Every day we ask influential politicos to send us their top three bullet points that are driving the day’s conversation inside and outside Washington.

RedState.Com Editor Erick-Woods Erickson:

- If we can’t make cuts to green jobs, high speed rail, Medicare, Medicaid, Obamacare or anything else, what will Mr. Obama cut from the budget?

- Hey…um…isn’t there a war going on in Libya? How much money are we spending there?

- Syrian forces continue to gun down civilians and more and more evidence is that Iran is helping. Will Barack Obama go there? If not, are Syrians less worthwhile than Libyans? Is anybody even paying attention anymore?

Firedoglake.com Blogger/Founder Jane Hamsher:

- Durbin Declares Obama Deficit Proposal Left Edge of Debate.

- PJ Crowley: If US Mistreats Its Own, “Will My Words Be Credible?”

- Paul Ryan Says He’s Not Playing Games with the Debt Ceiling, Which Means…

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