Keystone Expansion Rejection of the Day: President Obama today rejected the Keystone tar sands pipeline expansion proposal, blaming House Republicans for imposing an "arbitrary" 60-day deadline on the State Department to review the project.
The language inserted into last year's payroll tax legislation required the review to be completed by February 21st.
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Contraceptive Controversy of the Day: President Obama today tried to distance himself somewhat from the Department of Health and Human Service's decision to overrule the FDA's recommendation that girls under 17 be allowed to purchase the Plan B contraceptive -- also known as the "morning-after pill" -- without a prescription.
Note Of Note of the Day: From the Associated Press' Washington-based Assistant Chief of Bureau for photos, J. David Ake:
A protester handed President Barack Obama a note while shaking hands along a rope line in New Hampshire today. Photographer Charlie Dharapak smartly zoomed in so you