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Friday, July 01, 2005

Fri Jul 1 17:05:00 2005
Clear-Skies
Lawmakers seek to overturn mercury rules www.ledger-enquirer.com
Lawmakers Seek to Overturn Mercury Rules www.newsday.com
Energy Adviser Who Solicited Enron to Help Write Nat�l Energy ... www.opednews.com

Deficit
Transcript of Today's Pelosi Press Conference press.arrivenet.com
The GOP's new Social Security overhaul www.sitnews.us
US Opens China Energy Office as Chinese State Oil Bids for Unocal www.ens-newswire.com
House moves quickly to fill deficit in veterans health care www.nctimes.com
CUNY Faculty Union Finds Itself in a Weak Position www.nysun.com
Honor the troops in deed, not just words www.roanoke.com
VA seeks $975m for shortfall www.boston.com
House moves swiftly to fill veterans' deficit www.azcentral.com
Too Much Money www.businessweek.com
Sen. Murray's war for US veterans seattletimes.nwsource.com
House moves to fill vet care cost deficit www.kansascity.com
VETERANS HEALTH: House moves quickly to fill deficit www.theunionleader.com
'NY Times' Sunday Preview: Sen. Chuck Hagel Interview www.editorandpublisher.com
House Moves to Fill Vet Care Deficit www.military.com
Seeing through the fog www.ecnnews.com
Bush's plan cuts grant funding www.dailytexanonline.com
Pelosi Statement on Amendment to Block Chinese Bid to Acquire ... releases.usnewswire.com
Union wins round No. 1 in Pictured Rocks arbitration www.miningjournal.net
House Moves to Fill Vet Health Deficit www.guardian.co.uk
Veterans spending bill expected to clear House www.chron.com
Comment: 'Axis of evil' tag doesn't come cheap www.mysanantonio.com
House moves quickly to fill deficit in veterans' health care www.wcax.com
Idea of the Week: Avoiding a Judicial Armageddon www.ndol.org
Social Security Vote in the Works www.blackenterprise.com
Nightmare on Social Security Street www.capitolhillblue.com
Thomas Oliphant: Republicans hastily jump on the bandwagon www.dallasnews.com
Illustration by Bob Eckstein www.consumerreports.org
House Moves to Fill Vet Care Cost Deficit www.sfgate.com
House moves to fill vet health deficit newsobserver.com
Fire Company Closed, Library Open in Final Budget By MATTHEW ARTZ www.berkeleydaily.org

Jeff-Gannon
Editor's Desktop www.hawaiibusiness.cc
War? What war? mathaba.net
Patriotism means being able to express opinions www.thetimesherald.com
We Stand at the Crossroads of History www.opednews.com

Supreme-Court
Justice O'Connor Resigns www.onpointradio.org
O'Connor Retires From Supreme Court www.appeal-democrat.com
Durbin urges 'moderation' in new cou chicagobusiness.com
Reaction to O'Connor's resignation www.miami.com

Social-Security
Group targets NM for Supreme Court battle www.freenewmexican.com
House committee passes pension bill � with Democrats �present ... www.cantonrep.com
Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas www.wfaa.com
Huge Senate confirmation battle likely www.dallasnews.com
Analysis: Huge confirmation battle likely over Supreme Court ... www.knoxnews.com
AP Lists Top Likely Candidates to Succeed O'Connor on Court www.editorandpublisher.com
Senate passes its own version of budget www.jsonline.com
Siemens CEO says German election result won't alter economic ... www.forbes.com
New Mexico Targeted in Anticipated Battle Over Supreme Court www.abqjournal.com
Bush Schiavo probe order annoys voters www.sptimes.com
4 counties testing system that keeps list of state�s voters www.ardemgaz.com
House Committee Passes Pension Bill www.guardian.co.uk
Little for Bush to Savor in Latest Social Security Polling www.gallup.com
Nightmare on Social Security Street www.capitolhillblue.com
Maddox says report vindicates him www.bradenton.com
GOP Lawmakers Mull Vote on Social Security Legislation www.webcpa.com
Senate committee plans to draft bill on Social Security desmoinesregister.com
President Bush clearly outlined the path to success in Iraq www.sptimes.com
The Hillary book and Rove's rant betray the right's gullibility. www.memphisflyer.com
Be proud of America www.oudaily.com
Democratic group plans quirky campaigns newsobserver.com
Analysis: Bruising confirmation battle almost certain www.startribune.com
Bush vows to act fast, seeks 'dignified' debate msnbc.msn.com
Democratic Group Plans Quirky Campaigns www.washingtonpost.com
Political inferno likely no matter the nominee www.suntimes.com
State testing system to centralize voter lists www.ardemgaz.com
Seeing through the fog www.ecnnews.com
GM, liberals gasp for air www.fortwayne.com
Newsview: Battle looms over Court nominee newsobserver.com
State seeks to limit its portion www.staronline.com
House committee passes pension bill www.timesleader.com
Huge confirmation battle likely over Bush Supreme Court nomination www.billingsgazette.com
Huge Senate confirmation battle likely regardless of Bush Supreme ... www.signonsandiego.com
Newsview: Battle Looms Over Court Nominee www.washingtonpost.com
Illustration by Bob Eckstein www.consumerreports.org
Senate approves controversial CAFTA www.boston.com
Edwards gives recipe to win Ohio in 2008 news.enquirer.com

Tax-Cuts
A Week of It: Tuataras And Tax Debates www.scoop.co.nz
NC House, Senate reach tentative deal on taxes www.journalnow.com
Hey, big spender, everything�s not so hunky-dory www.onlineopinion.com.au
Sonia to talk to Left over differences on privatisation www.newkerala.com
Seeing through the fog www.ecnnews.com
Sonia to talk to Left over differences on privatisation:- news.webindia123.com

Medicare-prescription-drug
Poll shows support for Medicaid funding www.sitnews.us
Medicare beneficiaries count down to '06 www.savannahnow.com

