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Morning clicks: Kagan up for a vote, Florida drilling special session, Senate race redux

As we await PPP polls from Florida and Nevada, here’s what’s happening. Nationally, Elena Kagan gets a vote in the Judiciary Committee today. But she now has a new foe: C. Everett Koop? And Politico announces: Alvin Greene is lucid! … Continue reading

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Morning clicks: Miami mugs Cleveland, Uncle Luke hearts Kagan

Bored by the LeBronathon? The Miami New Times did the one live-blog that mattered. And they serve up this handy primer on Miami. Okay, maybe one last word (or two: never again.) BTW, if you want Heat season tickets, you’re … Continue reading

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(Live video) Watch day 2 of the Kagan hearings

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Watch the Kagan hearings Live

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Morning clicks: Byrd passes, Kagan’s grille, Rick Scott’s scandal, Jeff Greene unplugged

Flags are flying at half-staff in Washington and in West Virginia following the passing of Senator Robert Byrd, America’s longest-serving Senator. Video of his landmark speech opposing the invasion of Iraq can be found here. An excellent commentary and a … Continue reading

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Meek goes after Crist on abortion, Kagan

Oh, here we go… with polls showing Charlie Crist cutting into Kendrick Meek’s Democratic support, Team Meek is going after Crist’s moderate bona fides on two fronts: abortion rights and Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan. The campaign’s press release from … Continue reading

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And ode to George Rekers (but not Elena Kagan)

Just sayin’ …

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Morning clicks: thoroughly modern Thurgood

The (national) reviews are in, and the RNC’s daffy critique of Elena Kagan for quoting Thurgood Marshall on the “defectiveness” of the original, slavery-inclusive, women’s suffrage denying U.S. Constitution is a big, fat, FAIL. But that hasn’t stopped Michael Steele … Continue reading

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Obama’s krafty little Kagan pick

Put me down as not jumping up and down with excitement about Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court. I would have loved to see the president make a more in-your-face liberal pick (or perhaps a Black woman, just to … Continue reading

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Morning clicks: Kagan’s the pick, You’ve got Meekmail, Sink speaks up

Happy post-Betty White day! Miss Betty rocked SNL this weekend, and garnered the show’s highest ratings since the weekend before the 2008 election. Not bad for an octogenarian comedienne who said she didn’t know what Facebook was before a runaway … Continue reading

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