Matt Lewis

June 8 Lagniappe

Good morning, friends. I have some excellent links for your morning commute. Enjoy!

Jonathan Alter notes a clever John Steinbeck-themed allusion by Romney’s ad man.

Michael Gerson thinks Democrats are playing with dynamite.

Conor Friedersdorf for The Atlantic: “The Problem with Public-Sector Unions — And How to Fix It”

Jordy Yager at The Hill: “Mole helps Rep. Issa whack Justice Department”

Aaron Blake at the New York Times blog The Fix: “Romney outraised Obama in May, $76.8 million to $60 million”

James Joyner at Outside the Beltway: “2012 Race Down to Seven Battleground States?”

Suzy Khimm at the Washington Post: “Here’s one Wall Street regulation that Republicans love”

Scott Galupo at The American Conservative: “The Incredible Shrinking Obama Legacy”

Jennifer Haberkorn at Politico: “Nancy Pelosi: Health law represents “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” 

Peter Wehner at Commentary: “Compromise v. Prudence”

Finally, at Bloggingheads, Bill Scher and I ponder this question: “Will the GOP concede foreign policy to Obama?”


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