Joe-Biden
Why Bush Won't Send More Troops www.latimes.com
For pols, dog days of raising cash begin news.enquirer.com
He's gung-ho no more www.theaustralian.news.com.au
Posted by: Dale Franks on Thursday, June 30, 2005 www.qando.net
Read What You Voted For, Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
Reconnecting To The World www.disinfo.com
Death of a Colossus: Gargantua Swallows MBNA www.consumeraffairs.com
June 30, 3:47 pm: A return; Bush's rose-colored shades; some ... www.zwire.com
What Bush Left Out www.washingtonpost.com
Democratic Ranks Pleased by Dean Performance www.foxnews.com
Bush's No-News Iraq Speech mathaba.net
Politicians get the news on the phone www.delawareonline.com
Response to Bush�s Iraq Fantasy Speech: More of the Same www.uruknet.info
On the Job Training Not Working for Senate Majority Leader Frist www.humaneventsonline.com
Will pragmatism win out? July 1, 2005 www.suffolknewsherald.com
Delaware court seeing upsurge in asbestos filings www.madisonrecord.com

Robert-Byrd
House OKs emergency funds for veterans' health care www.sfgate.com
House Passes VNR Amendment www.broadcastingcable.com
VETERANS HEALTH: House moves quickly to fill deficit www.theunionleader.com
House Moves to Fill Vet Care Deficit www.military.com
Bush asks House for almost $1B for vets www.pennlive.com
House votes to add nearly $1 billion for veterans health www.govexec.com
Democratic senators' statements on O'Connor retirement rawstory.com
House OKs $1 billion to veterans www.fortwayne.com
Lakoff and the Libs Do Comedy www.rushlimbaugh.com
House Moves to Fill Vet Health Deficit www.guardian.co.uk
Overused �Nazi' insult fouls political waters www.clevelandjewishnews.com
Democrat remarks hurt liberalism www.joplinglobe.com
House, Senate bills on veterans health $500 million apart www.dfw.com
Veterans' health care needs more support www.dailyiowan.com
House Moves to Fill Vet Care Cost Deficit www.sfgate.com
Bush Asks House for Almost $1B for Vets www.guardian.co.uk
House moves to fill vet health deficit newsobserver.com
House moves quickly to fill deficit in veterans health care www.usatoday.com
VA shortfall comes under fire www.fortwayne.com
House votes to close gap in veterans care www.ardemgaz.com
House moves to fill vet care cost deficit www.kansascity.com
Let's move on www.townhall.com
Conspiracy, Sacrifice From 1964 www.nysun.com
Work to add luster to Ruby Memorial www.dailymail.com
House acts quickly to fill gap in veterans' health care www.nj.com
CFJ to Red-State Democrats: You Will Be Held Responsible for ... www.earnedmedia.org
Is CFIUS Up to the Task? www.law.com
House responds to Bush request for bailout of VA www.cleveland.com
Committee for Justice to Red-state Democrats: You Will Be Held ... releases.usnewswire.com

Barbara-Boxer
Soldier in Germany Discusses Durbin's Dido www.chronwatch.com
Democrat remarks hurt liberalism www.joplinglobe.com
Contact information for local lawmakers www.pe.com
Central America trade pact headed to House www.siliconvalley.com
Links Between Iraq and Al-Qaeda Right Here, Senator Boxer www.rushlimbaugh.com
Trade pact headed to House www.mercurynews.com
Let's move on www.townhall.com
Senate OKs CAFTA; Fight Expected in House www.latimes.com
Surfrider Foundation June environemental News updates www.globalsurfnews.com

Hillary-Clinton
NBC's British accent www.variety.com
Van Camp: Pro-lifers should leave picket line, join adoption line www.amarillo.com
The Real Problem With Ed Klein's Hillary Book www.scoop.co.nz
IS THE GOVERNMENT THAT NAIVE? www.etherzone.com
A look at the start of independence www.contracostatimes.com
9:30 AM News Update - Bruno Angers Indian Tribes With "Campfire" ... www.newswatch50.com
Dick Durbin Plans Independence Day Visit to Gitmo www.nationalledger.com
Why I Walked Out on Billy Graham www.michnews.com
The Case for Jeb! in 2008 Part II peer-review.redstate.org
Billy Graham: I Didn't Endorse Hillary Clinton www.newsmax.com
Why I walked out worldnetdaily.com
Senate bills address health information, payments www.alertnet.org
Mixed sales greet bestseller panning Hillary pittsburghlive.com
Read What You Voted For, Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
KLEIN BOOK VICTORY www.etherzone.com
WHAT DO WE DO ABOUT THE SHEEPLE? www.newswithviews.com
News For Your Web Site kansascity.dbusinessnews.com
12:30 PM News Update - Soldier From Western New York Killed In ... www.newswatch50.com
Reconnecting To The World www.disinfo.com
When Politeness Becomes Vice www.therealitycheck.org
NY: Ed Cox enters Senate race to unseat Hillary Clinton www.polstate.com
New York's Olympic bid www.iol.co.za
Markey Fires Epistle At Tomlinson www.broadcastingcable.com
The Hillary book and Rove's rant betray the right's gullibility. www.memphisflyer.com
When politeness becomes vice www.americanthinker.com
Hillary Clinton in Evangelical Outreach www.newsmax.com
US Senate Approves Central American Trade Agreement (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
Health-care costs are the 1st ailment to cure www.heraldtribune.com
YOUR ONLINE LOCAL NEWSPAPER www.accessnorthga.com
Opposites attract www.guardian.co.uk
Editorial roundup www.fortwayne.com
Clarification: Graham Remark on Hillary Clinton Was Not an ... www.beliefnet.com
Karl Rove Offends Liberals, But Proves a Salient Point about the ... www.humaneventsonline.com
Graham didn't intend to endorse Clinton www.charlotte.com
Will pragmatism win out? July 1, 2005 www.suffolknewsherald.com
MAN BADLY HURT IN PLUNGE DURING NIGHT TOUR OF HOUSE UNDER ... www.newswatch50.com
10:30 AM News Update - SLU Appoints 3 New Trustees www.newswatch50.com
POLICE IDENTIFY TEEN KILLED IN FRANKLIN COUNTY CRASH www.newswatch50.com

Jon-Corzine
In Response to Unsafe Work Hour Data, Congress Reintroduces ... releases.usnewswire.com
Don't fish in libraries www.app.com
Develop a moral compass, then run for political office www.zwire.com
Senate backs Central America trade pact www.nj.com
Your views www.bergen.com
The greens may regret seeing red on Corzine www.nj.com
Budget-making process ruins our appetite www.zwire.com
Army: VX waste flammable www.courierpostonline.com

