Patrick-Leahy
El Rushbo www.rushlimbaugh.com
Winning the Media Wars www.mediachannel.org
Brookdale Community College Class of 2005 www.app.com
Church Teacher at Center of Senate Fight www.washingtonpost.com
Church teacher at center of Senate fight www.pennlive.com
Democrats skewer Constitution and Republicans www.kansascity.com
US Senate Republicans Set Up Showdown on Judges (Update2) www.bloomberg.com
Golf clinic part of Golf Carnival at Palmer Legends www.thevillagesdailysun.com
Greatest danger to fund for AIDS, TB and malaria is for senators ... www.sunherald.com

Joe-Lieberman
RSS News Feeds www.washingtonpost.com
'NY Times' Sunday Preview: Rick Santorum Cover Profile www.editorandpublisher.com
World's First Global Thermometer www.torontofreepress.com
Clock is ticking on filibuster over Texas judicial nominee www.sfgate.com
Social Security Debate at Stalemate news.mywebpal.com
Sunday news shows www.ocregister.com
COMMENTARY by Don Polson : Education leaders say liar, liar, pants ... www.redbluffdailynews.com
The new face of the Democrats www.salon.com
Countdown starts in Senate filibuster fracas seattletimes.nwsource.com
Following misleading allegations from DeLay and other papers, NY ... mediamatters.org
Guest Lineup for Sunday TV News Shows www.sfgate.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
Base Closing Blues www.reason.com
Guest Lineup for the Sunday TV News Shows www.tuscaloosanews.com
Guest lineup for Sunday TV news shows www.mlive.com

Trent-Lott
News briefs www.clarionledger.com
The Real Moral Majority www.useless-knowledge.com
Star Wars Saga Reflects Political Ideals www.foxnews.com
Trace opens with festivities in Natchez, Clinton www.sunherald.com
Victoria Toensing used falsehoods, half-truths to defend GOP ... mediamatters.org
Alaska senator's 2003 outburst sparked judicial debate seattletimes.nwsource.com
by Jamison Foser Week ending May 20, 2005 mediamatters.org
Trace opens with today's Liberty Road festivities www.natchezdemocrat.com
Filibuster and Cloture History in the United States bbsnews.net
Greatest danger to fund for AIDS, TB and malaria is for senators ... www.sunherald.com

John-McCain
Group of senators searches for compromise on judicial nominees www.realcities.com
RSS News Feeds www.washingtonpost.com
NBA takes heat from Congress on steroids www.napanews.com
World's First Global Thermometer www.torontofreepress.com
US lawmakers say NBA's steroid-testing policy highly ineffective www.taipeitimes.com
A 767 is Boeing's white elephant seattletimes.nwsource.com
Senate Goes to DEFCON 1 on Tuesday www.spoofnews.com
Guest worker morass washingtontimes.com
McCain Calls For IGRA Review, Revisions www.gamblingmagazine.com
CWA: Democrats Think 'Mainstream' Judges Reward Arsonists? www.michnews.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Post Sunday: Groups seek to improve image of GOP's DeLay, mute ... rawstory.com
Senators taking direct approach in judges battle www.ardemgaz.com
O'Fallon may make ex-Major Case Squad chief its top cop www.stltoday.com
MoveOn Plays Religious Card on Bush's Judges www.nationalledger.com
Senators advocate immigration news.newspress.com
Congress opens third inquiry into steroid use money.cnn.com
'Gang of 12' continues to try to end impasse www.contracostatimes.com
Senate duo work toward compromise on filibuster www.kilgorenewsherald.com
Keep up efforts to avoid nuclear option www.denverpost.com
Lawmakers on active duty try to stay in touch from afar www.ohio.com
Sunday news shows www.ocregister.com
Third house panel begins steroid inquiry www.fosters.com
Winning the Media Wars www.mediachannel.org
NBA takes heat from Congress; new steroid legislation coming www.mydjconnection.com
Senate Edges Closer To Filibuster Showdown news4colorado.com
Immigration bill a form of amnesty www.ajc.com
Safe and open borders www.boston.com
Bush and McCain www.zwire.com
Warriors abroad, lawmakers at home: Boccieri among small group ... www.timesreporter.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Senators see deal on judicial nominees www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
Congress asks for records www.montereyherald.com
Franks is right in criticizing McCain www.azcentral.com
Our Opinon: Capsule comments www.tucsoncitizen.com
Guest Lineup for Sunday TV News Shows www.heraldtribune.com
Poll: New York Could Vote Republican in 2008 www.outsidethebeltway.com
Weekly Editorials www.mercurynews.com
McCain's immigration bill insults law-abiding citizens www.azcentral.com
Third House panel begins steroids inquiry with letters to leagues www.detnews.com
Littwin: Senate heats up; Salazar cools off www.rockymountainnews.com
Victims of distant conflict form ties with Cuban exiles www.miami.com
Arab American News Focus www.aljazeerah.info
Guest lineup for Sunday TV news shows www.philly.com
Tribe paid casino lobbyists www.capecodonline.com
Silver's boost for Ground Zero www.nydailynews.com
Third panel probes drugs news.cincypost.com
Tomorrow's TV news shows www.tucsoncitizen.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

