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Sunday, July 17, 2005

Sun Jul 17 17:05:00 2005
Deficit
Editorial: Lower deficit/It doesn't justify more tax cuts www.startribune.com
Commentary: Bush fiscal policies a debt disaster www.projo.com
In address, Bush promises a 'mainstream' Supreme Court nominee www.baltimoresun.com
Bush hints at identity of Supreme Court pick www.indystar.com
The budget picture washingtontimes.com
TOP STORIES www.kentucky.com
Many question long-term cost www.sfgate.com
Not so fast www.baltimoresun.com
Wanted: Adult in the White House www.sptimes.com
Bush Gives Clues About Court Choice www.11alive.com
Bush drops hints on Supreme Court choice www.montereyherald.com
Taxes down, revenue up and the Times is surprised www.timesdispatch.com
Bush Drops Hints on Supreme Court Choice www.picayuneitem.com
Forget political spin, economic truths led to shrinking deficit www.boston.com
CASUALTY OF WAR: THE US ECONOMY www.sfgate.com
Deficit for veterans foretold, but GOP ignored warnings www.journalnow.com
Bush drops hints, not names, for high court pittsburghlive.com
Unspin: Does anybody here remember the Laffer curve? www.ocregister.com
FAMU woes may not be over www.miami.com
Increased tax revenue is blurring future costs www.chron.com
Bush: High court choice will meet highest standards www.gainesville.com
Valley business week in review www.thedesertsun.com
Schwarzenegger sliding on green issues? www.dailybreeze.com
Freedom is free ydr.com
Credit card users may find paying trickier www.wacotrib.com
House GOP told of veterans deficit; leaders fired messengers ... www.helenair.com
Corporate tax receipts increase 43.7% www.twincities.com
Bush hints at court nominee www.bergen.com
DELEGATION WATCH $5,000 paid to GOP buys prime view of the Astros www.chron.com
Bush Seeks 'Mainstream' Court Nominee www.sfgate.com
Robbing sick to treat wounded www.palmbeachpost.com
US economy emerges from its budget deficit business.scotsman.com
Bush hints, holds off naming court choice www.ardemgaz.com

Jeff-Gannon
Subway fracas shows Internet�s power to shame www.cantonrep.com

Supreme-Court
[the show-by-show summaries are below the fold] www.redstate.org
Supreme Court pick to have mainstream values: Bush www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
What makes a president great? Here are 3 notions to ponder www.charlotte.com
What's that familiar reek in the air? www.dfw.com
Lobbyist on court battle job could become chief of staff www.suntimes.com
Pakistani PM Shaukat Aziz�s visit to US, Canada postponed www.pakistantimes.net
Rove scandal deepens www.news24.com
THE BUSH LEGACY www.sfgate.com
Pair may top list of potential nominees www.contracostatimes.com
Bush urged to look at politicians for Supreme Court www.swissinfo.org
Comparing 2005 to 1989 www.dailypress.com
Below the Belt: Rove, O'Connor, and Our Rights www.phxnews.com
White House Letter: An inner-circle tilt for a female nominee www.iht.com
Rulings trump race for many court watchers www.contracostatimes.com
The realities of judicial appointments www.miami.com
Taking the Gloves Off, and the Old School Tie www.washingtonpost.com
Wilkinson would make a fine Supreme Court justice www.whittierdailynews.com
High-stakes players www.usnews.com
SinceWeAsked: Court of Public Opinion www.mailtribune.com
Demo leaders are the anti-'Braveheart' www.sltrib.com
How The Tale Unfolds www.time.com
Judicial fight already heated in Nebraska www.journalstar.com
Rove: The media smell blood www.sbpost.ie
On the front line of choice www.palmbeachpost.com
Despite Rove revelations, story of leak largely untold www.sfgate.com
Bush wants court nominee to meet �highest standards� www.columbiatribune.com
Religious right wants its due from Bush, GOP www.chicagotribune.com
National briefs 159.54.227.3
LAST CHAPTER www.kansascity.com
Bush Drops Hints on Supreme Court Choice www.dcexaminer.com
Mazzaglia: Bush must keep his promise www.metrowestdailynews.com
Judicial conservatives come in many varieties www.baltimoresun.com
Conservatives want Moore on high court www.clantonadvertiser.com
The outing of a coward www.journalism.co.za
Americans Remain Split Over Abortion www.angus-reid.com
Similar Appeal; Different Styles www.washingtonpost.com
O'Connor notice sparks debate www.palmbeachdailynews.com
Bush Approval Still Below 50% in US www.angus-reid.com
Probe findings hint at White House role in Plame leak www.palmbeachpost.com
Powerful Senate panel to screen court nominee www.startribune.com
Miller Time www.counterpunch.org
Is Rove still Bush's man? toledoblade.com
White House says it is making progress, but critics say the public ... www.detnews.com
Tales from the coffeeshop www.cyprus-mail.com
Justice for you www.zwire.com