Howard-Dean
Today's most read story is: www.godesoto.com
I hate it when Howard Dean is right www.qando.net
Dean to Participate in LULAC National Convention on Friday in ... www.hispanicprwire.com
The View From Here . . . www.gcnews.com
Newly energized cadres seem ready to transform the Shelby County ... www.memphisflyer.com
Democrats were right about vote fraud www.americanthinker.com
Leading La. Democrats no-shows for Dean www.tuscaloosanews.com
Statement by DNC Chair Howard Dean on the Retirement of Supreme ... releases.usnewswire.com
FIRST-PERSON: Votes, values & voices at the SBC www.bpnews.net
Read What You Voted For, Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
Posted by: Jon Henke on Friday, July 01, 2005 www.qando.net
Lakoff and the Libs Do Comedy www.rushlimbaugh.com
Edwards critical of rare-coin deal during Ohio trip toledoblade.com
Leading Louisiana Democrats no-shows for Dean www.wcax.com
Democrat Popularity Dropping wizbangblog.com
Skirting a statute www.townhall.com
Franco is Still Dead; So Are the Democrats www.chronwatch.com
The best and worst of 2005 -- thus far seattlepi.nwsource.com
O'Connor retirement cracks high court's door for Bush www.usatoday.com
WONDER LAND www.opinionjournal.com
Democratic Ranks Pleased by Dean Performance www.foxnews.com
Howard Dean Got It Wrong www.humaneventsonline.com
LULAC speakers urge blacks, Hispanics to work together www.arkansasnews.com
YOUR ONLINE LOCAL NEWSPAPER www.accessnorthga.com
Political messages push his buttons www.recordonline.com
If Howard Dean Were to Update the Declaration of Independence www.mensnewsdaily.com
GM, liberals gasp for air www.fortwayne.com
Karl Rove Offends Liberals, But Proves a Salient Point about the ... www.humaneventsonline.com
Reckless rhetoric www.azcentral.com
Coalition's multi-pronged assault on Wal-Mart targets capitalism www.eastvalleytribune.com
Let's get corruption out of DC, Dean says www.nola.com
Party season www.rutlandherald.com
Examiner Profile: Orrin Hatch www.dcexaminer.com
Will pragmatism win out? July 1, 2005 www.suffolknewsherald.com

Christopher-Dodd
PRESS CONFERENCE WITH SENATOR DANIEL AKAKA (D-HI); SENATOR ... www.fednews.com
Base supporters rehearse for Boston hearing www.norwichbulletin.com
Regional baseball team incoporates US, Latin countries www.nhregister.com
NAA Calls on Congress to Enact Federal Shield Law www.pnnonline.org
Supreme Court Pick Likely to Spark Fight www.foxnews.com
Burr Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Cord Blood Stem Cell Bill www.ncrumors.com
SENATE MAJORITY LEADER ENDORSES TWO-YEAR DTC AD BAN www.adage.com
United States: Judith Miller and Matthew Cooper given one week to ... www.noticias.info

Elizabeth-Dole
Bush: CAFTA good for US businesses www.journalnow.com
Senate approves CAFTA charlotte.bizjournals.com
CAFTA Report www.wnct.com
Rossi puts politics on hold to enjoy life www.heraldnet.com
Dole, Burr Vote In Favor Of CAFTA www.wral.com
Dole Statement on the Retirement of Justice O�Connor www.ncrumors.com
Bill Clinton, Bob Dole to head fund raiser for Bennett College triad.bizjournals.com
Rep. Harris offers to return political donations to MZM workers www.sfgate.com
Dole, Burr vote in favor of CAFTA www.the-dispatch.com
Rossi says US Senate bid unlikely www.spokesmanreview.com
Rep. Katherine Harris to return controversial political ... www.tcpalm.com
Sen. Burr gives surprise OK to CAFTA www.charlotte.com
Senate OKs CAFTA with help from NC senators triad.bizjournals.com
Congresswoman offers to return money from MZM workers www.sfgate.com
AP Interview: Rossi says Senate bid not likely, Gregoire rematch ... www.kgw.com
Rossi focusing on family, not foes www.kingcountyjournal.com
House lashes back at ruling www.newsobserver.com

Pete-Domenici
Group targets NM for Supreme Court battle www.freenewmexican.com
Senate OKs Continued Study of Nuclear Arms www.washingtonpost.com
Livermore lab laser project on Senate's chopping block www.contracostatimes.com
Waiting for PILT payments www.lamonitor.com
Senate Resolution Backs Mandatory Emission Limits www.sciencemag.org
New Mexico Targeted in Anticipated Battle Over Supreme Court www.abqjournal.com
Senate OKs millions for Sandia, LANL www.krqe.com
Joe Conason www.salon.com
Bush names Kelliher to head Federal Energy Regulatory Commission www.signonsandiego.com
Bush Names Kelliher to Head FERC www.guardian.co.uk
Promise of fusion unlikely in the debut of giant laser www.insidebayarea.com
Senate OKs continued study of nuclear arms newsobserver.com
Bush names Kelliher to head FERC www.tallahassee.com

Diane-Feinstein
Desert High graduate to 'cross into the blue' www.blackanthem.com
Odds on East Bay Casinos Starting to Look Longer By RICHARD ... www.berkeleydaily.org
Senate panel stalls meth bill after other states object www.thedesertsun.com
Pinnacles Ranch purchase OK�d hollisterfreelance.com

Russ-Feingold
US Sen. Feingold: Introduces Legislation to Support Military ... www.wisdems.org
Racine County News Briefs www.jsonline.com
US Sens. Kohl, Feingold: Sponsor Bill to Toughen Food Safety Laws ... www.wisdems.org
Senate approves free-trade agreement 159.54.226.83
Bayh, Lugar split on Central American trade pact www.indystar.com

Dianne-Feinstein
Senate gives Bush win on CAFTA www.cnn.com
Senate Likely To Put Stamp On Natural Gas Provisions www.rednova.com
Senate defeats move to stop nuclear bomb study www.zwire.com
Oregon and SW Washington www.kgw.com
Bombs Away! www.capitolhillblue.com
Congress must lead the way on privacy www.scmagazine.com
Senate vote on the nuclear bunker buster NOW home.maryknoll.org
Senate vote on CAFTA sends trade deal to showdown in House www.fox23news.com
Senate OKs CAFTA free trade pact www.king5.com
Senate Approves Central America Trade Deal www.nctimes.com
Central America trade pact headed to House www.siliconvalley.com
Trade pact headed to House www.mercurynews.com
Anti-meth bill hits snag www.arkansasnews.com
Senate approves Central America trade deal www.pennlive.com
US Senate defeats move to stop nuclear bomb study www.tehrantimes.com

