Daily links for U.S. politics.
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Jonathan Haidt on following the sacredness in politics: http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/17/forget-the-money-follow-the-sacredness/?nl=todaysheadlines&emc=edit_th_20120318
Steve Marley offers a critique of Paul Krugman’s op-ed on oil drilling: http://www.redstate.com/vladimir/2012/03/18/intellectual-bankruptcy-dr-krugman/
***Paul Krugman’s original article can be found here: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/16/opinion/krugman-natural-born-drillers.html?_r=2&src=recg
Michael Barone looks at what impact redistricting might have in November: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2012/03/19/redistricting_not_a_big_story_in_2012_113518.html
Occupy Wall St. gathered to celebrate its 6 month anniversary, arrests were made: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/18/us-usa-occupy-wallstreet-idUSBRE82G0FC20120318
Mitt Romney has won the Puerto Rico primary: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2012/03/18/romney_wins_puerto_rico_primary_113525.html