Bill-Nelson
Committee Approves Fortuno Head Start English Program www.puertorico-herald.org
Florida senators follow party lines on judicial fight www.duluthsuperior.com
Transcript of Hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee ... www.spaceref.com
House votes to ban pesticide studies on humans www.palmbeachpost.com
Internet-Phone Firms Must Provide 911 Access www.p2preactor.com

Barack-Obama
Durbin, Obama and VA secretary meet with veterans www.wqad.com
Senators Hope For Better Treatment Of Illinois Veterans week.com
Lack of vaccine raises fear of potential bird flu pandemic www.kansascity.com
Veterans extract promises from VA www.suntimes.com
ILLINOIS VETS www.wandtv.com
Senators Step Up For Illinois Veterans www.nbc5.com
VA secretary promises reform abclocal.go.com
Angry Illinois veterans sneer at VA `snow job' www.chicagotribune.com
Nicholson promises changes in VA offices www.belleville.com
The war over the media www.salon.com
Bill would allow Illinois GOP to choose leaders by election www.stltoday.com

Harry-Reid
Showdown set on judges www.newsobserver.com
Bush vows first veto for stem-cell bill www.wpherald.com
Bush says he'll veto bill that would ease stem-cell curbs www.kentucky.com
Bush would veto House bill on stem cells wireservice.wired.com
Clock is ticking on filibuster over Texas judicial nominee www.sfgate.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.djournal.com
CWA: Democrats Think 'Mainstream' Judges Reward Arsonists? www.michnews.com
'Nuclear option' takes step closer www.indystar.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Post Sunday: Groups seek to improve image of GOP's DeLay, mute ... rawstory.com
Filibuster showdown set www.ocregister.com
Senators taking direct approach in judges battle www.ardemgaz.com
�Nuclear option� countdown starts www.columbiatribune.com
Bush stands firm on stem cell stance www.contracostatimes.com
'Nuclear option' looms in battle over filibusters www.northjersey.com
Bush to veto stem cell legislation www.napanews.com
Showdown Vote Set On Judicial Filibusters www.theday.com
Repeal the 17th Amendment: Put the Senate Back the Way It Was www.michnews.com
Harry Reid: The Goblet Of Dire and Return of the Myth www.webcommentary.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation www.azdailysun.com
Date set for 'nuclear option' www.kentucky.com
Lawmakers appear headed for vote on filibuster www.dfw.com
Filibuster showdown set Tuesday www.timesargus.com
The coming "religious" battle www.qando.net
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters www.zwire.com
Filibuster showdown in motion www.ardemgaz.com
GOP sets stage for filibuster showdown www.mercurynews.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Countdown starts in Senate filibuster fracas seattletimes.nwsource.com
GOP: Filibuster test vote near www.chicagotribune.com
Countdown to Tuesday's showdown www.azcentral.com
GOP leader sets test vote on court nominee www.nashuatelegraph.com
Alaska senator's 2003 outburst sparked judicial debate seattletimes.nwsource.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.zwire.com
Senate nears judge showdown www.gainesville.com
Senate readies for confirmation fight www.tracypress.com
GOP has hard-line plan www.seacoastonline.com
Same socialist agenda www.bangornews.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill www.tdn.com
Bush vows veto of relaxed stem cell limits www.chicagotribune.com
Filibuster vote set www.smdailyjournal.org
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation that would ease federal ... www.mywesttexas.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush nominees www.usatoday.com
Senate in 'nuclear' countdown 159.54.227.3
"STARS WARS" SUBLIMINAL MESSAGE: BEWARE REID AND BYRD www.michnews.com
GOP files to end judicial debate www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Bush Vows to Veto Stem Cell Legislation www.zwire.com
Republican senators move to end debate, call for vote www.contracostatimes.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

