The Note’s Must-Reads for Tuesday, June 1, 2010

By Jayson

Jun 1, 2010 4:27am

The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com

Compiled by ABC News Desk Assistants PETER MARTINEZ, JAYCE HENDERSON, CARRIE HALPERIN, GEORGIA DAWKINS and BEN FORER

BOOKMARKS:

The Note: LINK

The Must-Reads Online: LINK

Top Line Webcast (12noon EST M-F): LINK

ABC News Politics: LINK

The Political Punch (Jake Tapper): LINK

George’s Bottom Line (George Stephanopoulos): LINK

Follow ABC News on Twitter: LINK

ABC News Mobile: LINK

ABC News app on your iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad: LINK

MEMORIAL DAY:

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer: “President Obama’s Memorial Day Complicated by Storms at Home and Abroad” LINK

USA Today’s Alison Young: “Military families feel disconnect on Memorial Day” LINK

Time’s Sunshine Lichauco de Leon: “After 60 Years, Filipino WW II Vets Celebrate Victory” LINK

The New York Times’ Jackie Calmes: “Obama Improvises After Speech Rainout” LINK

GULF COAST OIL SPILL:

USA Today’s Rick Jervis: “Gulf oil spill: ‘Everybody’s lost hope’” LINK

USA Today’s Donna Leinwand: “Gulf oil leak sets off ‘unbelievable array’ of legal issues” LINK

The Wall Street Journal’s Russell Gold, Ben Casselman and Maurice Tamman: “BP Revised Permits Before Blast” LINK

The Los Angeles Times’ Tina Susman: “Oil slick is spoiling Gulf Coast’s comeback year” LINK

The Los Angeles Times’ Margot Roosevelt: “BP robots prepare risky bid to stop oil leak” LINK

The Washington Post’s Joel Achenbach and Jerry Markon: “Obama administration moves to distance itself from BP on oil spill response” LINK

The Washington Post’s Jerry Markon: “U.S. attorney general Eric Holder Jr. to visit Gulf Coast” LINK

The Washington Post’s Juliet Eilperin: “Deadline for reviewing oil drilling proposal’s impact may be flexible” LINK

ECONOMY / TAXES / JOBS / MARKETS:

The Washington Post’s Tomoeh Murakami Tse: “Bernanke says global recovery depends on emerging markets, central banks” LINK

The Washington Post’s Ylan Q. Mui: “States join the fight against proposed limits to credit card fees” LINK

FOREIGN AFFAIRS:

The Associated Press: “AP source: U.S. thinks No. 3 al-Qaeda official dead” LINK

Time’s Joe Klein: “Israeli Raid Hands Hamas a Victory” LINK

Time’s Matthew Kalman: “Tensions Escalate over Israel Raid on Gaza Aid Flotilla” LINK

The Wall Street Journal’s Siobhan Gorman: “Qaeda Aide Believed Dead” LINK

The Wall Street Journal’s Joshua Mitnick: “Flotilla Assault Spurs Crisis” LINK

The Los Angeles Times’ Edmund Sanders: “Israel criticized over raid on Gaza flotilla” LINK

The Los Angeles Times’ Borzou Daragahi and Julia Damianova: “Nuclear equipment missing from Iranian lab, IAEA report says” LINK

The New York Daily News’ Leo Standora: “U.S. drone attack believed to have killed Mustafa Abu al-Yazid, Al Qaeda leader in Afghanistan” LINK

The New York Times’ Isabel Kershner: “DEADLY ISRAELI RAID DRAWS CONDEMNATION” LINK

The Washington Post’s Glenn Kessler: “Analysis: Condemnation of Israeli assault complicates relations with U.S.” LINK

The Washington Post’s Robert Reid: “US flies Afghan troops to recapture district” LINK

The New York Times’ David Sanger and William Broad: “U.N. Report Says Iran Has Fuel for 2 Nuclear Weapons” LINK

IMMIGRATION:

USA Today’s Alan Gomez: “Groups vow to scrutinize enforcement of Ariz. law” LINK

DEMOCRATS / REPUBLICANS / TEA PARTY / ELECTION 2010:

The Hill’s Molly K. Hooper: “Election-year jitters, new Pelosi rules decrease recess trips” LINK

The Los Angeles Times’ John Hoeffel: “California voters back pot legalization, but support is shaky” LINK

Politico’s Marin Cogan: “House, Senate take long look at lessons of ‘The Big Short” LINK

Washington Post’s Valerie Richardson: “California GOP: Conservatism, cash” LINK

Washington Post’s Sean Lengell: “Alabama foes trade barbs in GOP primary” LINK

SUPREME COURT:

ABC News’ Devin Dwyer: “States Line Up Against Funeral Hecklers in Supreme Court Brief” LINK

EDUCATION:

The New York Times’ Sam Dillon: “States Create Flood of Education Bills” LINK

OTHER:

USA Today’s Fredreka Schouten: “Private citizens take troubles to lobbyists” LINK

USA Today’s Aamer Madhani: “U.S. says Afghan peace deal must ensure women’s rights” LINK

The Washington Post’s Neil Irwin: “Despite U.S. deficit concerns, investors still pour money into Treasury bonds” LINK

The New York Times’ Jeff Zeleny: “Alabaman Tries Obama Coalition Style” LINK

The Washington Post’s Carol Leonnig: “Political ads are tough sell for image-conscious corporations” LINK

ABC NEWS VIDEOS:

“Marines Present Obama with Wreath” LINK

“Obama’s Memorial Day Speech Rained Out” LINK

You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus