MIDDAY ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
A good sign for Reid - Tim Fernholz, TAPPED
PMA founder indicted in earmaks scandal - Jesse Zwick, Wash. Ind.
The 'factual findings' in Prop 8 case - John McCormack, Weekly Standard
Senate norms take another hit - Kevin Drum, MoJo
Is the Prop 8 ruling really that persuasive? - Jonathan Adler, Volokh Conspiracy
Romer's departure - Jed Lewison, Daily Kos
Murtha-linked lobbyist arrested - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
What is the White House thinking? - Ezra Klein
Spreading the wealth by cutting Medicare - Kathryn Nix, The Foundry
Robbing Peter to pay Paul - Matt Yglesias
Moderate Dems face peril - Aaron Blake and Felicia Sonmez, The Fix
Government sheds thousands of jobs - Reid Wilson, Hotline On Call