Social-Security
Social Security bill stalls www.fortwayne.com
Journal Views: Give Dean credit for visiting red state www.journalnet.com
THE BUSH LEGACY www.sfgate.com
Forget political spin, economic truths led to shrinking deficit www.boston.com
Colorado senator confounds colleagues www.casperstartribune.net
Steuben Dems host picnic fund-raiser www.eveningtribune.com
Latino Power? Not just yet www.bouldernews.com
We're all living in Karl Rove's America now www.sltrib.com
WASHINGTON, DC, WEEK IN REVIEW 159.54.227.3
Shaw sitting on $1M war chest as he approaches 2006 re-election ... www.bocaratonnews.com
Giuliani: The New Nixon? mensnewsdaily.com
Salazar a maverick lawmaker www.longmontfyi.com
The politics of faith www.usnews.com
Dean: Democrats' values are America's www.sltrib.com
Gregory Stanford www.jsonline.com
Valley business week in review www.thedesertsun.com
Potomac Fever desmoinesregister.com
The Framing Wars www.nytimes.com
White House says it is making progress, but critics say the public ... www.detnews.com

Tax-Cuts
Not so fast www.baltimoresun.com
Taxes down, revenue up and the Times is surprised www.timesdispatch.com
Forget political spin, economic truths led to shrinking deficit www.boston.com
Unspin: Does anybody here remember the Laffer curve? www.ocregister.com
How we'd pay for tax cuts - experts www.stuff.co.nz
Fixing the state budget process won�t be easy, but there are ... www.santacruzsentinel.com
US economy emerges from its budget deficit business.scotsman.com
Editorial: Lower deficit/It doesn't justify more tax cuts www.startribune.com
Commentary: Bush fiscal policies a debt disaster www.projo.com
A Believer In Tax Cuts www.usnews.com
Wanted: Adult in the White House www.sptimes.com
Moderate or bust for Bush fredericksburg.com
California dreamin': An on-time budget www.sacbee.com
Increased tax revenue is blurring future costs www.chron.com
Freedom is free ydr.com
Corporate tax receipts increase 43.7% www.twincities.com

Medicare-prescription-drug
An Opportunity for Conservative Senators www.americandaily.com
Gazette opinion: Medicare drug plan needs more common sense www.billingsgazette.com
OTHER NEWS www.twincities.com
The new Medicare www.bergen.com

Joe-Biden
News shows www.azcentral.com
CLEMENTS: The ABCs of George W. Bush www.lufkindailynews.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Gagging Maggots�again www.americandaily.com
THOMAS OLIPHANT www.jsonline.com
Comments www.redstate.org
W must seek advice to nix a showdown www.nydailynews.com
Biden learned lessons in '87 race www.delawareonline.com
A Thaw in Washington? www.usnews.com
Miller Time www.counterpunch.org
Gagging Maggots...Again www.mensnewsdaily.com

Robert-Byrd
Bush Urges Fair Hearing for High Court Nominee www.ksbitv.com
A force for development in Summersville sundaygazettemail.com

Barbara-Boxer
Cell companies hide dead zones www.latimes.com
Taxing trips www.whittierdailynews.com
Deep digging required in Hanson case www.thedesertsun.com
Low-key Cox thrust into limelight www.ocregister.com
Get ready for Liberal Hysteria neodanite.redstate.org
Editorial: Chief concern www.pressconnects.com
Missions' funding dries up www.montereyherald.com
Church-state controversy puts mission rescue package in peril www.sacbee.com

Hillary-Clinton
2006 Elections Loom Over Governors Summit www.salon.com
From Maitland official -- a modest proposal for offenders www.orlandosentinel.com
Rockstar reeling at row over sex scenes in game business.scotsman.com
Senators drop objections to vote on FDA nominee www.rednova.com
2006 elections loom over governors summit www.montereyherald.com
Security grants to drop in �06 www.wisinfo.com
Dear Moderate Muslims www.townhall.com
Cameras roll on the plight of forgotten 9/11 rescuers www.nydailynews.com
An Opportunity for Conservative Senators www.americandaily.com
Journal Views: Give Dean credit for visiting red state www.journalnet.com
Mendon Soldier www.10nbc.com
Bush caused Olympic loss www.bergen.com
Hillary Clinton climbs into presidential ring www.theage.com.au
Governors meet with eye to 2006 www.nashuatelegraph.com
Sen. Clinton has $12.6 for campaign:- news.webindia123.com
Senator Clinton Votes "No" to Border Security Jim Kouri, CPP www.opinioneditorials.com
2006 Elections Loom Over Governors Summit - Yahoo! News www.sierratimes.com
CLEMENTS: The ABCs of George W. Bush www.lufkindailynews.com
Gaps are closing somewhat, but bias still a problem www.sltrib.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Fighting the war on many fronts www.floridatoday.com
Bill, Hillary and Teddy pittsburghlive.com
Sen. Clinton has $12.6 for campaign www.sciencedaily.com
Governors gather in Iowa with eye on wave of elections next year www.usatoday.com
Governors focus on elections www.bradenton.com
India is not for sale, says PM (LEAD) www.newkerala.com
Excess pounds get America's children off to a bad start www.southbendtribune.com
Senator Clinton Votes "No" to Border Security www.michnews.com
The Man in the Middle www.usnews.com
Discredited Gingrich re-emerges as 'Even Newt' www.baltimoresun.com
India is not for sale, says PM www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
Lib News: Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Chuck Schumer, Joseph ... www.useless-knowledge.com
Virtually real www.democratandchronicle.com
Spanish common in US congress www.news24.com
Biden learned lessons in '87 race www.delawareonline.com
Where Even Newt Gingrich Thrives www.washingtonpost.com
Lie To Me, Please! RVTucker www.opinioneditorials.com
SIFTING THE CHANCES FOR MCCAIN AND CLINTON news.yahoo.com
New life for a cuddly little piglet www.latimes.com
'Karlgate' scandal fizzled out www.azcentral.com
WELCOME BACK, POTTER: PB STAYS UP FOR NEW BOOK www.pbcommercial.com
It's Media versus the White House www.chron.com
It takes a controversy: Santorum book could be asset after initial ... www.post-gazette.com
Governors focus on 2006 state races www.news-journalonline.com
SPEAKING OF NANNY STATE www.twincities.com
Clinton enters White House race - this time for his wife www.telegraph.co.uk
GOVERNORS GATHER WITH EYE ON WAVE OF ELECTIONS NEXT YEAR www.zwire.com
Miller Time www.counterpunch.org
Is Rove still Bush's man? toledoblade.com
Governors gear up for mass of critical campaigns in 2006 www.columbiatribune.com