Bill-Frist
Sandra Day O'Connor: From Cattle Ranch to Supreme Court www.voanews.com
Senate GOP wants quick court appointment www.ledger-enquirer.com
A grand old flag www.gilroydispatch.com
Senate Republicans want O'Connor successor on court by October www.centredaily.com
No ads for first two years new drug on market www.marketwatch.com
Reaction to O'Connor resignation www.twincities.com
Letter: Column was off base www2.townonline.com
Reaction to O'Connor Retirement www.11alive.com
Sen. Frist calls for limits on consumer drug ads www.investors.com
Justice O'Connor Announces Retirement www.allheadlinenews.com
Supreme Court Pick Likely to Spark Fight www.foxnews.com
O'Connor retirement cracks high court's door for Bush www.usatoday.com
Supreme Court batle begins as Justice O'Connor retires www.thehill.com
Confirmation of Supreme Court nominee faces many hurdles www.wstm.com
Reaction to O'Connor's Resignation www.guardian.co.uk
GOP senators want O'Connor replacement on court by October www.startribune.com
SANDRA DAY O`CONNOR ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT www.kfdx.com
CONFIRMATION OF SUPREME COURT NOMINEE FACES MANY HURDLES www.kpvi.com
SENATE MAJORITY LEADER ENDORSES TWO-YEAR DTC AD BAN www.adage.com
O'Connor Retires, Leaves Court Vacancy www.bet.com
Senate GOP wants O'Connor successor on court by October www.cnn.com
Reaction to O'Connor's resignation www.timesleader.com
Senate Approves Cafta www.inc.com

Tom-Harkin
A wayward plane again sets off alarms onlineathens.com
CAFTA-DR passes Senate 54-45 www.agriculture.com
Energy bill prompts alliance between farm, environmental groups www.woi-tv.com
Activists launch effort to reverse nutrition cuts www.kwqc.com
Plane in Restricted Zone Brings White House Evacuation www.zaman.com
Iowa Senators split vote on CAFTA along party lines www.radioiowa.com
Groups rally against cuts to the food stamp program www.radioiowa.com
Senate passes Central American Free Trade Agreement www.wcfcourier.com
House committee approves Cafta trade pact www.investors.com
GOP Wants to Help Fight Disease www.wired.com
Energy bill prompts agriculture alliance www.qctimes.net
Senate approves Cafta trade pact - futures.fxstreet.com
US Sens. Kohl, Feingold: Sponsor Bill to Toughen Food Safety Laws ... www.wisdems.org
GOP backs non-destructive cell research www.pe.com
White House evacuated briefly www.deccanherald.com
Iowa's senators disagree on CAFTA www.zwire.com

Orrin-Hatch
Flag Burning: Real freedom on July 4th seattlepi.nwsource.com
O'Connor Resigns; Ugliness To Come news.yahoo.com
Senate GOP wants quick court appointment www.bakersfield.com
A look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.thenewstribune.com
Senate GOP: O'Connor successor by October www.dallasnews.com
Specter, Leahy are at head judiciary panel www.philly.com
Senate Republicans want O'Connor successor on court by October www.wcnc.com
A Look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.washingtonpost.com
Potomac Fever In Ohio! Coming to a town near you! mensnewsdaily.com
Specter to lead hearings on court nominee www.baltimoresun.com
Committee will clash over new justice www.spokesmanreview.com
GOP senators want O'Connor replacement on court by October www.startribune.com
Burr Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Cord Blood Stem Cell Bill www.ncrumors.com
O'Connor Resignation a Critical Moment for Constitution, Crucial ... www.pfaw.org
Senate OKs Interior bill; millions included for Utah www.sltrib.com
Senate GOP Wants Quick Court Appointment www.sfgate.com
Senate Republicans want successor by October www.suntimes.com
Senate GOP wants O'Connor successor on court by October www.cnn.com
Specter and Leahy: Senate Judiciary panel's top guns www.dallasnews.com
Examiner Profile: Orrin Hatch www.dcexaminer.com
Did Phil Hartman Die from Congressionally-Sanctioned ... www.lewrockwell.com

James-Inhofe
Senate soon to debate mercury pollution rules www.usatoday.com
That War Just Isn�t Getting a Fair Shake watchingthewatchers.org
Proposed pesticide legislation hailed www.capitalpress.info
Lawmakers seek to overturn mercury rules www.ledger-enquirer.com
Army recruits shortfall blamed on Iraq war critics www.alertnet.org
EPA Mercury Rule Attacked in Senate Resolution www.nrdc.org
Lawmakers Seek to Overturn Mercury Rules www.newsday.com

Ted-Kennedy
Soldier in Germany Discusses Durbin's Dido www.chronwatch.com
Historical 'amnesia' in schools worries two senators www.tennessean.com
Immigration committee hears from ex-Fox adviser www.mysanantonio.com
Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas www.wfaa.com
IS THE GOVERNMENT THAT NAIVE? www.etherzone.com
Huge Senate confirmation battle likely www.dallasnews.com
Analysis: Huge confirmation battle likely over Supreme Court ... www.knoxnews.com
These acts are getting tired www.workingforchange.com
Hayworth/Franks bill would construct new prisons for illegal ... phoenix.bizjournals.com
Dick Durbin Plans Independence Day Visit to Gitmo www.nationalledger.com
New Health Bills Address Community Efforts to Improve Healthcare ... biz.yahoo.com
The Danger of the Kennedy Quagmire www.latimes.com
Senators Prescribe Health IT Legislation www.internetnews.com
Distractions of the age of Bush english.ohmynews.com
The USeless Constitution www.humaneventsonline.com
Supreme Court Pick Likely to Spark Fight www.foxnews.com
Washington, DC Washington waits - and sweats www.concordmonitor.com
America: Fight Back Against Islamic Propaganda www.chronwatch.com
Letter writer should work for Ted Kennedy www.lahontanvalleynews.com
Analysis: Bruising confirmation battle almost certain www.startribune.com
YOUR ONLINE LOCAL NEWSPAPER www.accessnorthga.com
Bush vows to act fast, seeks 'dignified' debate msnbc.msn.com
Political inferno likely no matter the nominee www.suntimes.com
Opposites attract www.guardian.co.uk
Senators tout history plan www.azcentral.com
Gar Joseph | Is that why they're calling him 'Slick'? www.philly.com
Newsview: Battle looms over Court nominee newsobserver.com
The Worst Of Intentions www.disinfo.com
Bush buying time By George S. Hishmeh www.aljazeerah.info
Huge confirmation battle likely over Bush Supreme Court nomination www.billingsgazette.com
Huge Senate confirmation battle likely regardless of Bush Supreme ... www.signonsandiego.com
Newsview: Battle Looms Over Court Nominee www.newsday.com
Examiner Profile: Orrin Hatch www.dcexaminer.com
The Worst of Intentions www.weeklystandard.com
COLUMNISTS : Getting beyond the A-word www.ardemgaz.com