Ken-Salazar
Group of senators searches for compromise on judicial nominees www.realcities.com
Senate clash - the countdown begins www.bradenton.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.signonsandiego.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Chaput targets Catholic politicians rockymountainnews.com
�Nuclear option� countdown starts www.columbiatribune.com
Bush praises pope at prayer meeting washingtontimes.com
Senators set Tuesday showdown on judges www.philly.com
Griego: A day to graduate, a feat to celebrate www.rockymountainnews.com
Keep up efforts to avoid nuclear option www.denverpost.com
Lawmakers appear headed for vote on filibuster www.dfw.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown By JESSE J. HOLLAND www.petoskeynews.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on Bush judicial nominees www.dentonrc.com
Filibuster-busters at work www.thesunlink.com
Focus on the Family leader embroiled in policy fights www.jacksonholestartrib.com
A focusedFIGHT www.kansas.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
GOP Sets Stage For Filibuster Showdown www.wral.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.guardian.co.uk
Littwin: Senate heats up; Salazar cools off www.rockymountainnews.com
Mexico snares Colo. fugitives rockymountainnews.com
Filibuster Showdown Set for Tuesday www.11alive.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

Rick-Santorum
'NY Times' Sunday Preview: Rick Santorum Cover Profile www.editorandpublisher.com
US senator calls Hitler quip 'mistake' www.stuff.co.nz
SANTORUM, HITLER, JUDICIAL NOMINEES AND "3/5th COMPROMISES" www.michnews.com
Bush Says He'd Veto Bill Easing Stem Cell Fund Limits (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
An Effective Majority www.pardonmyenglish.com
Howard Dean: cut loose and, as usual, unmuzzled www.chron.com
Reuters Politics News Summary www.washingtonpost.com
Editorial: Maybe next, the shoes www.staronline.com
Bush Says He'd Veto Bill Easing Stem Cell Fund Limits (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
Berks County needs full-time US judge www.readingeagle.com
GOP Sets Nominee Test Vote for Tuesday www.sci-tech-today.com
Ministers Enter Fray Over Judges www.civilrights.org
'Gang of 12' continues to try to end impasse www.contracostatimes.com
Senate duo work toward compromise on filibuster www.kilgorenewsherald.com
Santorum apologizes for Hitler comment, had scolded Byrd for ... www.mcall.com
Social Security Debate at Stalemate news.mywebpal.com
OhmyNews International english.ohmynews.com
SHIELDS AND BROOKS www.pbs.org
Senate Edges Closer To Filibuster Showdown news4colorado.com
Senior senators eye filibuster compromise www.wcnc.com
GOP Sets Nominee Test Vote www.newsfactor.com
Filibuster-busters at work www.thesunlink.com
Countdown starts in Senate filibuster fracas seattletimes.nwsource.com
Santorum Turns "Hitler" Name Back on Senate Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
Ads target Republicans www.newsobserver.com
Anakin Skywalker, RIP slate.msn.com
Republican Senator Retracts Nazi Comparisons www.local6.com
Inside Politics washingtontimes.com
US Sen. Santorum calls Hitler quip 'mistake' today.reuters.co.uk
Santorum calls his Hitler remark mistake www.philly.com
Senior Senators Eye Filibuster Compromise www.rapidcityjournal.com
by Jamison Foser Week ending May 20, 2005 mediamatters.org
Wine delivery ... Bush veto ... Rice in Iraq ... More www.sitnews.us
Littwin: Senate heats up; Salazar cools off www.rockymountainnews.com
Senator Apologizes For Hitler Remark www.allheadlinenews.com
New Patriot Act would give Bush what he wants www.arkcity.net
Filibuster fight turns up hear on Specter, Santorum www.mcall.com
Senator backtracks on Hitler comments www.kstp.com
Senator Santorum calls Hitler quip 'mistake' www.washingtonpost.com
Racial politics introduced into Senate filibuster fight; moderates ... www.azdailysun.com
PHONY APOCALYPSE story.news.yahoo.com
Partisan lines deepen on debate over judicial nominees www.oxfordpress.com
Greatest danger to fund for AIDS, TB and malaria is for senators ... www.sunherald.com

