In Brief – 12.9.2013

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, a possible challenger to Mary Burke for the Dem nomination for WI governor, was injured in a snowy car accident

This is a thing. The far right has some federalist overhauls and has an untested means of implementing it. It’s little more than a vanity exercise.

Obama flack lets slip on Sunday: You can keep your doctor and plan, but only if you’re willing to pay  more

A nice email to a pair of right-wing up-and-comers out of Indy

About the writer: Chris Rochester is editor in chief of Morning Martini. He’s an armchair politico, veteran of several campaigns, and communications specialist. He's the communications director for the MacIver Institute. Commentary here is strictly his own.