John-Kerry
Soldier in Germany Discusses Durbin's Dido www.chronwatch.com
Villaraigosa aims to redefine the office www.presstelegram.com
US Senate Apologizes For Inaction On Lynching www.zwire.com
Kilgore on Transportation: Transmission Problems www.raisingkaine.com
Chinese fireworks ... Fight over baseball ... More www.timesrecordnews.com
Think Again: The Press Playing Catch-Up www.americanprogress.org
Newly energized cadres seem ready to transform the Shelby County ... www.memphisflyer.com
House Passes VNR Amendment www.broadcastingcable.com
Incoming LA Mayor Aims to Broaden Role www.kfmb.com
Bush promises Africa $1.7 bil sfgate.com
America: the election www.theglobeandmail.com
Edwards critical of rare-coin deal during Ohio trip toledoblade.com
Problems put to music www.timesleader.com
Reconnecting To The World www.disinfo.com
Senate Approves Central American Free Trade Pact www.theledger.com
Newspaper Review - Irish Business News and International Stories www.finfacts.com
Choose from bad nanny, mad 'Diary' www.tallahassee.com
Villaraigosa aims to redefine role of LA's top executive www.thedesertsun.com
Ex-vice presidential candidate stumping again www.cleveland.com
Villaraigosa will aim high as new mayor www.contracostatimes.com
In His Memoir, Lawyer Abrams Decries Encroachments on Free Speech www.thecrimson.com
Diesel makes right choice in leaving 'XXX' for 'Pacifier' www.insidebayarea.com
Villaraigosa Aims to Redefine Mayoralty www.washingtonpost.com
Democracy Between Fundamentalism and Modernity english.daralhayat.com
US Senate Approves Central American Trade Agreement (Update1) www.bloomberg.com
House OKs cash for veterans www.wpherald.com
YOUR ONLINE LOCAL NEWSPAPER www.accessnorthga.com
When down in the polls, exploit Sept. 11 worldnetdaily.com
On a wing and a board www.pe.com
Bush: Iraq 'Vital' to U www.addistribune.com
Mehlman's Message At Midtown Meeting www.nysun.com
The early bird gets the votes, would-be presidents hope www.chicagotribune.com
Name slip in Newton will just come out in the wash desmoinesregister.com
$1.7 bil going to aid Africa www.azcentral.com
Incoming LA mayor aims to broaden role www.salon.com
Bush buying time By George S. Hishmeh www.aljazeerah.info
Poll: 42% Want Impeachment for Bush Lies bellaciao.org
Villaraigosa aims to redefine mayoralty newsobserver.com
Democrats fight Meehan's bill to limit cash of 527 political ... lowellsun.com
Bayh, Lugar split on Central American trade pact www.indystar.com
Senate approves controversial CAFTA www.boston.com
Planned Parenthood's work www.courier-journal.com
Edwards gives recipe to win Ohio in 2008 news.enquirer.com
The model professional www.theroyalgazette.com
Edwards returns to state www.cantonrep.com
'The Pacifier' is a $100 million hit www.jacksonholestartrib.com

Patrick-Leahy
Senate soon to debate mercury pollution rules www.usatoday.com
POLITICS-US: Parting the Veil of Government Secrecy www.ipsnews.net
Congressional Democrats Try to Block Bush Mercury Rule www.ens-newswire.com
A look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.thenewstribune.com
Specter, Leahy are at head judiciary panel www.philly.com
Leahy urges Bush to take time replacing O'Connor www.wcax.com
A Look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.washingtonpost.com
Sens. Specter, Leahy Offer Data Privacy Bill www.dmnews.com
Nadler pushes for immigration bill www.newyorkblade.com
US official to visit Nepal www.thehimalayantimes.com
Senate Ponders Toughest Data Protection Bill Yet informationweek.com
Leahy effort to stop EPA mercury rule has GOP support www.wcax.com
Torture Fatigue www.uruknet.info
Editorial: Secrecy sends chilling signal www.staronline.com
Ore. authorities say ID theft may be unstoppable www.kgw.com
Supreme Court Justice O'Connor retires; battle looms www.investors.com
Death of a Colossus: Gargantua Swallows MBNA www.consumeraffairs.com
Supreme Court Justice O�Connor retires; battle looms - futures.fxstreet.com
Victim's Organizations Form Asbestos Victims Coalition in ... www.medicalnewstoday.com
Is identity theft unstoppable? msnbc.msn.com
Lawmakers seek to overturn mercury rules www.ledger-enquirer.com
Committee will clash over new justice www.spokesmanreview.com
Lobby groups urges ratification of cybercrime convention www.scmagazine.com
Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy, Ranking Member, Senate ... www.civilrights.org
Bill to unite gay couples split by nationality www.washblade.com
Rwandan Widows Earn Livelihood with American Knitting Machines ... press.arrivenet.com
Another US official to visit Nepal www.kantipuronline.com
Specter and Leahy: Senate Judiciary panel's top guns www.dallasnews.com
EPA Mercury Rule Attacked in Senate Resolution www.nrdc.org
Lawmakers Seek to Overturn Mercury Rules www.newsday.com

Joe-Lieberman
A look at the start of independence www.contracostatimes.com
Senate casts eye at cutting emissions www.harktheherald.com

