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1:25 AM ET, November 20, 2009

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NY Daily News:
Rudy Giuliani to run for U.S. Senate; If elected may aim for White House in 2012  —  Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani has decided not to run for governor next year - but will run for U.S. Senate instead, sources told the Daily News.  —  A source familiar with Giuliani's thinking …
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Danny Hakim / New York Times:
Giuliani Said to Decide Against Run for Governor  —  Former Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani has decided not to run for governor next year after months of considering a candidacy, according to people who have been told of the decision.  —  Many Republican leaders had viewed Mr. Giuliani …
Eric Kleefeld / TPMDC:
Poll: Majority Of Republicans Think Obama Didn't Actually Win 2008 Election — ACORN Stole It!  —  The new national poll from Public Policy Polling (D) has an astonishing number about paranoia among the GOP base: Republicans do not think President Obama actually won the 2008 election — instead, ACORN stole it.
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Tom Jensen / Public Policy Polling:
ACORN  —  Losing NY-23 candidate Doug Hoffman became the latest …
Jude Seymour / Watertown Daily Times:
Hoffman: ACORN, unions, Dems tampered with NY-23 election
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Patterico's Pontifications:
L.A. Times Columnist Uncritically Quoted Star of Latest ACORN Video  —  In September, L.A. Times columnist James Rainey wrote a column in which he uncritically quoted ACORN worker Lavelle Stewart suggesting that she had turned Hannah Giles and James O'Keefe out of her office:
Discussion: Riehl World View
The Daily Beast:
Palin's Gold Mine  —  Blogs and Stories  —  Sarah Palin sold 300,000 copies of Going Rogue on its first day of sale, Duff McDonald has learned.  One component of a media rollout that doubled as a a one-woman economic stimulus package.  —  Did you hear that Sarah Palin has a book out?
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Chris Frates / The Politico:
Ben Nelson threatens filibuster  —  Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) said Thursday that he would prevent health reform from moving to final passage if restrictions on federal funding for abortion weren't tightened during the amendment process.  But, he added, “there are a lot of other things …
Discussion: Weekly Standard and AmSpecBlog
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Michael O'Brien / The Hill:
Lieberman: More Dems could join public option filibuster
Patrick Gavin / The Politico:
W.H. SHRINKS HANUKKAH PARTY  —  The White House's forthcoming state dinner with the Prime Minister of India is expected to be larger than those of President Barack Obama's predecessor, George W. Bush.  But another upcoming White House event will be smaller than in years past: The White House's annual Hanukkah party.
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Hilary Leila Krieger / Jerusalem Post:   White House Hanukka party guest list to be cut in half
Nathan Barker / Gouverneur Times:
VIRUS in the VOTING MACHINES: Tainted Results in NY-23  —  GOUVERNEUR, NY - The computerized voting machines used by many voters in the 23rd district had a computer virus - tainting the results, not just from those machines known to have been infected, but casting doubt on the accuracy of counts retrieved from any of the machines.
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Jude Seymour / Watertown Daily Times:
NY-23 ABSENTEE COUNTS: Hoffman can't win
The Note:
The $100 Million Health Care Vote?  —  ABC News' Jonathan Karl reports:  —  What does it take to get a wavering senator to vote for health care reform?  —  Here's a case study.  —  On page 432 of the Reid bill, there is a section increasing federal Medicaid subsidies for “certain states recovering from a major disaster.”
Robert Reich / Robert Reich's Blog:
Harry Reid, and What Happened to the Public Option  —  First there was Medicare for all 300 million of us.  But that was a non-starter because private insurers and Big Pharma wouldn't hear of it, and Republicans and “centrists” thought it was too much like what they have up in Canada …
Discussion: Economist's View
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Carrie Budoff Brown / The Politico:
Reid announces Saturday test vote
Discussion: The Swamp and SEIU
Jeffrey Young / The Hill:
Reid uncertain of tally as healthcare bill heads for rare Saturday vote
Discussion: HotAirPundit
Gene Lyons / Salon:
The war industry's drums are beating  —  The pressure is on President Obama to act quickly in Afghanistan.  But why?  —  Hurry, hurry.  There's no time for thinking; it's time to act.  Washington's permanent war lobby has worked itself into a veritable lather.
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Brian Stelter / Media Decoder:
Oprah Winfrey to End Her Talk Show  —  The media mogul Oprah Winfrey will end her daytime talk show, “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” in 2011 as she prepares to start a cable channel of her own.  —  A spokeswoman for Ms. Winfrey's production company confirmed Thursday evening that Ms. Winfrey …
Matt Corley / Think Progress:
Foxx: Republicans ‘Passed Civil Rights Bills Back In The 60s Without Very Much Help’ From Democrats  —  During a debate on the House floor today over designating 21 miles of the Molalla River as “wild and scenic,” Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), who opposes the legislation, tried to claim a progressive environmental record for her party.
Ben Smith / Ben Smith's Blog:
Fred Thompson: Afghan war ‘has been lost’  —  Former Sen. Fred Thompson today intensified his party's criticism of President Obama's long deliberation over policy in Afghanistan, announcing that Obama's delay signals that “the war has been lost” and that nothing the president now does will “make any difference.”
TMZ.com:
John Kerry's Daughter — Busted  —  Senator John Kerry's daughter, Alexandra Forbes Kerry, was arrested early this morning on suspicion of DUI ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.  —  It went down in Hollywood at 12:40 AM in Hollywood.  Alexandra, a 36-year-old film producer and director …
Discussion: Wonkette, Mediaite and The Hill
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish:
Deconstructing Sarah, Ctd  —  Well, as promised the Dish is back to normal.  I'm not.  “Going Rogue” is such a postmodern book that treating it as some kind of factual narrative to check (as I began to), or comparing its version of events with her previous versions of the same events …
Discussion: American Power
Gerald Traufetter / Spiegel Online:
Climatologists Baffled by Global Warming Time-Out  —  Global warming appears to have stalled.  Climatologists are puzzled as to why average global temperatures have stopped rising over the last 10 years.  Some attribute the trend to a lack of sunspots, while others explain it through ocean currents.
Discussion: JammieWearingFool
Ronald D. Orol / MarketWatch:
Panel votes to audit the Fed; cap its spending at $4 trillion  —  Measure would audit the Fed's monetary policies such as interest rates  —  WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Rep. Ron Paul, who has sought to audit the Federal Reserve for 26 years, has inched ever so much closer to his goal.
Discussion: Politics Daily
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Wall Street Journal:
Americans Deserve a Transparent Fed
Discussion: The Hill
 
 
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Wall Street Journal:
U.S. Plans 1,000 Immigration Audits
Discussion: 24Ahead
Bloomberg:
Warren Winning Means No Sale If You Can't Explain It
Discussion: The Moderate Voice and Hullabaloo
Meredith Shiner / The Politico:
Senate confirms controversial judge
 Earlier Items: 
Charles Murray / The Enterprise Blog:
The Unbearable Paradox of Glenn Beck
Discussion: Riehl World View and RADAMISTO
Sarah Kliff / Newsweek Blogs:
Senate Bill Restores Abstinence-Only Funding
Ezra Klein:
What happens before 2014?  —  A lot of people have been asking …
Discussion: Washington Monthly and SEIU
Watts Up With That?:
Not finding any, Gore airbrushes in hurricanes for his new book
Discussion: NewsBusters.org and Townhall.com
Rasmussen Reports:
Election 2010: California Governor Election