MORNING READ

FROM THE BLOGS:
Tested and (still) unready - The Page
Poll shows Obama re-elect number at 38% - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
Could the Dems lose Robert Byrd's seat? - Eric Kleefeld, TPMDC
Dems paralyzed - Jennifer Rubin, contentions
GOP leadership ignores Ryan - Political Wire
Marked for death - John Cole, Balloon Juice
The talking point I'm still waiting to hear - Steve Benen, Political Animal
Dems could lose votes in lame-duck - Ezra Klein
Another banking executive payout? - Chris in Paris, AMERICAblog
Behind the drumbeat for charter schools - Laura Clawson, Daily Kos
Obama vs. the GOP on DREAM Act - Elise Foley, TWI
Good mourning, Democrats - Moe Lane, RedState
Inside job - Tucker Carlson, Daily Caller
What I saw at Homocon - Alex Knepper, FrumForum
Obama hits a new low - Gary Andres, TWS

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Senate Democrats not backing down in push for filibuster reform - The Hill
Early lessons formed Paladino's combative style - New York Times
Obama's search for war exit thwarted by military - Washington Post