DAY'S END ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
A friendly note to the Census bureau - Doug Powers, Michelle Malkin
Pa. special could be 2010 pivot point - C. Cillizza and A. Blake, The Fix
Dems: We'll dare GOP to side with big oil - Greg Sargent, Plum Line
Whitman touts anti-illegal immigration stance - John McCormack, Weekly Standard
The generation gap in abortion support - Monica Potts, TAPPED
DCCC ad pulled for lies about Tim Burns - Caleb Howe, RedState
Two dirtiest words in election: Health care - David Dayen, Firedoglake
Lessons from the Kagan confirmation - Michael Medved, Townhall
Andy Stern's legacy: Not all bad - Jonathan Alter, The Gaggle
Obama is really, really mad about oil spill - Joe Sudbay, AMERICAblog
EPA releases rules to regulate carbon - FrumForum
No $115 billion increase in healthcare costs - Jonathan Chait, TNR
More and more Americans pro-life - Daniel Foster, The Corner
Specter-Sestak race going down to the wire - Bruce Drake, Politics Daily
Shorter Buchanan: What's with the Jews - Josh Marshall, TPM

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Obama rips executives, calls oil spill hearings a 'ridiculous spectacle' - The Hill
Gulf lawmakers: Keep drilling - Washington Post
Shuttle Atlants lifts off for final flight - New York Times