It's the beginning of a short week, with a major holiday approaching. So it's slim pickins out there (you know so when we're scraping the CNN barrel). Still, good reading none-the-same. Elections might bump transportation off road (The Daily Press

Will House GOP right the ship? (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Huckabee tells Republicans how to recover (

Could Iowa conservatives undermine GOP in 2012? (Washington Post)

Prop. 8 backers splinter as court fight resumes ( via San Francisco Chronicle)