Thursday: Recall'd

YubaNet: Blackwater embarrassed: rural Republican town sweeps out base supporters

In a stunning victory that shocked even the most optimistic observers, five members of an elected body that approved Blackwater's plans to build a mercenary base on the California border were overwhelmingly recalled by voters Tuesday night.

LAT published a blurb in their "California in Brief" section.
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Looks like its on to the Senate for a vote....

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate Judiciary Committee voted for a contempt citation against presidential confidants Karl Rove and Josh Bolten on Thursday, the latest move in an inquiry into possibly politically motivated firings of federal prosecutors.

The 12-7 vote sent the citation against the two to the full Senate, but it was not certain to advance further.