Reason Morning Links: Ted Stevens Wins, More Tax Problems for Obama Nominee, Conficker Wimper


– Thus far, Conficker seems to be a dud, but may merely be waiting.

Reports say Obama DOJ will drop the charges against Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska).

– Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, Obama's latest HHS nominee, until recently owed $8,000 in back taxes.

Neocons for Obama?

Your morning "ugh:" Cambridge economist attempts to resurrect the reputation of Smoot-Hawley.

– Special congressional election in upstate New York too close to call.

– Senators urge lifting ban on travel to Cuba.