Charles-Schumer
US moves quickly against Chinese textiles www.taipeitimes.com
'Gang of 12' continues to try to end impasse www.contracostatimes.com
Blocking Chinese trousers won�t save US jobs www.financialexpress.com
Slate's Moneybox: US, China Clash on Currency npr.streamsage.com
Alaska senator's 2003 outburst sparked judicial debate seattletimes.nwsource.com
Invoking Reeve's courage www.newsday.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
Kuwaitis Gain Vote; Shooting Blamed on Turkish TV www.womensenews.org
Another pension bill www.sacbee.com
Porn Star to Dine with Bush www.infoshop.org
Group to march in protest of Schwarzenegger remarks www.signonsandiego.com
Lawmakers push closure of San Quentin www.marinij.com
School funding promise disputed www.montereyherald.com
Schwarzenegger starts out-of-state fund-raising trip www.insidebayarea.com
State's future may turn on what Arnold said, or didn't www.thedesertsun.com
School-funding deal part of budget, election fight www.marinij.com
Budget hinges on schools www.smdailyjournal.org
Local residents appointed judges www.ocregister.com
Democrats urge reform of state's lobbying laws www.contracostatimes.com
2 lawmakers to seek change in lobbying law www.montereyherald.com
San Quentin prison should be closed, politicians say www.modbee.com
Governor's out-of-state travel draws criticisms on home front www.mercurynews.com
Kids won't give up voting effort www.montereyherald.com
Maldonado won't pledge to oppose pension changes www.sanluisobispo.com
Arnold may star in 'True Lies' sequel www.apunkachoice.com
Casino train off tracks in East Bay www.sfgate.com
Dems must do more than complain about budget www.insidebayarea.com
Bush Set To Veto Stem Cell Measure www.theledger.com
Governor heads out of state for fund-raising campaign www.napanews.com
Maryland governor vetoes life partners bill www.contracostatimes.com
Budget demands are warranted www.burbankleader.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell measure www.marinij.com
State's plans for energy lacking, utility players say www.sfgate.com
Ballot measure money should not be diverted www.insidebayarea.com
Fox tries to win over US blacks after remarks seen as rascist www.azdailysun.com
State Sen. Tom McClintock www.tracypress.com
Auburn parolee wanted again www.sacbee.com
Chaos in state's energy system blamed for investor skittishness www.contracostatimes.com
COMMUNITY DIGEST www.contracostatimes.com
Pimlico will host a homecoming for many www.philly.com
Governor ties Davis on travel frequency www.contracostatimes.com
In Rare Threat, Bush Vows Veto of Stem Cell Bill www.theledger.com
Schwarzenegger begins out-of-state fund-raising trip www.contracostatimes.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill www.insidebayarea.com
Schwarzenegger On Fund Drive www.newsmax.com
Governor on 3-state trip to raise funds www.ocregister.com
Schwarzenegger unveils May budget revision plan www.capitalpress.info
Governor pulls even with Davis in travel days www.montereyherald.com
Demos: Change lobbying laws www.mercurynews.com
Chrisman: Water plans will cost www.capitalpress.info
King expects Briggs to cash in www.thesundaymail.news.com.au
Governor's words on education spending are a key issue www.staronline.com
Hesperia Officials Ready Move On Without A Casino www.gamblingmagazine.com
Planet Hollywood coming to India timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Barstow Casino Supporters Breathe Sighs Of Relief www.gamblingmagazine.com

