Obama’s Prayer, Hall’s Reelection

The prayer Barack Obama left at the Western Wall has been published. [AP

"It’s a tough national environment," Rudy Giuliani tells new lawmakers. [The Washington Post

An upstate blogger praises the likely passage of the Great Lakes Compact, hoping that as water become more precious, people will need to turn to the Great Lakes more often. [Strike Slip]

Nicholas Wapshott wonders if Obama can maintain his popularity with Europeans if he’s elected. [City Journal]

Congressional Quarterly has changed the rating for John Hall’s district from "Leans Democrat" to "Democrat Favored." [C.Q. via The Albany Project]

Obama’s Prayer, Hall’s Reelection