the morning cram [good enough for government work edition]

May 2, 2012

We may resign Afghanistan to a sort of purgatory status. It's not great...not that bad either...kind of so-so. 

NPR reports President Obama paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan, and he says having just part of the country out of Taliban hands might be the best we can do.

Kentucky ~ We like to have our healthcare and eat it too. A group says ALEC should be taxed.

Tennessee ~ A longtime UTM prof passed away. Lawmakers finished in a flurry.