DAY'S END ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:

Obama medical device program actually hurts the economy

President Obama's approach to the medical device industry actually hurts the economy, Jennifer Rubin at her Right Turn blog argues.

Conservatives need to realize gay rights are civil rights

The American Conservative's David Lampo thinks that conservatives need to realize that denying gays marriage rights is no different than the civil rights push during the 1960s.

Republicans have unwittingly helped Affordable Healthcare Act

Republicans have actually helped ObamaCare look more successful by setting expectations so low for it that anything short of a disaster will look like a success, according to Wonkblog's Sarah Kliff.

Weiner and Clinton are not the same
The Daily Beast's Michael Tomasky contends that, below the surface, there are very few similarities between former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) and former President Clinton.

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:

Bill is introduced to prevent fraud in ObamaCare

Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.) has introduced a bill to stall the implementation of ObamaCare until a system is put in place that would limit fraud, according to The Hill's Ben Goad.

House minority leader rips former colleagues
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D- Calif.) admonished former Democratic Reps. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) and Bob Filner (D- Calif.) for the sex scandals they caused, reports The Hill's Jonathan Easley.