Jon-Corzine
Area Votes in Congress www.philly.com
Interested in lease on NJ Turnpike? www.philly.com
Dems using fear factor to their edge www.zwire.com
Spotlighting the Democrats: A Look Inside The Jackass Party www.americandaily.com

Howard-Dean
NAACP chapters look ahead www.battlecreekenquirer.com
Lobbyist on court battle job could become chief of staff www.suntimes.com
Governors eyeing White House in 2008 www.pennlive.com
A VISION FOR THE LEFT www.mercurynews.com
Governors Eyeing White House in 2008 www.wilmingtonstar.com
Journal Views: Give Dean credit for visiting red state www.journalnet.com
DNC Plans to Send Out Message to All States tv.ksl.com
Statehouse debuts high-tech tours www.timesargus.com
DNC chairman Dean rallies Utah Democrats www.harktheherald.com
Statehouse tours go high-tech www.burlingtonfreepress.com
Santorum draws GOP heavy-hitters www.philly.com
15,000 gather at Hispanic rights meeting www.fortwayne.com
General Assembly engaged in conspiracy of silence on pay hike pittsburghlive.com
Democratic vet Patrick Leahy battle-ready for fight www.djournal.com
Howard Dean Rallies Utah Democrats kutv.com
Democrat is battle-ready for Supreme Court fight onlineathens.com
Labor's Love's Lost www.philly.com
DEMOCRATIC VETERAN PATRICK LEAHY BATTLE-RADY FOR SUPREME COURT ... www.zwire.com
Dean visits Idaho to rally Democrats www.rutlandherald.com
Democrats tap rancher as state chairman www.missoulian.com
Dean wows Dems with speech www.billingsgazette.com
Biden learned lessons in '87 race www.delawareonline.com
Strategic pep talk shows why Dean's the life of the party www.greatfallstribune.com
Get ready for Liberal Hysteria neodanite.redstate.org
Dean: Democrats' values are America's www.sltrib.com
Gregory Stanford www.jsonline.com
Hispanic-rights meeting to draw 15,000 delegates seattletimes.nwsource.com
Spotlighting the Democrats: A Look Inside The Jackass Party www.americandaily.com
Commentary on the News www.omegaletter.com
Hispanic rights group meets in Phila. www.fortwayne.com
'Karlgate' scandal fizzled out www.azcentral.com
It's Media versus the White House www.chron.com
Dean exhorts Demos to stand up for beliefs deseretnews.com
Howard Dean Speaks to Utah Democrats tv.ksl.com
Dean wows Demo crowd www.helenair.com
Leahy braces for fight over court nominee www.kansas.com
Rancher to lead Dems www.billingsgazette.com
Republican National Committee to hold meeting in Pittsburgh www.observer-reporter.com
Hispanic rights group meets in Philadelphia Speakers called for a ... www.philly.com
Is Rove still Bush's man? toledoblade.com

Christopher-Dodd
Killen case spurs second look at crimes www.boston.com

Elizabeth-Dole
Lobbyist on court battle job could become chief of staff www.suntimes.com
High Hopes for New GOP Face www.latimes.com
Textile lawmakers press Bush for CAFTA add-ons www.rednova.com
Rossi refusal a setback for state GOP www.spokesmanreview.com
Envoy positions can be rewards www.newsobserver.com
US lawmakers from textile belt press Bush for Cafta add-ons www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
Rossi Reiterates He Will Not Run For US Senate www.komotv.com

Pete-Domenici
Watchdog group says influence peddling sets stage for breaking law www.nctimes.com

Russ-Feingold
Security grants to drop in �06 www.wisinfo.com
Watchdog group says influence peddling sets stage for breaking law www.nctimes.com
GOP trio have big impact via PACs www.sbsun.com
Legislation was wrong then and worse this time around Legislation ... www.centredaily.com
PACs let congressmen send money to candidates www.dailybulletin.com
Give Mississippi River a face lift www.madison.com