Trent-Lott
Dick Durbin Plans Independence Day Visit to Gitmo www.nationalledger.com
Durbin's apology hardly qualifies www.sun-sentinel.com
Rep. Harris offers to return political donations to MZM workers www.sfgate.com
Rep. Katherine Harris to return controversial political ... www.tcpalm.com
Keep feds' paws off the blogs www2.standard.net
House refuses cuts to Amtrak www.tdn.com
Apologies abound but some burst bubble www.news-press.com
Congresswoman offers to return money from MZM workers www.sfgate.com
Official: Base closure not result of probes www.clarionledger.com
On the Job Training Not Working for Senate Majority Leader Frist www.humaneventsonline.com
O'Connor action triggers major political campaign www.usatoday.com

John-McCain
Senate approves CAFTA www.qctimes.net
Shorter fueled running boom www.nwanews.com
Immigration committee hears from ex-Fox adviser www.mysanantonio.com
CAFTA clears Senate, goes to split House www.billingsgazette.com
CAFTA wins approval from Senate www.ocregister.com
Army gives warning of lack of recruits washingtontimes.com
Senate OKs Latin America trade pact www.buffalonews.com
BIA's education programs lagging behind nation www.indiancountry.com
He's gung-ho no more www.theaustralian.news.com.au
Senate OKs free-trade deal with six Latin nations www.gazettetimes.com
THE FIGHT OVER CAFTA www.pbs.org
SUBJECT: RESIGNATION OF SUPREME COURT JUSTICE SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR www.fednews.com
Senate Passes CAFTA Trade Bill www.wisconsinagconnection.com
The Nuclear Option: Power source deserves further consideration www.themonitor.com
Shorter�s gold medal fueled running boom www.ardemgaz.com
Senate approves Central America trade agreement www.timesonline.com
Army unlikely to make recruiting goals for year www.baltimoresun.com
Skubick: Schwarz speaks well of DeVos www.lsj.com
Senate endorses trade pact with six Latin American nations seattletimes.nwsource.com
Central American trade deal approved www.seacoastonline.com
Senate OKs CAFTA; House battle looms www.harktheherald.com
Female justice quits Supreme Court, creates opening www.timesonline.co.uk
Is Bush adopting Nixon strategy? www.tracypress.com
Senate casts eye at cutting emissions www.harktheherald.com
New Gambling Laws Get Hostile Response www.presstrust.com
Army pleads for more recruits www.chicagotribune.com
Senate approves CAFTA in 54-45 vote; House next www.ardemgaz.com
In His Memoir, Lawyer Abrams Decries Encroachments on Free Speech www.thecrimson.com
US Senate endorses trade deal with Central America www.theglobeandmail.com
Senate approves Cafta trade pact - futures.fxstreet.com
Supreme Court batle begins as Justice O'Connor retires www.thehill.com
Book searches origins of US's passion for flag www.chron.com
Senate approves trade agreement with six Latin American countries www.siouxcityjournal.com
Righteous Protests www.nationalreview.com
NEW ON DVD | TERRY LAWSON www.charlotte.com
Senate OKs CAFTA www.cantonrep.com
Senate Approves Central America Trade Deal cbs2chicago.com
New releases on DVD www.buffalonews.com
Senate approval of free-trade pact a big win for Bush www.philly.com
Bush: Iraq 'Vital' to U www.addistribune.com
A 'Daily' dose of political satire www.kansas.com
The early bird gets the votes, would-be presidents hope www.chicagotribune.com
Bringing home his own bacon news.cincypost.com
The Worst Of Intentions www.disinfo.com
Odds on East Bay Casinos Starting to Look Longer By RICHARD ... www.berkeleydaily.org
On the Job Training Not Working for Senate Majority Leader Frist www.humaneventsonline.com
Army Faces Enormous Challenges www.military.com
Will pragmatism win out? July 1, 2005 www.suffolknewsherald.com
Senate OKs Latin trade pact; House vote too close to call www.sltrib.com
Senate approves controversial CAFTA www.boston.com
CAFTA approved by Senate www.grandforks.com
Iowa's senators disagree on CAFTA www.zwire.com

Bill-Nelson
House Votes To Limit Eminent Domain Latitude www.theday.com
Senate gives Bush win on CAFTA www.cnn.com
House votes to limit cities' use of eminent domain www.grandforks.com
State legislators key to passage of trade accord www.sun-sentinel.com
Senate votes 54-45 to OK CAFTA www.miami.com
Harris-hired polling upbeat www.bradenton.com
Oregon and SW Washington www.kgw.com
Global Warming Affecting Waterfowl www.theledger.com
Senate vote on CAFTA sends trade deal to showdown in House www.fox23news.com
House counters court�s land-rights ruling www.fortwayne.com
Senate OKs CAFTA free trade pact www.king5.com
Senate Approves Central America Trade Deal www.maysville-online.com
Poll: Nelson Ahead Of GOP's Harris www.theledger.com
GOP Harried by Harris for Senate www.theledger.com
Senate approves Central America trade deal www.pennlive.com
Harris Offers to Return Donations www.theledger.com
CFJ to Red-State Democrats: You Will Be Held Responsible for ... www.earnedmedia.org
Committee for Justice to Red-state Democrats: You Will Be Held ... releases.usnewswire.com

Barack-Obama
Senator Durbin and the Stupidity of Liberal Democrats in Illinois www.chronwatch.com
Daily Digest www.pantagraph.com
Obama meets with nominee he's blocking www.chicagotribune.com
Parents can show multiracial kids the power in diversity news.enquirer.com
Senate OKs trade pact with Latin America nations www.suntimes.com
Senate approves trade agreement www.pjstar.com
Democratic Ranks Pleased by Dean Performance www.foxnews.com
Senate OKs free trade pact with 6 Latin America nations www.suntimes.com
Conspiracy, Sacrifice From 1964 www.nysun.com
Peggy Noonan: The conceit of government www.dallasnews.com

