FROM THE BLOGS:
Specter seniority fight is trouble - B. Faughan, Weekly Standard
Pushing Specter - Todd Beeton, MyDD
Deconstructing swine flu mania - Kathy Gill, Moderate Voice
Steele's consultants got GOP contracts - Matt Lewis, Townhall
Beauty queen is perfect for marriage ad - Michelle Cottle, The Plank
Who drove Chrysler to bankruptcy? - Henry Payne, The Corner
Public health taxes poll pretty well - Matthew Yglesias
Some concerns about Afghanistan - Jacob Sullum, Hit & Run
The GOPs re-branding effort - Greg Sargent, Plum Line
Obama's daily dish - Scott, Power Line
Reagan more socialist than FDR - Chris Bowers, Open Left
Where is card check? - Jennifer Rubin, Contentions
Ship captain tepid on arming crew - Spencer Ackerman, Wash. Ind.
Windmills or windfalls? - Zoltanne, RedState
The case against hate crimes laws - Andrew Sullivan, Atlantic

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Specter casts another vote against Dems - The Hill
Mexican ambassador: flu's reach exaggerated - The Hill
'Surgical' bankruptcy set for Chrysler - NY Times
Member of Obama's team has swine flu - Washington Post