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April 1st, 2011
02:19 PM ET

Be in the know: Today's political bullet points

Every day we ask influential politicos to send us their top three bullet points that are driving the day's conversation inside and outside Washington.

Firedoglake.com Blogger/Founder Jane Hamsher:

US Economy Adds 216,000 Jobs in March

In Libya, Actual Boots on the Ground Apparently Don’t Count as “Boots on the Ground”

US Intelligence Operatives in Libya Before President Signs a Finding? Sounds Like a Job for JSOC

RedState.Com Editor Erick-Woods Erickson:

– Now we're threatening to fire on the rebels too. Exactly what is the mission in Libya and who is and is not considered a civilian?

– Senate Republicans have the potential to force real reform by blocking the debt ceiling if the balanced budget amendment is not passed.

– The GOP may lose Wisconsin, but Ohio's union reforms will have a bigger impact on 2012 to the GOP's advantage.

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  1. Melissa Pierson

    Could you please cancel Eliot Spitzer's show and extend John King to two hours? He, Wolf, Brooke and Anderson are the best you have–they are all first rate–John King should also have two hours.

    April 1, 2011 at 6:20 pm |
  2. Catherine Berryhill

    John said it well. "He is no man of God". So few truly saved Christians. I am only one.

    April 1, 2011 at 7:10 pm |
  3. Catherine Berryhill

    My goodness, we trusted these wicked dictators while they were torturing and or murdering their people, and you ask should we trust the protesters, the under-dogs. We had better. We had better help them.

    April 1, 2011 at 7:22 pm |