MIDDAY ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
Gohmert's Quote of the Day - John Hawkins, Right Wing News
When Partisanship Attacks - Ezra Klein
Is That Your Final Answer? - Josh Marshall, TalkingPointsMemo
Sun-Times Piles On - Guy Benson, Media Blog
The Welfare State & Freedom - Ramesh Ponnuru, The Corner
Doubts on a Miles-Traveled Tax - Matthew Yglesias
Labor Targeting Workers in Their Homes? - A. Carpenter, Townhall
Diamond-Orzag Plan NOT for Liberals - Ian Welsh, firedoglake
NAFTA Posturing - Kevin Drum, Mother Jones
'Coward' Aside, Holder Was Right - Mary Kate Cay, U.S. News
Obama Meets the Real World - Peter Wehner, contentions
Good News on Good Government - John Cole, Balloon Juice
Peace Won't Come to Zimbabwe - John Noonan, Weekly Standard
GOP: Cult of Greed & Violence - Shirley Smith, BuzzFlash
Hold Me Closer, NAFTA Dancer - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Mistakenly ID'd Donor Embroiled in PMA Controversy - The Hill
Clinton: Human Rights 'Can't Interfere' in Talks - Washington Post
Shelby: GM Plans Fall Short of Viability - Wall Street Journal
Obama's Big Steps Meet Tepid Response - Christian Science Monitor