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9:45 AM, Oct 20, 2009 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
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No worries. You can finish reading the Baucus bill in just under a week, as long as you read for eight hours a day.


Only 34 percent of Californians approve of Pelosi's job performance, which explains why the Cult of Competence presidency put her in charge of crafting his major legislation.

Perhaps the single best thing the Democratic administration has done for the economy thus far.

The Obama campaign and the press, in one Anita Dunn quote: "Very rarely did we communicate through the press anything that we didn't absolutely control," Dunn said.

Murtha challenger is raking in big bucks. (And, they're given voluntarily by private citizens, not siphoned from taxpayer funds via legislative favor-trading.)

The White House is still fighting with Fox.

A run-off in Afghanistan.

No, really. Trust the federal government to run a health-care program efficiently and honestly.

Does Obama believe in human rights?

Landscape shift means more trouble for House Dems.