John King, USA

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October 29th, 2010
03:53 PM ET

Be in the know: Today's political bullet points

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:

-Sharron Angle still leads in Nevada. Democrats are worried.

-That smoke you see in Florida is the steam coming out of Alex Sink's ears over the Democrats trying to get Kendrick Meek out of the Florida Senate race and potentially suppressing the black vote.

– Federal programs have sent $1 billion to dead people, according to a new report put out by Senator Tom Coburn. That's a perfect Halloween closing argument for the GOP. Blogger/Founder Jane Hamsher:

The Fierce Urgency of What, Now? Obama gives time to John Stewart and five bloggers just days before midterm vote.

-Ginni Thomas sets apology bar: Rand Paul supporter asks for apology from woman whose head he stomped; Obama asks for apology from supporters who missed the "...but!" after "Yes We Can...." and military recruiters may ask Dan Choi to apologize for overheating their shredders the Day After Gays Allowed to Join the Military.

Obama May Want to Re-Read King’s ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’

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