Dianne-Feinstein
Security grants to drop in �06 www.wisinfo.com
How terror touches all of us news.enquirer.com
Senate drafts Patriot renewal www.nj.com
Legislation was wrong then and worse this time around Legislation ... www.centredaily.com
Laws slowing the growth in identity theft www.delawareonline.com
*** PATRIOT ACT UPDATE *** westernskies.krcc.org
Gang Bill Takes Cue From Organized Crime Legislation www.washingtonpost.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
Missions' funding dries up www.montereyherald.com
Church-state controversy puts mission rescue package in peril www.sacbee.com

Bill-Frist
Bush Urges Fair Hearing for High Court Nominee www.ksbitv.com
Can a photography book of the anti-war '60s still be revelant ... www.savannahnow.com
High Hopes for New GOP Face www.latimes.com
Bensalem man competent for trial on threat charges www.philly.com
The apostle of bizarre insensitivity www.boston.com
Hillary Clinton climbs into presidential ring www.theage.com.au
Hey, Your Honor: "Since when" does Darwin trump Moses and Madison? www.renewamerica.us
Military's aid to Boy Scouts is a front in larger legal war www.startribune.com
Court perils Scouts' event www.post-gazette.com
Boy Scout event caught in debate www.charlotte.com
A stem-cell distraction www.palmbeachpost.com
American Academy of Neurology supports embryonic stem-cell ... i-newswire.com
W must seek advice to nix a showdown www.nydailynews.com
Spanish common in US congress www.news24.com
Stem cell 'science, morality' tug at Frist www.tennessean.com
If Rove Wasn't Initial Source of Leak, Who Was? www.latimes.com
Amid cancer treatment, senator takes on issues www.azcentral.com
A Thaw in Washington? www.usnews.com
New technique puts stem-cell bill at risk www.startribune.com
Campaign stop in Surgoinsville www.wcyb.tv
Clinton enters White House race - this time for his wife www.telegraph.co.uk
Clarity in the stem cell debate www.chicagotribune.com
Busiest man in Washington, DC www.knoxnews.com
Court Says Pentagon Cannot Fund Boy Scout Events www.cantonrep.com

Tom-Harkin
Governors Test Iowa's Waters at Meeting www.washingtonpost.com
Amid cancer treatment, senator takes on issues www.azcentral.com
Potomac Fever desmoinesregister.com
Clarity in the stem cell debate www.chicagotribune.com
Busiest man in Washington, DC www.knoxnews.com

Orrin-Hatch
[the show-by-show summaries are below the fold] www.redstate.org
Leahy braces for top court nominee fight www.tallahassee.com
Social Security bill stalls www.fortwayne.com
Judicial havoc pittsburghlive.com
Guest lineup for today's TV news shows www.indystar.com
Next court choice should respect the middle www.jsonline.com
Fox News Sunday www.kentucky.com
Bush urged to look at politicians for Supreme Court www.swissinfo.org
News shows www.azcentral.com
News shows to cover CIA leak, Supreme Court www.thestate.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Democratic vet Patrick Leahy battle-ready for fight www.djournal.com
TV NEWS SHOWS www.sfgate.com
DEMOCRATIC VETERAN PATRICK LEAHY BATTLE-RADY FOR SUPREME COURT ... www.zwire.com
Comments www.redstate.org
Bush's choice www.bergen.com
Federal funds to target Utah crime corridors deseretnews.com
Late TV Listings www.boston.com
W must seek advice to nix a showdown www.nydailynews.com
NEWS IN BRIEF : TV news shows www.ardemgaz.com
Giuliani: The New Nixon? mensnewsdaily.com
News Shows www.southbendtribune.com
Stem cell 'science, morality' tug at Frist www.tennessean.com
Amid cancer treatment, senator takes on issues www.azcentral.com
A Thaw in Washington? www.usnews.com
New technique puts stem-cell bill at risk www.startribune.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
Leahy braces for fight over court nominee www.kansas.com
Powerful Senate panel to screen court nominee www.startribune.com
Busiest man in Washington, DC www.knoxnews.com

Ted-Kennedy
Detention on flights a common occurrence www.jsonline.com
JANE EISNER www.jsonline.com
Rove, Media Bias, and Other Nonsense www.americandaily.com
Gagging Maggots�again www.americandaily.com
Monica Jo Ptacek letter: Hoping for brighter future for country www.in-forum.com
Blumenau: Welcome to the world of Santorum www.metrowestdailynews.com
The Man in the Middle www.usnews.com
Pryor�s opinion sought as gauge www.ardemgaz.com
It takes a controversy: Santorum book could be asset after initial ... www.post-gazette.com
From this week's news ydr.com
We Must Attend to our Liberty Gene Johns www.opinioneditorials.com
Gagging Maggots...Again www.mensnewsdaily.com

