Stories to Watch: 4/9/13

By Terry Canaan

Harry Reid moves to force a vote on background checks. The anti-check tools probably lack the votes for a filibuster.

Sen. James Inhofe is a jackass.

I think this is pretty much on the money; Mitch McConnell’s handling of his recorded dickery only serves to escalate the whole affair and not to Mitch’s advantage. He blew it.

The corporate arm of the conservative movement (yes, that does sound redundant, but I don’t know how else to put it) is starting to get a little skittish about the sequester, because they’re starting to miss that sweet military and road-building pork. Cracks form in the

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