MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:
The politics of healthcare reform - Kevin Drum, MoJo
Countries spy on each other - Andrew Stuttaford, The Corner
Permanent solutions to temporary problems - Jonathan Chait
The CIA ant Gitmo lawyers - Daniel Halper, Weekly Standard
Tough love for the unemployed - digby, Hullabaloo
Support for ObamaCare climbing - Allahpundit, Hot Air
How Research 2000 could make its life easy - Nate Silver, FiveThirtyEight
Kagan confirmation, day three - Brian Walsh, The Foundry
Dems wanted to raise retirement age too - Reid Wilson, Hotline On Call
Major congressional fights, July and beyond - Chris Bowers, Open Left
The inspiration for Obamanomics - Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.), Red State
Feingold's explanation for opposing FinReg - David Dayen, Firedoglake
Kagan on partial birth abortion, take two - John, Power Line
Why the Kagan hearings matter - Joshua Green, The Atlantic

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Obama exchanges election haymakers with Boehner - The Hill
Senate adjourns for July 4th without extending benefits - The Hill
Police re-opening Gore case - Associated Press