FROM THE BLOGS:
Got Chemicals? - D. Kurtz, TPM
This Friday Afternoon - K.J. Lopez, The Corner
The Political Case for Immigration Reform - Ezra Klein
ISO 'Next Generation of Leaders' - K. McIntyre, The Foundry
Context Matters - S. Benen, Political Animal
Chinese Policy Creates Sociological Nightmare - E. Morrissey, HotAir
Batchelor Party - Hendrik Hertzberg
Supplemental War Funding For... - M. Goldfarb, Weekly Standard
DC, Congress and the M Word - L. Hudson, Firedoglake
Good Friday (III) - Ross Douthat
Crime and the Recession - A. Serwer, Tapped
Barack Obama, Civil Libertarian - John, Powerline
Move Over Rush, It's Now Beck's Party - Kos, Daily Kos
Get Palin! - J. Painter, RedState
The Heroes of Financial Fraud - Megan McArdle

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Hastert Contracted to Lobby for Turkey - The Hill
Obama 'Starting to See Progress' in Economy - The Hill
U.S. Talks with Pirates Continue - Washington Post
Iraqi Truck Bombing Kills 5 U.S. Soldiers - Wall Street Journal