Arlen-Specter
US Takes Back Seat in Stem-Cell Research health.dailynewscentral.com
Bush to veto relaxed stem-cell rules www.ardemgaz.com
Bush would veto House bill on stem cells www.zeenews.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.djournal.com
Bush vows to veto stem-cell bill www.dfw.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Bush Condemns S. Korea Stem Cell Advances www.orlandosentinel.com
Filibuster showdown set www.ocregister.com
�Nuclear option� countdown starts www.columbiatribune.com
Texas jurist at crux of long dispute www.nola.com
Bush condems S. Korea stem cell advances www.salon.com
Not The Nuclear Option www.theday.com
Bush stands firm on stem cell stance www.contracostatimes.com
Berks County needs full-time US judge www.readingeagle.com
'Nuclear option' looms in battle over filibusters www.northjersey.com
Bush to veto stem cell legislation www.napanews.com
Showdown Vote Set On Judicial Filibusters www.theday.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation www.dailysouthtown.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell legislation www.pennlive.com
Lawmakers appear headed for vote on filibuster www.dfw.com
Filibuster showdown set Tuesday www.timesargus.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters www.zwire.com
Filibuster showdown in motion www.ardemgaz.com
GOP sets stage for filibuster showdown www.marinij.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Bush Set To Veto Stem Cell Measure www.theledger.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell measure www.marinij.com
Bush vows to veto bills for stem cell research www.gainesville.com
GOP leader sets test vote on court nominee www.nashuatelegraph.com
Partisanship Goes to Extremes www.theledger.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.zwire.com
Senate nears judge showdown www.gainesville.com
Senate readies for confirmation fight www.tracypress.com
In Rare Threat, Bush Vows Veto of Stem Cell Bill www.heraldtribune.com
GOP has hard-line plan www.seacoastonline.com
Bush vows to veto stem cell bill www.insidebayarea.com
Bush pledges to veto stem cell legislation that would ease federal ... www.mywesttexas.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush nominees www.usatoday.com
Senate in 'nuclear' countdown 159.54.227.3
Filibuster fight turns up hear on Specter, Santorum www.mcall.com
Bush condemns S. Korea stem cell advances www.mercurynews.com
Bush Vows to Veto Stem Cell Legislation durantdemocrat.com
Republican senators move to end debate, call for vote www.contracostatimes.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

