ViaJamelle Bouie, Rasmussen pitsRon Paul against Obama, which is just kind of silly: "A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey of likely voters finds Obama with 42% support and Paul with 41% of the vote.
Today and tomorrow, heads of state from 47 nations will gather in Washington for the Nuclear Security Summit, the largest gathering of world leaders since 1945. Over the weekend, the National Guard worked to effectively clear out downtown. And last week, Obamareleased his Nuclear Posture Review.
The Treme Brass Band plays a jazz funeral in New Orleans, Louisiana. On Sunday, HBO will debut its series about the city after Katrina, and we here at TAP will be following along. Coincidentally, the Southern Republican Leadership Conference is being held in New Orleans through Sunday.