Welcome to the Lunchtime Reader, where we assemble important stories to keep your eyes on.
In Iowa, Rick Santorum notes that unemployment for persons with college degrees is only 5%. Says we must revitalize manufacturing and processing. http://cvote.to/7c
The Pentagon is weighing base closures and military benefits in the face of budget cuts. http://cvote.to/7d
Says it all: Americans reduced debt... More
Rep.-Elect Sean Duffy, WI-7
The votes are in.
And the Catholic vote was decisive.
Republicans took control of the house in a massive sweep, while the Senate remains in the hands of the Democrats by a slim margin.
Early indications suggest the GOP won 53% of the Catholic vote with Democrats garnering 45% of Catholics, according to a CNN exit poll. After losing the Catholic vote by 10 points in 2008... More