Wisconsin considering record number of recalls, time to reconsider direct democracy? - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Winkler

Embroiled in the state’s budget controversy, all 16 senators vulnerable to the state’s recall laws have had petitions launched against them

How much trouble is David Rivera in? - WaPo

Politics | interns

The freshman Rep. is getting attention for $60,000 in mysterious campaign reimbursements and $137,000 in undisclosed loans

TheDC Morning: Increased legislative stupidity arrives with the new year - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Social Security insolvency will be resolved in years-long cage fight - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Obama's DOJ doesn't understand why it has to explain itself - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Run, bankers (run) - TheDC

Energy | Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Wall Streeters want what Fannie's having - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Watching Steele's persecution complex blossom is like watching fireworks - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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Champion mare seeks perfect mate - NYT

Sports | Julia McClatchy (admin)

How Zenyatta will fare in her new career as a broodmare at Lane’s End Farm is anyone’s guess. She was, after all, a once-in-a-generation princess on the racetrack

TheDC Morning: Bill Daley and associates are already plotting the course for a second bailout - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Does the Fourth Amendment allow for reasonable sniffs and seizures? - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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TheDC Morning: Gov. Moonbeam sharpens his budget-cutting knives - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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Pennsylvania home owners getting soaked by new indoor sprinkler mandate - TheDC

US | Caroline May

Some Pennsylvania residents think a new rule mandating costly sprinkler installation in new homes is all wet

TheDC Morning: Rumors fly about John Edwards and the woman who was almost forced to abort his child - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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Indecent exposure: 8 notorious FCC cases [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | The Daily Caller

So many FCC indecency cases to appear in the press that we compiled 7 of the most famous cases to date

TheDC Morning: TSA perverts keep handicapped woman off airplane because of her butt - TheDC

| Pat McMahon

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Schools nationwide adopt the iPad - NYT

Tech | Laura Donovan

Some schools across the country have welcomed the iPad into the classroom environment

Flip Flop Alert: Harry Reid on raising the debt ceiling in 2006 [VIDEO] - TheDC

Video | Mary Katharine Ham

Senate Democratic Leader has switched how he feels about raising the debt ceiling

TheDC Morning: Gibbs crows about power of big government, gets facts completely wrong - TheDC

| Pat McMahon

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TheDC Morning: FEMA forgets about half a billion in misspent money - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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