(White House/Chuck Kennedy)
–Obama pledges solidarity with South Korea, dispatches warship for exercises.
–Kathleen Kennedy Townsend and David Brock talk about the new Dem Super PAC.
–Re disclosure, Brock’s willing to fight fire with fire.
–Gentry Collins steps toward an RNC bid.
–It’s difficult to define an earmark, but Jon Kyl is in the neighborhood.
–Pat Buchanan hearts START.
–Kit Bond does not.
–Matt Yglesias factors inflation into the corporate profits brouhaha.
–Six metrics to judge GM’s turnaround by.
–Federal insider trading probe hits major firms.
–A narrative account of the crash that killed Ted Stevens.