John-Kerry
Values debate emerges as political factor in Japan www.turkishdailynews.com.tr
Eyeing rematch, Burns raises $202,868 in one month www.gwinnettdailypost.com
When is a "Leak" a Covert Action? Can we "Agee"? www.opinioneditorials.com
One Childhood Wish Comes True www.usnews.com
A Permanent Presence www.uruknet.info
Journal Views: Give Dean credit for visiting red state www.journalnet.com
Our reps earn even when absent www.centredaily.com
Rove at War msnbc.msn.com
THE BUSH LEGACY www.sfgate.com
Don't play patriotism card in attacking GOP on jobs www.detnews.com
Hillary Clinton climbs into presidential ring www.theage.com.au
Unspin: Does anybody here remember the Laffer curve? www.ocregister.com
Senator Clinton Votes "No" to Border Security Jim Kouri, CPP www.opinioneditorials.com
CLEMENTS: The ABCs of George W. Bush www.lufkindailynews.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Titus plans to target rural voters in today�s announcement www.rgj.com
Monica Jo Ptacek letter: Hoping for brighter future for country www.in-forum.com
Labor's Love's Lost www.philly.com
A different shade of Scarlett u.dailynews.com
If the US is planning on exiting Iraq, why are they planning a ... bellaciao.org
Editorial: Congress must close campaign loophole www.mysanantonio.com
Dean visits Idaho to rally Democrats www.rutlandherald.com
Accusations obscuring facts in Washington leak www.chron.com
Senator Clinton Votes "No" to Border Security www.michnews.com
JT rakes it in on the road www.ardemgaz.com
Governors and potential rivals endorse Iowa's leadoff role www.wvec.com
All hail the Land of the Free -- or else! www.japantimes.co.jp
Mannix resigns GOP position www.tdn.com
Plame security breach? It just ain't so, Joe www.suntimes.com
Press corps vs. White House www.centredaily.com
Spanish common in US congress www.news24.com
Biden learned lessons in '87 race www.delawareonline.com
The politics of faith www.usnews.com
The Prime Time timesofindia.indiatimes.com
When is a �Leak� a Covert Action? Can we �Agee�? www.michnews.com
Mannix steps down as head of Oregon GOP www.oregonlive.com
Plame/Wilson Affair: Ian Fleming's Dunderball? www.chronwatch.com
Absence makes the congressmen grow richer www.sunherald.com
Mannix leaves post to prep for governor's race www.newsreview.info
Stop Trying to Spin the Iraq War www.time.com
'Karlgate' scandal fizzled out www.azcentral.com
It's Media versus the White House www.chron.com
No work, no pay? Not for Congress www.spokesmanreview.com
Frank Rich: To find Karl Rove, follow the uranium www.iht.com
Follow the Uranium www.nytimes.com
The Framing Wars www.nytimes.com
Clinton enters White House race - this time for his wife www.telegraph.co.uk
Bush allies, critics go all out in fight over Rove www.japantoday.com
Shipp: Max Cleland for lieutenant governor? onlineathens.com
Miller Time www.counterpunch.org
Will Bush blink? www.ddtonline.com
Is Rove still Bush's man? toledoblade.com
The Plame Affair: When is a 'Leak' a Covert Action? www.chronwatch.com
Rocket-propelled grenade launcher found near Midway www.suntimes.com

Patrick-Leahy
Bush Urges Fair Hearing for High Court Nominee www.ksbitv.com
Leahy braces for top court nominee fight www.tallahassee.com
Editorial | Replacing O'Connor www.philly.com
Rehnquist decision focuses US high court vacancy www.rednova.com
Democratic vet Patrick Leahy battle-ready for fight www.djournal.com
Democrat is battle-ready for Supreme Court fight onlineathens.com
DEMOCRATIC VETERAN PATRICK LEAHY BATTLE-RADY FOR SUPREME COURT ... www.zwire.com
Politicians ignored needs of veterans www.rutlandherald.com
Pryor�s opinion sought as gauge www.ardemgaz.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
Leahy braces for fight over court nominee www.kansas.com

Trent-Lott
AHC Convention 1997 www.thehorse.com
After trial, Bender challenges Barbour www.clarionledger.com
Killen case spurs second look at crimes www.boston.com
WASHINGTON, DC, WEEK IN REVIEW 159.54.227.3
BRAC plan for Keesler puts care in doubt www.sunherald.com
Brother of man slain in '60s pressing for justice www.natchezdemocrat.com
Harris to address local GOP www.sunherald.com
Time, climate right to solve cold cases www.natchezdemocrat.com

John-McCain
An Opportunity for Conservative Senators www.americandaily.com
Book Explores Roots Of US Passion For Flag www.theday.com
THE BUSH LEGACY www.sfgate.com
Ill-considered deal ends lawmaker's long career www.contracostatimes.com
GOP trio have big impact via PACs www.sbsun.com
House of cards falls on Cunningham www.montereyherald.com
PEOPLE WATCH www.dfw.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Lowering the canyon volume www.azdailysun.com
Cunningham's career ends with the wrong deal in a world of perks www.contracostatimes.com
Senator is facing some tough questions www.indystar.com
Gaming scandal threatens conservatives www.al.com
Look who�s whining about dirty politics ydr.com
Racy �Wedding Crashers� includes McCain cameo www.fortwayne.com
Swank, Costner to narrate 9/11 film news.ninemsn.com.au
NEWSWEEK PERISCOPE: The Military - A Move for Clear Rules for ... biz.yahoo.com
When lying is about war, truth obsolete, says Mary www.in-forum.com
Giuliani: The New Nixon? mensnewsdaily.com
PACs let congressmen send money to candidates www.dailybulletin.com
A tale of two pols with their eyes on the big prize toledoblade.com
'Greg's Law' keeps Acunto's work going www.thejournalnews.com
SIFTING THE CHANCES FOR MCCAIN AND CLINTON news.yahoo.com
Frank Rich: To find Karl Rove, follow the uranium www.iht.com
Follow the Uranium www.nytimes.com
In Troubled Times, Bring On the Spartans www.nytimes.com
Bush allies, critics go all out in fight over Rove www.japantoday.com
The Military: A Move for Clear Rules for Gitmo msnbc.msn.com
Minutemen: Illegals drain US taxpayers www.phillyburbs.com
THE NEW VIETNAM www.ledger-enquirer.com

Bill-Nelson
Rove wears many hats in administration www.baltimoresun.com
Editorial: US Congress www.naplesnews.com
Critics and Fans Alike as Navy Chief Steps Down www.nytimes.com
Dennis sweeps candidates onto feet www.orlandosentinel.com
Bucks for beaches www.floridatoday.com

Barack-Obama
State's veterans promised change www.pjstar.com
Church battling to keep immigrant families united catholicnewworld.com
House leaders ignored warning of shortage for vets' health care www.suntimes.com
Obama pledges his support to veterans www.sj-r.com
Shortfall for veterans' services foretold, but House GOP leaders ... www.belleville.com
Stealth funding pays for stem cell research www.pjstar.com
Lib News: Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Chuck Schumer, Joseph ... www.useless-knowledge.com
Kennedy opposition carries risks for Supreme Court fight www.boston.com
Leaders tell vets they're pushing for improvements www.suntimes.com
Obama skips `Daily Show' for UN www.chicagotribune.com
State boosts veteran services www.pantagraph.com

Harry-Reid
American Account: Irwin Stelzer: The proof's in the pudding ... www.timesonline.co.uk
Cancer drug's promise raises hope for stock www.suntimes.com
Bush Urges Fair Hearing for High Court Nominee www.ksbitv.com
Justice selection wait puts Senate in strange spot www.bradenton.com
HOW THEY VOTED www.dfw.com
Land of Hard Knocks www.washingtonpost.com
A Cover-Up! www.michnews.com
How Texans Voted www.chron.com
Rehnquist decision focuses US high court vacancy www.rednova.com
Gagging Maggots�again www.americandaily.com
How your US lawmaker voted seattletimes.nwsource.com
Todd J. Gillman: Cornyn suits up for a confirmation battle, not ... www.dallasnews.com
Justice Judd Gregg: It won't happen, but a solid choice www.theunionleader.com
Demo leaders are the anti-'Braveheart' www.sltrib.com
W must seek advice to nix a showdown www.nydailynews.com
Spanish common in US congress www.news24.com
The politics of faith www.usnews.com
Get ready for Liberal Hysteria neodanite.redstate.org
Senators gear up for Supreme Court confirmation battle www.djournal.com
Bush's trusted man Rove talks too much english.people.com.cn
Kennedy opposition carries risks for Supreme Court fight www.boston.com
A Thaw in Washington? www.usnews.com
Miller Time www.counterpunch.org

Ken-Salazar
Colorado senator confounds colleagues www.casperstartribune.net
Backbone voters speak up www.denverpost.com

Rick-Santorum
[the show-by-show summaries are below the fold] www.redstate.org
Santorum wrote the book on ignorance www.tallahassee.com
Nice loophole www.timesonline.com
Editorial: Congress making the skies friendly again www.tcpalm.com
An Opportunity for Conservative Senators www.americandaily.com
More wild ideas from Santorum www.southbendtribune.com
The apostle of bizarre insensitivity www.boston.com
Santorum draws GOP heavy-hitters www.philly.com
BLADE BLOG www.washblade.com
General Assembly engaged in conspiracy of silence on pay hike pittsburghlive.com
Blumenau: Welcome to the world of Santorum www.metrowestdailynews.com
Team Connecticut gets tough in fight to save Groton base www.norwichbulletin.com
Tom Ferrick Jr. | So, Santorum, you don't say... www.philly.com
Letters | Letters www.philly.com
By BILL CAHIR www.nj.com
Gang Bill Takes Cue From Organized Crime Legislation www.washingtonpost.com
SOVO BLOG www.southernvoice.com
It takes a controversy: Santorum book could be asset after initial ... www.post-gazette.com
The price of hatred www.houstonvoice.com
Republican National Committee to hold meeting in Pittsburgh www.observer-reporter.com
From this week's news ydr.com
For many moms, job is necessity not choice www.post-gazette.com
Republican Hypocrisy; www.opednews.com

Charles-Schumer
[the show-by-show summaries are below the fold] www.redstate.org
Cell companies hide dead zones www.latimes.com
Democrats hit Bush on security of buses, trains www.rednova.com
Specter Says He'd Like Swing-Voter Justice www.washingtonpost.com
Specter says he'd like swing-voter justice newsobserver.com
National Security Watch: Chertoff off the track www.usnews.com
Judicial havoc pittsburghlive.com
Guest lineup for today's TV news shows www.indystar.com
Fox News Sunday www.kentucky.com
Justice selection wait puts Senate in strange spot www.bradenton.com
News shows www.azcentral.com
Bush govt sees China revaluing currency in August: FT report www.gulf-times.com
News shows to cover CIA leak, Supreme Court www.thestate.com
TV NEWS SHOWS www.sfgate.com
Democrats hit out at Bush on security of buses, trains www.thepeninsulaqatar.com
NEWS SHOWS www.tallahassee.com
Pryor�s opinion sought as gauge www.ardemgaz.com
Despite Rove revelations, story of leak largely untold www.sfgate.com
NEWS IN BRIEF : TV news shows www.ardemgaz.com
Senators gear up for Supreme Court confirmation battle www.djournal.com
The 'Good Old Days' www.macon.com
News Shows www.southbendtribune.com
Wait for nominee makes Senate antsy www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
Probe findings hint at White House role in Plame leak www.palmbeachpost.com
Powerful Senate panel to screen court nominee www.startribune.com
Manufacturing bounce boosts dollar www.taipeitimes.com
US believes China will float yuan soon www.taipeitimes.com
Local Blood Emergency Continues biz.yahoo.com
Leak�s mystery: Is it a crime? www.fortwayne.com
China denies yuan revaluation www.finance24.com

Arnold-Schwarzenegger
Arnold's lesson www.dailynews.com
Protecting Rapists in California www.americanchronicle.com
SCHWARZENEGGER DROPS CONTROVERSIAL MAGAZINE DEAL www.contactmusic.com
Arnie ends magazine contract www.gulf-times.com
Governor explains views on dietary supplements www.sgvtribune.com
SAN DIEGO COUNTY Volunteers start patrol of border They're ... www.sfgate.com
Muscle king's rise and stumble www.sacbee.com
Today In History � July 17, 2005 cbsnewyork.com
Law professor gets a lesson in chutzpah and free speech www.contracostatimes.com
Governors mingle, brainstorm in Iowa for '05, '06 elections www.cleveland.com
Briefing: Chinese downplay general's threat www.twincities.com
Sacramento River anglers ready for salmon bonanza www.montereyherald.com
Higher aspirations aside, these two have their hands full www.southbendtribune.com
Quitting 2nd job won't advance governor's ideas www.sfgate.com
Schwarzenegger gives tips to aspiring bodybuilders www.contracostatimes.com
Batman Begins: Forget the rest, this is the best www.yesweekly.com
He can't undo it www.latimes.com
Editorial: Nature trumps road-building www.staronline.com
Pensions: Tweaks or overhaul? www.sacbee.com
Cigarette fee angers allies, but governors stands by compromise www.duluthsuperior.com
Schwarzenegger explains view on food supplements www.cantonrep.com
Disneyland celebrates 50th birthday www.timesofoman.com
Arnold flexes for the voters www.thedesertsun.com
Schwarzenegger explains support of dietary supplements www.sltrib.com
Giuliani: The New Nixon? mensnewsdaily.com
Nation's governors take global view on education desmoinesregister.com
Schwarzenegger: Magazine deal no conflict www.bakersfield.com
Schwarzenegger sliding on green issues? www.dailybreeze.com
As We See It: Most observers realize that Californianeeds some ... www.santacruzsentinel.com
Governor: Wording doomed supplements bill www.montereyherald.com
Conservation, conditions spawn large salmon run www.contracostatimes.com
Record salmon run lures anglers to Sacramento River www.staronline.com
Flags Lowered Honoring Stockdale www.newsmax.com
Majority approves of Bredesen in poll www.gallatinnewsexaminer.com
Dan Walters: Schwarzenegger, Cunningham: Conduct crosses ethical ... www.sacbee.com
The Hour www.thehour.com
UC growth bill fails to pass Senate www.santacruzsentinel.com
Today In History ? July 17, 2005 cbs2chicago.com
Courts are key to future of reform www.dailybreeze.com
Hot Corner: Nipping at the heels of the newsmakers news.enquirer.com
Overturning Roe could rob conservatives of biggest issue www.nashuatelegraph.com
Pawlenty battered, unbowed at Capitol www.twincities.com
Governors meet with eye to 2006 www.nashuatelegraph.com
US, Mexico governors target border www.chicagotribune.com
Frequent poll visits causes voter fatigue www.contracostatimes.com
`UNTIL I FIND YOU': SEARCHING FOR A FATHER AND THE SELF www.sun-sentinel.com
For governors, 2006 is biggest election year www.baltimoresun.com
'California Minutemen' Begin Patrol www.latimes.com
Governors focus on elections www.bradenton.com
Arnold explains stance www.dailynews.com
The self-confidence man www.latimes.com
Governors focus on education reform in Iowa www.stjoenews-press.com
Governor swears by supplements www.contracostatimes.com
Governors talk about challenges awaiting them in 2006 elections www.cantonrep.com
Schwarzenegger ends criticized fitness deal sify.com
Delta blues www.sfgate.com
California dreamin': An on-time budget www.sacbee.com
Governors gather, eye wave of '06 races www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Lottery faces major trouble in 20th year www.insidebayarea.com
Schwarzenegger gives up $5 mil. contract with fitness mags www.suntimes.com
17 Nation Briefs www.harktheherald.com
Potential is there for Sacramento www.contracostatimes.com
Lots of cash for ballot clash www.sacbee.com
Schwarzenegger saw no conflict in payments www.baltimoresun.com
Disneyland Celebrates First 50 Years www.mickeynews.com
Governors gear up for mass of critical campaigns in 2006 www.columbiatribune.com
Wisely, state helping to grow teachers www.mercurynews.com
Gov. denies conflict existed www.presstelegram.com
The politics of commuter marriages www.sacbee.com
Lottery, at age 20, in big trouble for first time www.insidebayarea.com

