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Daily Briefing: We Try Harder?

 
  • Sen. Specter (R-Pa.) proposes to give Bush the choice of getting a warrant from a special court for surveillance programs; proposal would specifically not limit presidential powers. Specter: “I think he [Cheney] is serious about trying to work ...

Gossip Roundup: You Look Like a Candidate

 
  • Reliable Source: Rep. Carolyn Maloney calls on Queen Latifah to raise women’s confidence. . . Bill O’Reilly says Ann Coulter‘s “personal attacks are foolish”. . . Catherine Herridge begins ...

Gossip Roundup: Ban the Vuitton

 
  • Reliable Source: Rep. Patrick Kennedy spent the night before his driving accident with a female “friend”. . . Katie Couric stopped by Cafe Milano late Saturday night for a martini and pizza with local beer distributor Jimmy ...

Daily Briefing: A Push Back?

 
  • Bush renews call to ban gay marriage; social conservatives cheer the “litmus test” as critics contend the move is mainly political. James Dobson: “It is true what this vote will do will be to help the voters identify who is and is not supportive of ...

Gossip Roundup: Back in the Classroom

 
  • Heard on the Hill: Sen. Bill Frist‘s middle son Jonathan has a Facebook profile, complete with “hunky photos” and strange group affiliations. . . Oxygen is recruiting for a reality show called “Capitol Hill Girls”. . . ...

Gossip Roundup: Taking Odds

 
  • Reliable Source: Auction of Capitol Hill ladies wear raises $15,752. . . Rep. Dennis Hastert is now the longest-serving Republican speaker of the House. [MOAR WORDS!