Meet the spouses…and other stories on our radar:
ON THE TRAIL: McCain and Palin hit the trail together with rallies in Cedar Rapids, IA and Green Bay, WI. Obama has a rally in Espanola, NM. Biden has rallies in Canton, Akron and Youngstown, OH.
RAW POLITICS: Meet the spouses of the VP candidates. Randi Kaye profiles Todd Palin. He’s been called Alaska’s “First Dude” but some say he should be called the “Shadow Governor” because he’s a powerful player in Alaska politics. David Mattingly profiles Jill Biden who has been married to Sen. Joe Biden for more than 30 years. How has she influence his personal and political life? What impact will she have on the campaign?
COUNTERING AL QAEDA HEARING: The House Armed Services Committee’s Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee holds a hearing on "Lessons for Countering al Qaeda and the Way Ahead."
ED MCMAHON LAWSUIT HEARING: Ed McMahon is suing Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for allegedly botching two surgeries he had on his neck after a fall.
DREW PETERSON GUN CASE: There’s a hearing scheduled in the case against former police officer Drew Peterson. He was charged with possessing an unlawful assault rifle.
NASA FUTURE FORUM: As part of its 50th anniversary NASA is holding a series of forums to discuss the future of space exploration.
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