Everyday we ask influential politicos to send us their top three bullet points that are driving the day's conversation in and outside Washington.
RedState.Com Editor Erick-Woods Erickson:
- GOP votes to ban earmarks and loads up the Omnibus with earmarks.
- Bart Stupak gets a congressional earmark to fund a memorial scholarship for his son. It was a tragic situation, but it sure must be nice to have taxpayers raise the money for a memorial scholarship fund.
- Nevada has become a Pacific Coast state. The state is eligible to receive upwards of $80 million for restoring the Pacific salmon population under the Omnibus spending bill.
Firedoglake.com Blogger/Founder Jane Hamsher: