DAY'S END ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:

Mitt Romney would be toast without this man

Mother Jones's Andy Kroll profiles the co-founder of the pro-Mitt Romney super-PAC Restore Our Future.

Obama’s layoff bomb

Michelle Malkin claims President Obama is “deluded" about the state of the private sector.

Why exactly is Chris Christie subverting Mitt Romney?

The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg explains why New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is showing Obama some extra love despite calling him the president “clueless” last week.

If you want to repeal ObamaCare, support Akin and Mourdock

Amid all the chaos surrounding Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) and Indiana State Treasurer Richard Mourdock’s (R) comments on rape and abortion, voters should remember a loss for them means not overturning of ObamaCare, argues RedState’s Erick Erickson.


OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

Biden already thinking about 2016
With less than a week until the election, Vice President Biden hinted at plans for a possible 2016 presidential run, reports The Hill’s Amie Parnes.

Report: Pentagon’s 2012 intel budget slashed by billions

According to a recent report, the Pentagon has dramatically reduced spending on sensitive intelligence programs in fiscal 2012, reports The Hill’s Carlo Muñoz.