Harry-Reid
Justice O'Connor retiring msnbc.msn.com
Bush promises to consult senators www.suntimes.com
Bush Formally Nominates Cox SEC Chair www.foxnews.com
Reaction to O'Connor resignation www.twincities.com
Reaction to O'Connor Retirement www.11alive.com
Reaction to O'Connor Resignation www.washingtonpost.com
Bush Gets First Chance for Court Nominee www.guardian.co.uk
Justice O'Connor Announces Retirement www.allheadlinenews.com
Post-O�Connor Sniping www.qando.net
Bill would set aside more than $7 million for Nevada water ... www.krnv.com
Bush Formally Nominates Cox As SEC Chair www.cantondailyledger.com
Supreme Court Pick Likely to Spark Fight www.foxnews.com
Supreme Court batle begins as Justice O'Connor retires www.thehill.com
Bush calls for 'dignified' process money.cnn.com
Reaction to O'Connor's Resignation www.guardian.co.uk
Bush gets first chance for Court nominee www.kansas.com
Senators Pose High Court Nominee Names www.fox23news.com
Bush formally nominates Cox as SEC chair www.fortwayne.com
'A force for moderation' www.chicagotribune.com
Reaction to O'Connor's resignation www.timesleader.com
Advocates seek federal protection for Nevada's wild horses www.krnv.com
Senate Approves Cafta www.inc.com

Jay-Rockefeller
Senate trade pact snuffs help for US service workers wvgazette.com
Telco Video Bill Introduced www.broadcastingcable.com
Read What You Voted For, Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
Work to add luster to Ruby Memorial www.dailymail.com
Bills Free Bells from Video Franchise www.multichannel.com

Ken-Salazar
Udall, Salazar bill: Keep RMNP wild www.longmontfyi.com
Flag burning not a test of patriotism www.coloradoan.com
Udall, Salazar pushing to set aside wilderness rockymountainnews.com
Udall, Salazar Introduce Bill To Make Rocky Mountain National Park ... www.thedenverchannel.com
Udall, Salazar introduce bill to make Rocky Mountain National Park ... www.summitdaily.com
Colorado Daily www.coloradodaily.com
Speakout: Ethanol a first step to independence www.rockymountainnews.com
House votes to let woman stay www.jacksonholestartrib.com
Committee for Justice to Red-state Democrats: You Will Be Held ... releases.usnewswire.com
House votes to let elderly woman stay in her national park home www.napanews.com

Rick-Santorum
House Votes To Limit Eminent Domain Latitude www.theday.com
Gubernatorial candidate's wife speaks in Wysox www.thedailyreview.com
House votes to limit cities' use of eminent domain www.grandforks.com
Officials rehearse case for base www.philly.com
Overused �Nazi' insult fouls political waters www.clevelandjewishnews.com
Stem cell process evolving www.eastoregonian.info
GOP Wants to Help Fight Disease www.wired.com
Veterans' Needs: Funding about-face seattlepi.nwsource.com
House counters court�s land-rights ruling www.fortwayne.com
Live 8's Bob Geldof on the inside www.bradenton.com
GOP backs non-destructive cell research www.pe.com
House votes to limit use of eminent domain www.startribune.com
Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Outraged Over Senator Rick Santorum's Vote ... biz.yahoo.com
Santorum says family emphasized in new book www.pennlive.com

Charles-Schumer
US protectionism will not fix China's currency www.aapress.com
Sen. Clinton votes against new free trade pact www.newsday.com
Senators Won't Press on China Tariffs www.blackenterprise.com
Administration says terrorism insurance program should not be ... www.fox23news.com
Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas www.wfaa.com
Dollar shrugs off Fed's rate decision amid repositioning, rises to ... www.casperstartribune.net
US senators agree to defer bill on Chinese currency, tariffs www.newratings.com
Dick Durbin Plans Independence Day Visit to Gitmo www.nationalledger.com
Senate OKs CAFTA, Battle Brews in House www.aiada.org
Senators won't press on China tariffs www.sanluisobispo.com
Back to Bork? www.theatlantic.com
Potential candidates for the high court www.dentonrc.com
Supreme Court Possibilities abclocal.go.com
Garcia tapped as NY's top federal prosecutor www.newsday.com
Read What You Voted For, Democrats www.rushlimbaugh.com
China denies flexible yuan claim news.bbc.co.uk
Senate Ponders Toughest Data Protection Bill Yet informationweek.com
6:30 AM News Update - St. Regis Falls Teen Killed In Fiery Crash www.newswatch50.com
US Senators Delay Vote on Chinese Currency Bill (Update4) www.bloomberg.com
US Stock Investors Wary of Analyst `Yuan Plays': Taking Stock www.bloomberg.com
Senators postpone vote on taxing Chinese imports www.realcities.com
Potential candidates for Supreme Court ap.news-journalonline.com
US senators drop China tariffs bill www.chinadaily.com.cn
A look at some likely candidates for the vacancy on the Supreme ... www.dallasnews.com
New York Civil Liberties Union Urges Members of Congress to ... www.aclu.org
US Senators Delay Vote on Chinese Currency Bill www.chinaknowledge.com
NRF pleased with delay on China vote www.hometextilestoday.com
White House Opposes Terrorism Coverage Law www.washingtonpost.com
New York's Olympic bid www.iol.co.za
Potential Candidates For High Court abclocal.go.com
Markey Fires Epistle At Tomlinson www.broadcastingcable.com
Short List Of Possible O'Connor Successors www.foxreno.com
Senators say they won't press for vote on bill to impose punitive ... www.signonsandiego.com
White House: Terror insurance program should not be extended www.usatoday.com
Senate set to approve Cafta news.ft.com
O'Connor's successor: Local judge could be on the list www.sltrib.com
Command Performances By Pols www.gaycitynews.com
US senators drop China tariffs bill, told revaluation coming ... www.forbes.com
Democratic Ranks Pleased by Dean Performance www.foxnews.com
Senators agree to delay vote on China tariff bill www.centredaily.com
Business news www.spokesmanreview.com
US Senators Drop China Tariffs Bill en.chinabroadcast.cn
Sen. Clinton Votes Against New Free Trade Pact www.wnbc.com
White House opposes terrorism coverage law www.newsobserver.com
US Senators Delay Vote on Chinese Currency Bill (Update5) www.bloomberg.com
US Senators Delay Vote on Chinese Currency Bill (Update3) www.bloomberg.com
US Senate approves Central America trade pact moneycentral.msn.com
Committee will clash over new justice www.spokesmanreview.com
US Senators Delay Vote on Chinese Currency Bill (Update6) www.bloomberg.com
Senate OKs CAFTA, battle brews in House www.usatoday.com
Graham's New York crusade reflected heaven's diversity www.baptiststandard.com
Karl Rove Offends Liberals, But Proves a Salient Point about the ... www.humaneventsonline.com
China denies yuan revaluation claim www.chinadaily.com.cn
Senators delay vote on Chinese import tax www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Senators Won't Press for China Tariffs www.foxnews.com
Senators say they won't press for vote on China currency bill www.wstm.com
China's central bank reiterates no timetable on yuan revaluation www.forbes.com
Waterfront development to get oversight www.buffalonews.com
MAN BADLY HURT IN PLUNGE DURING NIGHT TOUR OF HOUSE UNDER ... www.newswatch50.com
Potential candidates for the court www.suntimes.com
List: Possible Supreme Court Nominees www.11alive.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
Venus just out of this world www.theaustralian.news.com.au
California misses budget deadline www.usatoday.com
Los Angeles Revs Up for Villaraigosa Mayoral Inauguration www.latimes.com
Arts teacher nominated for national medal www.dailydemocrat.com
Smoking out a bad habit in prison www.dailyrepublic.com
Incoming LA Mayor Aims to Broaden Role www.kfmb.com
Echo of history for America's Live 8 show breakingnews.iol.ie
Governor's proposed budget cuts could force some caregivers to ... www.dailyrepublic.com
Echo of History for America's Live 8 Show news.scotsman.com
Instead of a pay cut, members of state commission get raises www.ocregister.com
LA's first modern Latino mayor takes office www.reuters.com
Batman Begins: Forget the rest, this is the best www.yesweekly.com
Calif. misses spending-plan deadline www.azcentral.com
State starts fiscal year without budget www.bakersfieldonline.us
Workers should accept BART's offer www.insidebayarea.com
Stanford Scientists Call for Hydrogen 'Apollo Program' renewableenergyaccess.com
Property Ownership Definition is Key to Budget Fix www.blackenterprise.com
US to Seize State Prison Health System www.latimes.com
State set to start fiscal year without budget www.signonsandiego.com
Los Angeles Revs Up for Villaraigosa Inauguration ktla.trb.com
Calif. Misses Budget Deadline www.telegram.com
Caltrans silently returns to tower insidebayarea.com
Allegations merit probe www.ocregister.com
Departing Brown leaves legacy of acrimony, consensus building www.signonsandiego.com
Arnie faces California defeat www.examiner.ie
Calif. misses budget deadline www.tallahassee.com
Incoming LA mayor aims to broaden role www.salon.com
Odds on East Bay Casinos Starting to Look Longer By RICHARD ... www.berkeleydaily.org
Arnie cuts health costs with smoking ban for death row www.theaustralian.news.com.au
New mayor of Los Angeles sworn in www.billingsgazette.com
California's troubled prison health system gets federal oversight www.signonsandiego.com
A Short History of Bodybuilding ww1.bmezine.com

