Bernard Avishai: AIPAC has become one of the most feared, and secretly loathed, presences on Capitol Hill. A large number of congressional representatives are hungry for an alternative: a broad-based, progressive, Jewish-led (but not exclusively Jewish) organization to (as one Congressman put it) "protect their back."
Justice Watch: Ninth Circuit deals blow to "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
The Cunning Realist: Bad Burlesque At State
Ice Station Tango: Does Obama have McCain by the balls?
And if you want more great liberal blogging, check out the current Carnival of the Liberals hosted this time by the Texas blog Capitol Annex.