Eliot-Spitzer
Chemical cleanup www.recordonline.com
White Barn Theatre's future on hold www.stamfordadvocate.com
NY grand jury probes AIG for criminal conduct www.jpost.com
Broome County Used Car Dealer Defrauded Customers www.theempirejournal.com
Grand Jury Weighing AIG Case www.latimes.com
CLINIC RATS 'STOLE' FOR BX. EX-POL www.nypost.com
BY THE WAY By Max V. Soliven www.philstar.com
Spitzer talks about economy and education in Elmira www.stargazettenews.com
Briefly: AIG may face criminal charges www.iht.com
Merchants of greed need a cash diet www.guardian.co.uk
Morgan Stanley $1.45B Judgment Points to E-Mail Peril www.eweek.com
Dealer failed to pay loans www.pressconnects.com
3 plead guilty in case of health care funds given to Espada ... www.newsday.com
E-mail retention a must after Morgan Stanley case news.com.com
Workers Admit Diverting Health Money to Campaign 1010wins.com
Thumbs up, down www.democratandchronicle.com
Fundraiser for NY Gov. Hopeful in NM 1010wins.com
Jury, Spitzer Probing Possible AIG Criminal Indictments www.insurancejournal.com
Today's Business www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Political openings bring out the masses www.nynewsday.com
New Mexicans host New York gubernatorial candidate www.newsday.com
State reaches settlement in car dealer fraud case www.wstm.com
Giuliani Could Affect Governor�s Race in New York www.angus-reid.com
Praecis will cut 60 of staff, refocus efforts www.boston.com
Report: Grand Jury Investigating AIG www.theledger.com
Grand jury probe of AIG underway, report says www.menafn.com
Report says grand jury investigating insurer www.venturacountystar.com
Spitzer Fundraiser in New Mexico www.wgrz.com
Three Admit They Cheated Clinic Patients www.nytimes.com
City life www.telegraph.co.uk
Today's national business briefs www.ocregister.com
AIG officials facing possible indictments news.monstersandcritics.com
Senior AIG executive talks to grand jury news.ft.com
Spitzer Visits Elmira www.weny.com
Report: Grand jury investigating AIG www.businessweek.com
State investigates county purchases www.zwire.com
United avoids strike as judge defers ruling www.twincities.com
Report: Grand jury investigates AIG www.montgomeryadvertiser.com

John-Sununu
First lady urges rights for Mideast women www.nola.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
First lady encourages broader roles for Middle Eastern women as ... www.signonsandiego.com
On Mideast Trip, Women's Rights Top First Lady's List www.wsoctv.com
Laura Takes Her Show on the Road www.capitolhillblue.com
First Lady Urges Rights for Mideast Women www.sfgate.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Laura Bush urges more rights for Mideast women www.ctv.ca
First Lady Urges Rights For Mideast Women www.wral.com
First lady encourages broader roles for Middle Eastern women www.billingsgazette.com
In Mideast, First Lady Talks About Women abclocal.go.com
First Lady Touts Women's Freedom cbsnewyork.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com

George-Voinovich
Better that Bush ride his bike than play with levers of government www.cantonrep.com
Ohio investment in rare coins yields a scandal www.siouxcityjournal.com
Rare investment politically costly www.chron.com
Ohio�s venture into rare coins becomes scandal www.fortwayne.com
Senator Short Fuse powerlineblog.com

John-Warner
Senate clash - the countdown begins www.bradenton.com
Dodd, Lieberman join fray over filibusters www.nhregister.com
Blowup expected in Senate as battle on filibuster nears www.nj.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters of Bush judicial ... www.nctimes.com
Judicial power struggle coming to head for Republicans, Democrats www.dentonrc.com
Senators taking direct approach in judges battle www.ardemgaz.com
Not The Nuclear Option www.theday.com
SHOWDOWN VOTE SET FOR TUESDAY ON FILIBUSTERS OF JUDICIAL NOMINEES www.zwire.com
Showdown vote set on filibusters of judicial nominees www.news-journalonline.com
Lawmakers appear headed for vote on filibuster www.dfw.com
Filibuster showdown set Tuesday www.courierpress.com
Senate Edges Closer To Filibuster Showdown news4colorado.com
Showdown vote set for Tuesday on filibusters www.theworldlink.com
Filibuster showdown in motion www.ardemgaz.com
GOP sets stage for filibuster showdown www.thestate.com
Newsview: Senate Torn Over Loyalties www.sfgate.com
Showdown set on filibusters of judicial nominees www.siouxcityjournal.com
An electric debate about turbines in Highland Co. www.roanoke.com
Filibuster fight approaches �nuclear� climax www.fortwayne.com
GOP acts to cut Senate debate www.post-gazette.com
GOP Sets Stage for Filibuster Showdown www.cheboygannews.com
Senate in 'nuclear' countdown 159.54.227.3
Republican senators move to end debate, call for vote www.contracostatimes.com
Newsview: Senate torn over loyalties www.pennlive.com