FROM THE BLOGS:
Haley vs. health care
South Carolina Gov. Nicki Haley (R) talks about her state's fight against healthcare reform and gun control with RedState's Breanne Howe.
The many Chuck Hagel positions of John McCain
David Weigel of Slate details the many changes of Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) feelings towards the former GOP senator.
GOP civil war
Read The Economist's take on the growing fault lines among Republican legislators.
Yes, Chuck Hagel is being filibustered. Yes, that's unprecedented.
Wonkblog's Dylan Matthews examines the refusal of Senate Republicans to use the word "filibuster," and the procedural definition of the word itself.
OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Rangel wants women to be drafted
The Hill's Geneva Sands reports on Rep. Charles Rangel's (D-N.Y.) request that women register for the Selective Service.
House committee to hold hearing on asteroid threat
House Science, Space and Technology Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) is holding a committee hearing on the threat of asteroids hitting Earth, according to The Hill's Jonathan Easley.