Arlen-Specter
What's next? www.suntimes.com
Senate GOP wants quick court appointment www.kansas.com
A look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.thenewstribune.com
Specter, Leahy are at head judiciary panel www.philly.com
A grand old flag www.gilroydispatch.com
Officials rehearse case for base www.philly.com
Senate Republicans want O'Connor successor on court by October www.centredaily.com
A Look at Senate Judiciary Committee www.washingtonpost.com
US Supreme Court Justice O'Connor Retires www.legendgames.net
A Look at Steps in Court Confirmation www.washingtonpost.com
Death of a Colossus: Gargantua Swallows MBNA www.consumeraffairs.com
Supreme Court Pick Likely to Spark Fight www.foxnews.com
A look at steps in court confirmation www.fortwayne.com
Confirmation of Supreme Court nominee faces many hurdles www.onnnews.com
GOP senators want O'Connor replacement on court by October www.startribune.com
CONFIRMATION OF SUPREME COURT NOMINEE FACES MANY HURDLES www.kpvi.com
Senate GOP wants O'Connor successor on court by October www.cnn.com
Specter and Leahy: Senate Judiciary panel's top guns www.dallasnews.com

Eliot-Spitzer
Ex-WorldCom Chief to Surrender His Assets to Defrauded Investors www.nytimes.com
NY Lab Will Halt Improper Patient Billing www.consumeraffairs.com
Mass. AG Advises Marsh Clients to Hold Off on Signing Settlement www.insurancejournal.com
Sandra�s Day www.nationalreview.com
Why Microsoft May Wade Into 'Adware' online.wsj.com
Principal Hid Fraud on Tests in Brooklyn, Officials Say www.nytimes.com
Ebbers Sells His Ass(ets), Settles Case www.byteandswitch.com
Command Performances By Pols www.gaycitynews.com
NY Immigration Consultants Accused of Defrauding Clients www.consumeraffairs.com
Ebbers Sells His Ass(ets www.unstrung.com
Ebbers assets to settle claims in fraud case www.baltimoresun.com
Chemical company settles lead paint case with RI www.boston.com
RI3K CEO Warns Against Confusing "Commercial and Operational" ... www.insurancejournal.com
Authority reform www.democratandchronicle.com
Ebbers agrees to settle claims www.orlandosentinel.com

John-Sununu
NH's parental notification law will face a different court www.theunionleader.com
Local boy makes less-than-good ruling wizbangblog.com
Drug Ad Legislation By Wyden Of Oregon Would Save Hundreds Of ... www.medfordnews.com
Honoring history www.seacoastonline.com
Thomas Oliphant: Republicans hastily jump on the bandwagon www.dallasnews.com
Federal appropriations head to NH www.fosters.com

George-Voinovich
Law firm counters diesel emissions report www.etrucker.com
Legacy of bad appointments toledoblade.com
Reaction to O'Connor resignation www.twincities.com
Sewer project advances www.timesleaderonline.com
Reaction to O'Connor Retirement www.11alive.com
Reaction to O'Connor Resignation www.washingtonpost.com
Reaction to O'Connor's Resignation www.guardian.co.uk
Reaction to O'Connor's resignation www.timesleader.com

John-Warner
Senate defeats move to stop nuclear bomb study www.khaleejtimes.com
Bush, Ft Bragg and 'Disassemble' - Stay the Crooked Course mathaba.net
Bombs Away! www.capitolhillblue.com
What�s Left of the Defense Industry www.afa.org
Bush's No-News Iraq Speech mathaba.net
In defense of offshore drilling www.dailypress.com
US Senate defeats move to stop nuclear bomb study www.reuters.com
Army recruits shortfall blamed on Iraq war critics www.alertnet.org