MIDDAY ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
NRCC's answers on 2010 - Brian Faughnan, RedState
The new John McCain (dot com) - Nancy Scola, techPresident
Reid: I don't need no stinking polls - D. Kurtz, TalkingPointsMemo
Green car standard an important step - Matthew Yglesias
Too much Irish for your TV - Jim Geraghty, The Campaign Spot
Specter cancels on 'anti-Islamist' event - A. Terkel, ThinkProgress
The dude abides - John Derbyshire, The Corner
Regulation in a post-stress test world - Simon Johnson, The Plank
Failing to convince the polity - Matt Welch, Hit & Run
The Great Right North - Conn Carroll, The Foundry
Dance, Nancy, dance - Michelle Malkin
Moderates, liberals flee the GOP - Jed Lewison, Daily Kos
GOP rallies on insurance-based plan - Scarecrow, firedoglake
Responsible card-users fund deadbeats - Allahpundit, Hot Air
Parsing DADT - Josh Orton, MyDD

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Pelosi ally challenges CIA credibility - The Hill
Senate leaders balk at closing Gitmo - New York Times
Jury convicts fundraiser Hsu - Wall Street Journal
Feds request Monica Conyers's records - Detroit News