The battle over defense cuts rages on (Politico)

Michele Bachmann pledges to ban pornography (ThinkProgress)

More on the gainful employment rule (Politico)

Progressives should realize Social Security needs to be fixed now (Politico)

The concentration of investment banking (Cato)

How to control the debt’s rapid growth (New York Times)

The downside to those energy-saving bulbs (New York Post)

The courts taking a financial hit (LA Times)