Arlen-Specter
[the show-by-show summaries are below the fold] www.redstate.org
Area Votes in Congress www.philly.com
Specter Says He'd Like Swing-Voter Justice www.washingtonpost.com
Specter says he'd like swing-voter justice newsobserver.com
Guest lineup for today's TV news shows www.indystar.com
Bush urged to look at politicians for Supreme Court www.swissinfo.org
News shows www.azcentral.com
Weighing illegal immigrants' education rights www.philly.com
How terror touches all of us news.enquirer.com
Senate drafts Patriot renewal www.nj.com
NEWS SHOWS www.tallahassee.com
Legislation was wrong then and worse this time around Legislation ... www.centredaily.com
Late TV Listings www.boston.com
News Shows www.southbendtribune.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
PBS' funding race has several hurdles to jump www.sunherald.com
They're setting an example www.cumberlink.com
Clarity in the stem cell debate www.chicagotribune.com
Editorial | Replacing O'Connor www.philly.com
Lugar pushes measure to provide more legal guards for journalists www.courier-journal.com
Cancer battle gives Specter a 'sharp focus on mortality' www.philly.com
Fox News Sunday www.kentucky.com
News shows to cover CIA leak, Supreme Court www.thestate.com
TV NEWS SHOWS www.sfgate.com
Team Connecticut gets tough in fight to save Groton base www.norwichbulletin.com
NEWS IN BRIEF : TV news shows www.ardemgaz.com
HOST: BRIT HUME www.fednews.com
Calif. RFID Bill Is Unconstitutional www.rfidjournal.com
Amid cancer treatment, senator takes on issues www.azcentral.com

Eliot-Spitzer
2006 Elections Loom Over Governors Summit www.salon.com
2006 elections loom over governors summit www.montereyherald.com
Governors gather in Iowa with eye on elections next year news.bostonherald.com
Don't look for national insurance regulation anytime soon www.centredaily.com
Governors mingle, brainstorm in Iowa for '05, '06 elections www.cleveland.com
2006 Elections Loom Over Governors Summit - Yahoo! News www.sierratimes.com
NY icon Ed Koch longs for political candidates who are titans www.nydailynews.com
Governors gather in Iowa with eye on wave of elections next year www.usatoday.com
GOVERNORS GATHER WITH EYE ON WAVE OF ELECTIONS NEXT YEAR www.zwire.com
At Iowa governors meeting, all eyes looking toward 2006 races www.journalnow.com
Governors meet with eye to 2006 www.nashuatelegraph.com
For governors, 2006 is biggest election year www.baltimoresun.com
Promised, but yet to pay out to many www.oregonlive.com
Governors focus on elections www.bradenton.com
Jeffrey R. Scharf: Everybody�s Business www.santacruzsentinel.com
Fund companies hoping for breather after change at SEC www.baltimoresun.com
Governors talk about challenges awaiting them in 2006 elections www.cantonrep.com
Bondi proposes $2 per person tax on water www.thejournalnews.com
Governors gather, eye wave of '06 races www.myrtlebeachonline.com
Governors focus on 2006 state races www.news-journalonline.com
Governors gear up for mass of critical campaigns in 2006 www.columbiatribune.com
WorldCom boss caught out as tide turns in US www.sundayherald.com

John-Sununu
Rove an aide difficult to cut loose www.contracostatimes.com
Picking on the press pays off www.suntimes.com

John-Warner
Justice selection wait puts Senate in strange spot www.bradenton.com
NEWSWEEK PERISCOPE: The Military - A Move for Clear Rules for ... biz.yahoo.com
Senators gear up for Supreme Court confirmation battle www.djournal.com
Warriors on the march to improve breast health care, raise ... www.newsleader.com
Senators bring own criteria in judging a potential justice www.contracostatimes.com
The Military: A Move for Clear Rules for Gitmo msnbc.msn.com
When a good candidate is a bad choice www.fortwayne.com
Abuse, What Abuse? www.uruknet.info
Wait for nominee makes Senate antsy www.myrtlebeachonline.com
McDonald: Countering violence with peace www.commercialappeal.com