Politico (Washington, DC)
You could almost see the campaign commercials as Sen. Chris Dodd – hard at work in shirt-sleeves – presided last week over three very long days of committee action on health care.
The Hill (Washington, DC)
In a surprising development, House Democrats have reached an agreement to bring a sweeping climate change bill to the floor by the end of the week, Democratic aides announced late Monday night.
Washington Post (Washington, DC)
A key part of the landmark Voting Rights Act survived a constitutional challenge yesterday in the Supreme Court, but justices made it clear that a law forged in the darkest days of the nation’s civil rights struggles may no longer be appropriate in a new era of American racial politics.
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA)
Neda Agha-Soltan, 26, ‘was a beam of light’ and not an activist, friends say. The video footage of her bleeding on the street has turned her into an international symbol of the protest movement.